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Dutch Railways series 4700
Netherlands | 1945 | 35 produced
No. 4703
No. 4703
Het Utrechts Archief
Axle config0-8-0 (Eight-coupled) 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length63 ft 3 1/16 in
Wheelbase16 ft 2 7/8 in
Fixed wheelbase16 ft 2 7/8 in
Service weight164,906 lbs
Adhesive weight164,906 lbs
Total weight266,759 lbs
Axle load41,226 lbs
Water capacity5,944 us gal
Fuel capacity15,432 lbs (coal)
Power sourcesteam
Indicated power1,676 hp (1,250 kW)
Optimal speed23 mph
Top speed43 mph
Starting effort45,530 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter53.2 in
Boiler pressure188 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylindersthree, 19 11/16 x 26 in
Grate area32.5 sq ft
Firebox area132.4 sq ft
Tube heating area1,461.7 sq ft
Evaporative heating area1,594.1 sq ft
Superheater area522 sq ft
Total heating area2,116.2 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
last changed: 08 2023

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