On a steam locomotive, a driving wheel is a powered wheel which is driven by the locomotive's pistons (or turbine, in the case of a steam turbine locomotive).
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The Dundee and Newtyle Railway opened in 1831 and was the first railway in the north of Scotland.
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J and C Carmichael was founded in 1810 at Ward Foundry, Sessions Street, Dundee, Scotland.
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The leading wheel or leading axle or pilot wheel of a steam locomotive is an unpowered wheel or axle located in front of the driving wheels.
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A standard-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge of.
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A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.
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On a steam locomotive, a trailing wheel or trailing axle is generally an unpowered wheel or axle (wheelset) located behind the driving wheels.
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In rail transport, a wheel arrangement or wheel configuration is a system of classifying the way in which wheels are distributed under a locomotive.
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The Whyte notation for classifying steam locomotives by wheel arrangement was devised by Frederick Methvan Whyte, and came into use in the early twentieth century following a December 1900 editorial in American Engineer and Railroad Journal.
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