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Mecklenburg Railway Company “Wodan” and “Thor”
Germany | 1866
“Wodan” on a works photo
“Wodan” on a works photo
Built1866, 1869
Axle config0-4-2 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length44 ft 11 5/8 in
Wheelbase13 ft 0 15/16 in
Fixed wheelbase13 ft 0 15/16 in
Empty weight55,997 lbs
Service weight64,375 lbs
Adhesive weight54,454 lbs
Axle load27,227 lbs
Water capacity2,087 us gal
Fuel capacitycoal
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power268 hp (200 kW)
Optimal speed16 mph
Starting effort10,800 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter57.3 in
Boiler pressure119 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 16 x 24 in
Grate area16.4 sq ft
Firebox area68.7 sq ft
Tube heating area820.4 sq ft
Evaporative heating area889.1 sq ft
Total heating area889.1 sq ft
Calculated Values
steam locomotive
last changed: 08 2023

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