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São Paulo Railway No. 15 to 18
Brazil | 1867 | 4 produced
Locomotive Magazine, December 1903

Similar to numbers 13 and 14, numbers 15 to 18 were built by Avonside in 1867 as tender locomotives and later rebuilt to saddle tank locomotives. Compared to the other two machines, they had a leading axle and a shorter wheelbase between the driving axles. Thanks to a smaller coal bunker, they even came to a shorter overall length.

General
Built1867
ManufacturerAvonside
Axle config2-6-0 (Mogul) 
Gauge5 ft 3 in (Irish broad gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length29 ft
Wheelbase16 ft 9 in
Fixed wheelbase11 ft
Fuel capacitycoal
Power
Power sourcesteam
Estimated power300 hp (224 kW)
Optimal speed15 mph
Starting effort13,056 lbf
Power Plant
Driver diameter48 in
Boiler pressure120 psi
Expansion typesimple
Cylinderstwo, 16 x 24 in
Boiler
Calculated Values
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last changed: 07/2023
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