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Garratt

A Garratt is a type of steam locomotive that is articulated into three parts. [1]

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Africa

Africa is the world's second-largest and second-most-populous continent.

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Algerian War

The Algerian War, also known as the Algerian War of Independence or the Algerian Revolution (Berber: Tagrawla Tadzayrit; الثورة الجزائرية Al-thawra Al-Jazaa'iriyya; Guerre d'Algérie or Révolution algérienne) was a war between France and the Algerian independence movements from 1954 to 1962, which led to Algeria gaining its independence from France.

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Argentina

Argentina, officially the Argentine Republic (República Argentina), is a federal republic located in southeastern South America.

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Argentine North Eastern Railway

The Argentine North Eastern Railway (ANER) (in Spanish: Ferrocarril Noreste Argentino) was a British-owned railway company, founded in 1887, that operated a railway network in the provinces of Entre Ríos, Corrientes and Misiones in Argentina.

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Articulated locomotive

Articulated locomotive usually means a steam locomotive with one or more engine units which can move independent of the main frame.

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Asia

Asia is the Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the eastern and northern hemispheres.

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Assam Bengal Railway

The Assam Bengal Railway was one of the pioneering railway companies in British India.

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Australia

Australia (colloquially), officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is an Oceanian country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands.

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Australian Railway History

Australian Railway History (formerly the ARHS Bulletin, or pre-1952, the Australasian Railway and Locomotive Historical Society Bulletin), is a magazine covering railway history in Australia.

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Australian Standard Garratt

The Australian Standard Garratt (ASG) was a Garratt steam locomotive designed in Australia during the Second World War, and used on narrow gauge railway systems in Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania.

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Babcock & Wilcox

Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises is an American power generation company headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. On June 30, 2015, Babcock & Wilcox completed a spinoff from BWX Technologies, its former parent which is now headquartered in Lynchburg, Virginia. The two companies began trading separately on July 1. The company previously known as The Babcock & Wilcox Company provided design, engineering, manufacturing, construction and facilities management services to nuclear, renewable, fossil power, industrial and government customers worldwide. B&W's boilers supply more than 300,000 megawatts of installed capacity in over 90 countries around the world. A reactor from B&W was destroyed by a nuclear meltdown in the Three Mile Island accident. During World War II, over half of the US Navy fleet was powered by Babcock & Wilcox boilers. The company has its headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina. It has major operations in Lynchburg, Virginia; Barberton, Ohio; Euclid, Ohio; Lancaster, Ohio; West Point, Mississippi; Mount Vernon, Indiana; Oak Ridge, Tennessee; Erwin, Tennessee; Amarillo, Texas; Cambridge, Ontario; the Danish city of Esbjerg; and the German city of Straubing. B&W also has joint major joint venture companies in Beijing and the Indian city of Pune.http://pdf.secdatabase.com/917/0001193125-12-089188.pdf B&W employs approximately 12,700 people, in addition to approximately 10,400 joint venture employees. The company was founded in 1867 by Stephen Wilcox and George Babcock as Babcock, Wilcox & Company to manufacture and market Wilcox’s patented water tube boiler. B&W's list of innovations and firsts include the world’s first installed utility boiler (1881); manufacture of boilers to power New York City’s first subway (1902); first pulverized coal power plant (1918); design and manufacture of components for the USS Nautilus, the world’s first nuclear-powered submarine (1953-55); the first supercritical pressure coal-fired boiler (1957); design and supply of reactors for the first U.S. built nuclear-powered surface ship, the NS Savannah (1961).

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Bahía Blanca

Bahía Blanca is a city located in the south-west of the province of Buenos Aires, Argentina, by the Atlantic Ocean, and is the seat of government of Bahía Blanca Partido.

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Bengal Nagpur Railway

The Bengal Nagpur Railway was one of the companies which pioneered development of the railways in eastern and central India.

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Benguela railway

The Benguela railway (Caminho de Ferro de Benguela (CFB)) connects the Atlantic port of Lobito, Angola, to the eastern border town of Luau.

