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Western & Atlantic “The Texas”
United States | 1856 | only one produced
"The Texas" in April 2017 at the North Carolina Transportation Museum
"The Texas" in April 2017 at the North Carolina Transportation Museum
KECN
General
Built1856
ManufacturerCooke
Axle config4-4-0 (American) 
Gauge5 ft (Broad gauge), 4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Wheelbase20 ft 6 in
Fixed wheelbase7 ft
Adhesive weight31,965 lbs
Axle load16,095 lbs
Fuel capacitywood
Power
Power sourcesteam
Starting effort8,858 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter57 in
Boiler pressure120 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 15 x 22 in
Boiler
Calculated Values
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passenger
freight
last changed: 08 2023
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