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London, Midland & Scottish Fowler class 3F “Jinty”
Great Britain | 1924 | 422 produced
British Railways No. 47476 in June 1957 in front of a mail train
British Railways No. 47476 in June 1957 in front of a mail train
Ben Brooksbank / Fowler 3F 0-6-0T at Derby, turning Royal Mayl coaches on the Chaddesden Loop
ManufacturerW. G. Bagnall, Beardmore, Hunslet, Horwich, North British, Vulcan Foundry
Axle config0-6-0T (Six-coupled) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length35 ft 9 in
Wheelbase16 ft 6 in
Fixed wheelbase16 ft 6 in
Service weight110,880 lbs
Adhesive weight110,880 lbs
Axle load39,648 lbs
Water capacity1,441 us gal
Fuel capacity5,040 lbs (coal)
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power440 hp (328 kW)
Optimal speed13 mph
Starting effort20,830 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter55 in
Boiler pressure160 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 18 x 26 in
Grate area16 sq ft
Firebox area97 sq ft
Tube heating area968.5 sq ft
Evaporative heating area1,065.5 sq ft
Total heating area1,065.5 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
tank locomotive
last changed: 10 2023

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