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Beyer, Peacock and Company

Beyer, Peacock and Company was an English railway Locomotive manufacturer with a factory in Gorton, Manchester.

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Boiler

A boiler is a closed vessel in which water or other fluid is heated.

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Boston Lodge

This article is about the locomotive works.

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Bressingham Steam and Gardens

Bressingham Steam & Gardens is a steam museum and gardens located at Bressingham (adjacent to a Wyevale garden centre), west of Diss in Norfolk, England.

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Buenos Aires and Pacific Railway

The Buenos Aires and Pacific Railway (BA&P) (in Spanish: Ferrocarril Buenos Aires al Pacífico) was one of the Big Four broad gauge,, British-owned companies that built and operated railway networks in Argentina.

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Buenos Aires Great Southern Railway

The Buenos Aires Great Southern Railway (BAGS) (Ferrocarril del Sud) was one of the Big Four broad gauge,, British-owned companies that built and operated railway networks in Argentina.

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Buenos Aires Midland Railway

The Buenos Aires Midland Railway (BAM) was a British-owned railway company which operated in Argentina, where it was known as Ferrocarril Midland de Buenos Aires.

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Bulawayo Railway Museum

Bulawayo Railway Museum is a museum next to Bulawayo railway station in Zimbabwe, with several exhibits of the history of railways in Zimbabwe and Rhodesia.

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Córdoba Central Railway

The Córdoba Central Railway (CCR) (in Spanish: Ferrocarril Central Córdoba) was a British-owned railway company, founded in 1887, that operated a railway network in Argentina which extended from Buenos Aires, north west via Rosario and Córdoba, to Tucumán.

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Collection (artwork)

A museum is distinguished by a collection of often unique objects that forms the core of its activities for exhibitions, education, research, etc.

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Compound locomotive

A compound locomotive is a steam locomotive which is powered by a compound engine, a type of steam engine where steam is expanded in two or more phases.

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Crowes railway line

The Crowes railway line was a narrow gauge railway located in the Otway Ranges in south-western Victoria, Australia, running from the main line to Port Fairy at Colac to Beech Forest and later Crowes.

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Cylinder (engine)

A cylinder is the central working part of a reciprocating engine or pump, the space in which a piston travels.

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Dandenong Ranges

The Dandenong Ranges (commonly just the Dandenongs) are a set of low mountain ranges, rising to 633 metres at Mount Dandenong, approximately 35 km east of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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Darjeeling Himalayan Railway

The Darjeeling Himalayan Railway, also known as the "Toy Train", is a narrow gauge railway that runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling in the Indian state of West Bengal, India.

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Darwin, Northern Territory

Darwin is the capital city of the Northern Territory, Australia.

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DHR D Class

The DHR D Class was a gauge Garratt-type articulated steam locomotive used on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (DHR) in West Bengal, India.

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Donbass

The Donbass (Донба́сс) or Donbas (Донбас) is a historical, cultural, and economic region in eastern Ukraine.

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EAR 58 class

The EAR 58 class was a class of gauge Garratt-type articulated steam locomotives built by Beyer, Peacock & Co. in Manchester, England, in 1949.

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EAR 59 class

The EAR 59 class was a class of oil-fired gauge Garratt-type articulated steam locomotives.

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East African Railways and Harbours Corporation

The East African Railways and Harbours Corporation (EAR&H) was formed in 1948 for the new East African High Commission by merging the Kenya and Uganda Railways and Harbours with the Tanganyika Railway of the Tanganyika Territory.

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Entre Ríos Railway

The Entre Ríos Railway (ERR) (in Spanish: Ferrocarril Entre Ríos) was a British-owned railway company that built and operated a railway network in Entre Ríos Province, between the rivers Uruguay and Paraná, in Argentina.

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Europe

Europe is a continent that comprises the westernmost part of Eurasia.

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Euskalduna

Euskalduna de Construcción y Reparación de Buques de Bilbao (shortened to Euskalduna) was an engineering company specialising in ship construction, later rail and road vehicles.

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Fairlie locomotive

A Fairlie is a type of articulated steam locomotive that has the driving wheels on bogies.

