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Paris-Lyon-Méditerranée No. 3401 to 3735
French State Railway 230 A 1 to 327
France | 1901 | 335 produced
No. 3403
No. 3403
J.R. Howden, „The Boys' Book of Locomotives”
Built1901, 1906
ManufacturerHenschel, Borsig, Cockerill, Floridsdorf
Axle config4-6-0 (Ten-wheeler) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length loco37 ft 4 1/16 in
Wheelbase25 ft 10 1/4 in
Fixed wheelbase12 ft 10 3/4 in
Empty weight124,561 lbs
Service weight133,820 lbs
Adhesive weight95,901 lbs
Axle load31,967 lbs
Fuel capacitycoal
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power1,073 hp (800 kW)
Optimal speed37 mph
Top speed59 mph
Starting effort18,699 lbf
with start valve22,439 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter65 in
Boiler pressure218 psi
Expansion typecompound
Cylindersfour, HP: 13 3/8 x 25 9/16 in
and LP: 21 1/4 x 25 9/16 in
Grate area26.7 sq ft
Firebox area134.9 sq ft
Tube heating area2,039.9 sq ft
Evaporative heating area2,174.7 sq ft
Total heating area2,174.7 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
De Glehn compound
last changed: 10 2023

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