21 relations: A. L. Beattie, Baldwin Locomotive Works, Coal, Firebox (steam engine), Lignite, New Zealand, New Zealand Railways Department, NZR A class (1906), NZR AB class, NZR Q class (1878), Otago, Pacific Ocean, Rail transport, Railway air brake, Scrap, South Island, Steam brake, Waikato, West Coast, New Zealand, Wootten firebox, 4-6-2.
Alfred Luther Beattie (1852 – 2 May 1920), typically referred to as A. L. Beattie, was a pioneering locomotive engineer.
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The Baldwin Locomotive Works was an American builder of railroad locomotives.
Coal (from the Old English term col, which has meant "mineral of fossilized carbon" since the 13th century) is a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock usually occurring in rock strata in layers or veins called coal beds or coal seams.
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In a steam engine, the firebox is the area where the fuel is burned, producing heat to boil the water in the boiler.
Lignite, often referred to as brown coal, is a soft brown combustible sedimentary rock formed from naturally compressed peat.
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New Zealand (Aotearoa) is an island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
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The New Zealand Railways Department, NZR or NZGR (New Zealand Government Railways) and often known as the "Railways", was a government department charged with owning and maintaining New Zealand's railway infrastructure and operating the railway system.
The A class were steam locomotives built in 1906 with a 4-6-2 wheel arrangement for New Zealand's national railway network, and described by some as the most handsome engines to run on New Zealand rails.
The NZR AB class was a class of 4-6-2 Pacific tender steam locomotive that operated on New Zealand's national railway system.
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The NZR Q class were a pair of 2-4-4T type tank engines built by Rogers Locomotive and Machine Works in New Jersey.
Otago is a region of New Zealand in the south of the South Island administered by the Otago Regional Council.
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The Pacific Ocean is the largest of the Earth's oceanic divisions.
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Rail transport is a means of conveyance of passengers and goods, by way of wheeled vehicles running on rails.
A railway air brake is a railway brake power braking system with compressed air as the operating medium.
Scrap consists of recyclable materials left over from product manufacturing and consumption, such as parts of vehicles, building supplies, and surplus materials.
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The South Island or Te Waipounamu is the larger of the two major islands of New Zealand, the other being the smaller but more populous North Island.
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A steam brake is a type of brake for steam locomotives and their tenders, whereby a steam cylinder works directly on the brake linkages.
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Waikato is a local government region of the upper North Island of New Zealand.
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The West Coast (Te Tai Poutini) is a region of New Zealand on the west coast of the South Island, one of the more remote and most sparsely populated areas of the country.
The Wootten firebox is a type of firebox used on steam locomotives.
In the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, represents the wheel arrangement of four leading wheels on two axles, usually in a leading bogie, six powered and coupled driving wheels on three axles, and two trailing wheels on one axle, usually in a trailing truck.
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