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Ffestiniog Railway

The Ffestiniog Railway (Rheilffordd Ffestiniog) is a narrow gauge heritage railway, located in Gwynedd, Wales.

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Firebox (steam engine)

In a steam engine, the firebox is the area where the fuel is burned, producing heat to boil the water in the boiler.

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Fuel

Fuels are any materials that store potential energy in forms that can be practicably released and used for work or as heat energy.

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General Pico

General Pico is a city located in the north-east of La Pampa Province, Argentina.

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Germiston

Germiston is a city in the East Rand of Gauteng in South Africa.

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Golwé locomotive

Golwé locomotive The Golwé was a type of articulated steam locomotive manufactured in Belgium for use in French West African colonies.

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Government of Tasmania

The form of the Government of Tasmania is prescribed in its Constitution, which dates from 1856, although it has been amended many times since then.

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Gresley conjugated valve gear

The Gresley conjugated valve gear is a valve gear for steam locomotives designed by Sir Nigel Gresley, chief mechanical engineer of the LNER, assisted by Harold Holcroft.

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Hanomag

Hanomag (Hannoversche Maschinenbau AG) was a German producer of steam locomotives, tractors, trucks and military vehicles in Hanover.

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Henschel & Son

Henschel & Son (Henschel und Sohn) was a German company, located in Kassel, best known during the 20th century as a maker of transportation equipment, including locomotives, trucks, buses and trolleybuses, and armoured fighting vehicles and weapons.

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Herbert William Garratt

Herbert William Garratt (8 June 1864 – 25 September 1913) was an English mechanical engineer and the inventor of the Garratt system of articulated locomotives.

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Heritage railway

A heritage railway is a railway kept to carry living history rail traffic in order to re-create or preserve railway scenes of the past.

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Hunslet Engine Company

The Hunslet Engine Company was founded in 1864 in Hunslet, Leeds, England.

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Industrial railway

An industrial railway is a type of railway (usually private) that is not available for public transportation and is used exclusively to serve a particular industrial, logistics or military site.

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Kenya

Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya, is a country in Africa and a founding member of the East African Community (EAC).

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Kitson and Company

Kitson and Company was a locomotive manufacturer based in Hunslet, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.

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Krupp

The Krupp family (see pronunciation), a prominent 400-year-old German dynasty from Essen, have become famous for their production of steel, artillery, ammunition, and other armaments.

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KUR EC3 class

The KUR EC3 class, later known as the EAR 57 class, was a class of gauge Garratt-type articulated steam locomotives.

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Light railway

Light railway is a railway built at lower costs and to lower standards than typical "heavy rail"; it uses lighter-weight track, and is more steeply graded and tightly curved to avoid civil engineering costs.

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Limburg (Netherlands)

Limburg (Dutch and Limburgish: (Nederlands-)Limburg; Limbourg) is the southernmost of the 12 provinces of the Netherlands.

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List of common carrier freight railroads in the United States

About 650 railroads operate common carrier freight service in the United States.

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Livio Dante Porta

Livio Dante Porta (March 21, 1922 – June 10, 2003) was an Argentine steam locomotive engineer.

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Lleida

Lleida (Lérida) is a city in the west of Catalonia, Spain, capital city of the province of Lleida.

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LMS Garratt

The London Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS) Garratt was a class of Garratt 2-6-0+0-6-2 steam locomotive designed for heavy freight.

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LNER Class U1

The London and North Eastern Railway Class U1 was a solitary 2-8-0+0-8-2 Beyer-Garratt locomotive designed for banking coal trains over the Worsborough Bank, a steeply graded line in South Yorkshire and part of the Woodhead Route.

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Locomotive frame

A locomotive frame is the structure that forms the backbone of the railway locomotive, giving it strength and supporting the superstructure elements such as a cab, boiler or bodywork.

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London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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London and North Eastern Railway

The London and North Eastern Railway (LNER) was the second largest of the "Big Four" railway companies created by the Railways Act 1921 in Britain.

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London, Midland and Scottish Railway

The London, Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS)It has been argued that the initials LMSR should be used to be consistent with LNER, GWR and SR.

