94 relations: Ambarawa, Ambarawa Railway Museum, Baldwin Locomotive Works, Bay of Plenty, Beyer, Peacock and Company, Branch line, Caledonian Railway, Cape Horn, Cape Town, Cape Town Railway & Dock 0-4-0T, Cape Town Railway & Dock 0-4-2, Compound locomotive, Dickson Manufacturing Company, Driving wheel, East Coast Main Trunk, Emperor Ferdinand Northern Railway, Featherston, New Zealand, Fell Locomotive Museum, Fell mountain railway system, Finnish Steam Locomotive Class B1, George Armstrong (engineer), German South West Africa, Germany, Glasgow and South Western Railway, Goldfields Railway, GWR 1400 Class, H.K. Porter, Inc., Heritage objects (South Africa), Jones, Turner and Evans, KFNB Minotaurus and Ajax, Kingdom of Hawaii, Kitson and Company, LB&SCR B1 class, LB&SCR D1 class, Leading wheel, Liverpool and Manchester Railway, LMR 57 Lion, Locomotives of New Zealand, London and South Western Railway, London, Brighton and South Coast Railway, Magelang, Manchester, Maschinenfabrik Esslingen, Mixed-traffic locomotive, Namaqualand 0-4-2IST Caledonia, Namaqualand 0-4-2ST Pioneer, Namaqualand 0-4-2T Britannia, National Museum of American History, Netherlands-South African Railway Company, New Zealand Railways Department, ..., NZASM 19 Tonner 0-4-2T, NZASM 32 Tonner 0-4-2RT, NZR C class (1873), NZR H class, Oahu, Okiep, Olomana (locomotive), Orenstein & Koppel, Peckett and Sons, Pinion, Port Alfred, Port Nolloth, Push–pull train, Rack railway, Rimutaka Incline, Robert Stephenson, Robert Stephenson and Company, Saxonia (locomotive), South African Class NG2 0-4-2ST, Standard-gauge railway, Stanhope and Tyne Railway, Steam locomotive, Stockerau, Sumatra, Tank locomotive, Technisches Museum Wien, Trailing wheel, Tramway (industrial), Transvaal Colony, Vienna, Waihi, Waikino, Wairarapa Line, Waterval Boven, Waterval Onder, Wellington, Western Cape, Wheel arrangement, Whyte notation, William Stroudley, World War I, Yogyakarta, 0-4-0, 2-2-2, 3 ft 6 in gauge railways. Expand index (44 more) » « Shrink index
Ambarawa is a town (and administratively, a subdistrict of the Semarang Regency) located between the city of Semarang and Salatiga in Central Java, Indonesia.
The Ambarawa Railway Museum, (Museum Kereta Api Ambarawa) is a museum located in Ambarawa in Central Java, Indonesia.
The Baldwin Locomotive Works was an American manufacturer of railroad locomotives from 1825 to 1956.
The Bay of Plenty (Te Moana-a-Toi) is a large bight in the northern coast of New Zealand's North Island.
Beyer, Peacock and Company was an English railway locomotive manufacturer with a factory in Gorton, Manchester.
A branch line is a secondary railway line which branches off a more important through route, usually a main line.
The Caledonian Railway (CR) was a major Scottish railway company.
Cape Horn (Cabo de Hornos) is the southernmost headland of the Tierra del Fuego archipelago of southern Chile, and is located on the small Hornos Island.
Cape Town (Kaapstad,; Xhosa: iKapa) is a coastal city in South Africa.
The Cape Town Railway & Dock 0-4-0T of 1859 was a South African steam locomotive from the pre-Union era in the Cape of Good Hope, and the first locomotive in South Africa.
The Cape Town Railway & Dock 0-4-2 of 1860 was a South African steam locomotive from the pre-Union era in the Cape of Good Hope.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
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 stages.
Dickson Manufacturing Company was an American manufacturer of boilers, blowing engines and steam engines used in various industries but most known in railway steam locomotives.
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).
| The East Coast Main Trunk (ECMT) is a railway line in the North Island of New Zealand, originally running between Hamilton and Taneatua via Tauranga, connecting the Waikato with the Bay of Plenty.
The Emperor Ferdinand Northern Railway (Kaiser Ferdinands-Nordbahn, KFNB; Severní dráha císaře Ferdinanda, SDCF) was the name of a former railway company during the time of the Austrian Empire.
Featherston (Maori: Kaiwaewae) is a town in the South Wairarapa District, in the Wellington Region of New Zealand's North Island.
The Fell Locomotive Museum in Featherston, New Zealand, exhibits the only remaining steam-powered Fell railway locomotive in the world.
The Fell system was the first third-rail system for railways that were too steep to be worked by adhesion on the two running rails alone.