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Luanda Railway

| | Angola railway network 1067mm gauge tracks, 610mm gauge tracks --> The Luanda Railway (sometimes called Angola Railway) is a 424 km single-track. Cape gauge railway line from the Angolan capital Luanda to Malanje for normal passenger and freight service. The line is operated by the state owned company Caminho de Ferro de Luanda E.P., short CFL EP.

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Mallet locomotive

The Mallet Locomotive is a type of articulated steam railway locomotive, invented by the Swiss engineer Anatole Mallet (1837 - 1919).

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Melbourne

Melbourne is the capital and most populous city in the Australian state of Victoria, and the second most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

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Metre gauge railway

Metre gauge is the system of narrow gauge railways and tramways with a track gauge of.

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Meyer locomotive

A Meyer locomotive is a type of articulated locomotive.

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Moçâmedes Railway

The Moçâmedes Railway is a 907 km railway line in Angola, between Namibe (which was called Moçâmedes until 1985) and Menongue in Cuando Cubango province.

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Nairobi Railway Museum

The Nairobi Railway Museum is a railway museum in Nairobi, Kenya, adjacent to Nairobi railway station.

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Narrow gauge lines of the Victorian Railways

The former Victorian Railways, the state railway authority in Victoria, Australia built a number of experimental narrow gauge lines around the beginning of the 20th century.

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Narrow-gauge railway

A narrow-gauge railway (or narrow-gauge railroad) is a railway with a track gauge narrower than the of standard gauge railways.

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National Railway Museum

The National Railway Museum (NRM) is a museum in York forming part of the British Science Museum Group of National Museums and telling the story of rail transport in Britain and its impact on society.

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Nepal Government Railway

The Nepal Government Railway (abbreviation: NGR) was Nepal's first railway.

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New South Wales AD60 class locomotive

The AD60 class were Beyer-Garratt patent articulated four-cylinder, simple, non-condensing, coal-fired superheated, 4-8-4+4-8-4 heavy goods steam locomotives built by Beyer, Peacock and Company for the New South Wales Government Railways in Australia.

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New South Wales Government Railways

The New South Wales Government Railways (NSWGR) was the agency of the Government of New South Wales that administered rail transport in New South Wales, Australia between 1855 and 1915.

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North British Locomotive Company

The North British Locomotive Company (NBL, NB Loco or North British) was created in 1903 through the merger of three Glasgow locomotive manufacturing companies; Sharp, Stewart and Company (Atlas Works), Neilson, Reid and Company (Hyde Park Works) and Dübs and Company (Queens Park Works), creating the largest locomotive manufacturing company in Europe and the British Empire.

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North East Dundas Tramway

The North East Dundas Tramway (NEDT) was a narrow gauge tramway on West Coast Tasmania that ran between Zeehan and Deep Lead (now Williamsford).

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NZR G class (1928)

The NZR G class was a type of Garratt steam locomotive used in New Zealand, the only such Garratt type steam locomotives ever used by New Zealand Government Railways.

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Puffing Billy Railway

The Puffing Billy Railway is a narrow gauge heritage railway in the Dandenong Ranges near Melbourne, Australia.

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Queensland Beyer-Garratt class

The Queensland Beyer-Garratt class locomotive was a 4-8-2+2-8-4 steam locomotive of the Queensland Railways.

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Queensland Rail

Queensland Rail, also known as QR, is a railway operator in Queensland, Australia.

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Rail transport in Mauritius

There were, as of 2013, no operational railways in Mauritius.

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RailwaysAfrica

Railways Africa is the leading if not only publication covering railways in Africa and the Middle East.

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Renfe Operadora

Renfe Operadora is the state-owned company which operates freight and passenger trains on the 1668-mm "Iberian gauge", 1435-mm "European gauge" and 1000-mm "Metre Gauge" networks of the Spanish national railway infrastructure company ADIF (Administrador de Infraestructuras Ferroviarias—Railway Infrastructure Administration).

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Rhodesia

Rhodesia, commonly known from 1970 onwards as the Republic of Rhodesia, was an unrecognised state in southern Africa from 1965 to 1979, equivalent in territorial terms to modern Zimbabwe.

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Rhodesia Railways 15th class

The Rhodesia Railways 15th class (later Zambian Railways and National Railways of Zimbabwe 15th classes), was the second-largest class of Garratt locomotives, with 74 locomotives built.

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Rhodesia Railways 20th class

The Rhodesia Railways 20th class, later Zambia Railways and National Railways of Zimbabwe 20th classes, were among the largest and most powerful steam locomotives in the southern hemisphere.

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Rockhampton

Rockhampton is a city and local government area in Queensland, Australia.

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São Paulo Railway Company

The São Paulo Railway Company (SPR, nickname Ingleza, transl.: The English) was a privately owned British railway company in Brazil, which operated the gauge railway from the seaport at Santos via São Paulo to Jundiaí.

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Sierra Leone Government Railway

The Sierra Leone Government Railway operated in the West African country of Sierra Leone from 1897 to 1974.

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Smokebox

A smokebox is one of the major basic parts of a steam locomotive exhaust system.

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Société Franco-Belge

The “Société Franco-Belge” was a French/Belgian engineering firm that specialised in the construction of railway vehicles and their components and accessories.

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South African Class GE 2-8-2+2-8-2

The South African Class GE 2-8-2+2-8-2 of 1925 is a South African steam locomotive from the South African Railways era.

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South African Class GL 4-8-2+2-8-4

The South African Class GL 4-8-2+2-8-4 of 1929 is a South African steam locomotive from the South African Railways era.

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South African Class NG G16 2-6-2+2-6-2

The South African Railways Class NG G16 2-6-2+2-6-2 of 1937 is a narrow gauge steam locomotive.

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South America

South America is a continent located in the Western Hemisphere, mostly in the Southern Hemisphere, with a relatively small portion in the Northern Hemisphere.

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Southern Fuegian Railway

The Southern Fuegian Railway or the Train of the End of the World (Ferrocarril Austral Fueguino (FCAF) or El Tren del Fin del Mundo) is a gauge steam railway in Tierra del Fuego Province, Argentina.

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Standard gauge

The standard gauge (also Stephenson gauge after George Stephenson, International gauge or normal gauge) is a widely used railway track gauge.

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Steam

Steam is water in the gas phase, which is formed when water boils.

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Steam engine

A steam engine is a heat engine that performs mechanical work using steam as its working fluid.

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Steam locomotive

A steam locomotive is a railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.

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Subsidiary

A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company"daughter company.

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Tank locomotive

A tank locomotive or tank engine is a steam locomotive that carries its water in one or more on-board water tanks, instead of a more traditional tender.

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Tasmanian Government Railways

The Tasmanian Government Railways (TGR) was the former operator of the mainline railways in Tasmania, Australia.

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Texas

Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second most populous and second largest state of the United States of America.

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TGR K class

The Tasmanian Government Railways (TGR) K Class was a class of steam locomotive.

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TGR M class

The Tasmanian Government Railways (TGR) M Class is a design of 4-6-2 steam locomotive built by Robert Stephenson and Hawthorns in 1952.

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Toay

Toay is a town in La Pampa Province in Argentina.

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Tractive effort

Tractive effort is the force generated by a vehicle's engine or motor in order to generate motion through tractive force.

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Tram

A tram (also known as tramcar; and in North America known as streetcar, trolley or trolley car), is a rail vehicle which runs on tracks along public urban streets (called street running), and also sometimes on a segregated right of way.

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Transandine Railway

The Transandine Railway (in Spanish: Ferrocarril Trasandino) was a combined rack (Abt system) and adhesion railway which operated from Mendoza in Argentina, across the Andes mountain range via the Uspallata Pass, to Santa Rosa de Los Andes in Chile, a distance of 248 km.

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Transnet Freight Rail

Transnet Freight Rail is a South African rail transport company, formerly known as Spoornet.

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Tres Arroyos

Tres Arroyos is a city in Buenos Aires Province, Argentina.

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Ushuaia

Ushuaia is the capital of Tierra del Fuego, Antártida e Islas del Atlántico Sur Province, Argentina.

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Valve gear

The valve gear of a steam engine is the mechanism that operates the inlet and exhaust valves to admit steam into the cylinder and allow exhaust steam to escape, respectively, at the correct points in the cycle.

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Victorian Railways

The Victorian Railways operated in the Australian state of Victoria from 1859 to 1983.

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Victorian Railways G class

The G class Garratt locomotives were built for the Victorian Railways 2 ft 6 in gauge branch lines.

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WAGR Msa class

The WAGR Msa class was a class of gauge Garratt-type articulated steam locomotives.

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Wales

Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain, bordered by England to its east, the Irish Sea to its north and west, and the Bristol Channel to its south.

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Walhalla railway line

The Walhalla railway line was a narrow gauge railway located in Gippsland, Victoria, Australia.

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Walschaerts valve gear

The Walschaerts valve gear is a type of valve gear invented by Belgian railway mechanical engineer Egide Walschaerts in 1844 used to regulate the flow of steam to the pistons in steam engines.

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War Department (United Kingdom)

The War Department was the United Kingdom government department responsible for the supply of equipment to the armed forces of the United Kingdom and the pursuance of military activity.

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Welsh Highland Railway

The Welsh Highland Railway (WHR) or Rheilffordd Eryri is a long, restored narrow gauge heritage railway in the Welsh county of Gwynedd, operating from Caernarfon to Porthmadog, and passing through a number of popular tourist destinations including Beddgelert and the Aberglaslyn Pass.

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Western Australian Government Railways

Western Australian Government Railways (WAGR) was the operator of railway services in the state of Western Australia between October 1890 and June 2003.

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Woodhead Tunnel

The Woodhead Tunnels are three parallel trans-Pennine long railway tunnels on the Woodhead Line, a former major rail link from Manchester to Sheffield in Northern England.

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World War II

World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.

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York

York is a historic walled city at the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss in North Yorkshire, England, and is the traditional county town of Yorkshire to which it gives its name.

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Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe, officially the Republic of Zimbabwe, is a landlocked country located in southern Africa, between the Zambezi and Limpopo Rivers.

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0-4-0+0-4-0

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, the is an articulated locomotive, usually of the Garratt type.

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0-6-0+0-6-0

A 0-6-0+0-6-0 wheel arrangement in the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives was used on Garratt, Meyer and Kitson-Meyer articulated locomotives.

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2-4-0+0-4-2

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, the is an articulated locomotive, usually of the Garratt type.

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2-4-2+2-4-2

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, the is a Garratt articulated locomotive.

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2-6-0+0-6-2

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, a is a Garratt articulated locomotive using a pair of 2-6-0 power units back to back, with the boiler and cab suspended between them.

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2-6-2+2-6-2

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, a is an articulated locomotive using a pair of power units back to back, with the boiler and cab suspended between them.

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2-6-6-2

Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, a is a locomotive with one pair of unpowered leading wheels, followed by two sets of three pairs of powered driving wheels, and one pair of trailing wheels.

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2-8-0+0-8-2

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, the is a Garratt articulated locomotive.

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2-8-2+2-8-2

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, a is an articulated locomotive using a pair of power units back to back, with the boiler and cab suspended between them.

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2-8-8-4

Under the Whyte notation a 2-8-8-4 is a steam locomotive with two leading wheels, two sets of eight driving wheels, and a four-wheel trailing truck.

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4-4-2+2-4-4

A 4-4-2+2-4-4, in the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, is a Garratt articulated locomotive.

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4-6-0+0-6-4

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, the is a Garratt articulated locomotive.

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4-6-2+2-6-4

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, a is a Garratt or Union Garratt articulated locomotive using a pair of engine units back to back, with the boiler and cab suspended between them.

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4-6-4+4-6-4

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, the is a Garratt articulated locomotive.

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4-8-0+0-8-4

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, the is a Garratt articulated locomotive.

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4-8-2+2-8-4

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, a is a Garratt articulated locomotive using a pair of engine units back to back, with the boiler and cab suspended between them.

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4-8-4+4-8-4

In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives by wheel arrangement, the is a Garratt articulated locomotive.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Garratt

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