The Finnish Steam Locomotive Class B1 is an 0-4-2 saddle tank locomotive, built by Beyer, Peacock and Company, at their Gorton Foundry, Manchester, England.
George Armstrong (5 April 1822 – 11 July 1901) was in charge of standard gauge steam locomotives for the Great Western Railway at Stafford Road Works, Wolverhampton from 1864 to 1897.
German South West Africa (Deutsch-Südwestafrika) was a colony of the German Empire from 1884 until 1919.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
The Glasgow and South Western Railway (G&SWR) was a railway company in Scotland.
The Goldfields Railway is a heritage railway that operates between Waihi and Waikino in the Bay of Plenty region of New Zealand's North Island.
The GWR 1400 Class is a class of steam locomotive designed by the Great Western Railway for branch line passenger work.
H.K. Porter, Inc. (Porter) manufactured light-duty railroad locomotives in the US, starting in 1866.
Heritage objects in South Africa are objects or collections formally declared as such by the South African Heritage Resource Agency in order to control their export.
Jones, Turner and Evans was a locomotive manufacturer in Newton-le-Willows, England from 1837, known as Jones and Potts between 1844 and 1852.
The Minotaurus and Ajax were a pair of 0-4-2 steam locomotives purchased by the Kaiser Ferdinands-Nordbahn (KFNB) – Emperor Ferdinand Northern Railway from Jones, Turner and Evans of Newton-le-Willows, England in 1841; Minotaurus has been scrapped, Ajax survives and is believed to be the oldest preserved steam locomotive on the European mainland and is currently exhibited at the Technisches Museum Wien (Vienna Technical Museum).
The Kingdom of Hawaiʻi originated in 1795 with the unification of the independent islands of Hawaiʻi, Oʻahu, Maui, Molokaʻi, and Lānaʻi under one government.
Kitson and Company was a locomotive manufacturer based in Hunslet, Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway B1 Class is a class of 0-4-2 express passenger steam locomotives, known from the name of the first, No.
The LB&SCR D1 class were powerful 0-4-2 suburban passenger tank locomotives, designed by William Stroudley of the London Brighton and South Coast Railway in 1873.
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.
The Liverpool and Manchester Railway (L&MR) was a railway opened on 15 September 1830 between the Lancashire towns of Liverpool and Manchester in England.
The Liverpool and Manchester Railway (LMR) 57 Lion is an early 0-4-2 steam locomotive, which had a top speed of and could pull up to 200 tons (203 tonnes).
Locomotives of New Zealand is a complete list of all locomotive classes that operate or have operated on New Zealand's national railway network.
The London and South Western Railway (LSWR) was a railway company in England from 1838 to 1922.
The London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR; known also as "the Brighton line", "the Brighton Railway" or the Brighton) was a railway company in the United Kingdom from 1846 to 1922.
Magelang is one of six cities in Central Java, each of which is governed by a mayor rather than a bupati.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
Maschinenfabrik Esslingen (ME), was a German engineering firm that manufactured locomotives, tramways, railway wagons, roll-blocks, technical equipment for the railways, (turntables and traversers), bridges, steel structures, pumps and boilers.
A mixed-traffic locomotive is one designed to be capable of hauling both passenger trains and freight trains.
The Cape Copper Company 0-4-2IST Caledonia of 1904 was a South African steam locomotive from the pre-Union era in the Cape of Good Hope.
The Namaqua Copper Company Pioneer of 1901 was a South African steam locomotive from the pre-Union era in the Cape of Good Hope.
The Cape Copper Company 0-4-2T Britannia of 1905 was a South African steam locomotive from the pre-Union era in the Cape of Good Hope.
The National Museum of American History: Kenneth E. Behring Center collects, preserves, and displays the heritage of the United States in the areas of social, political, cultural, scientific, and military history.
The Netherlands-South African Railway Company (Nederlandsche Zuid-Afrikaansche Spoorwegmaatschappij) or NZASM (also sometimes called ZASM in South Africa) was a railway company established in 1887.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
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 NZASM 19 Tonner 0-4-2T of 1891 was a South African steam locomotive from the pre-Union era in Transvaal.
The NZASM 32 Tonner 0-4-2RT of 1894 was a South African steam locomotive from the pre-Union era in Transvaal.
C class tank locomotives operated on New Zealand's national rail network during its infancy.
The NZR H class locomotive was a unique class of locomotive used by the New Zealand Railways Department on the famous Rimutaka Incline, the section of 1 in 15 (6.67 %) gradient between Cross Creek and Summit, over the Rimutaka Ranges.
O‘ahu (often anglicized Oahu) known as "The Gathering Place" is the third-largest of the Hawaiian Islands.
Okiep is a small town in the Northern Cape province of South Africa, and was in the 1870s ranked as having the richest copper mine in the world.
The Olomana is a narrow gauge 0-4-2 saddle tank locomotive in the Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, on loan from the Smithsonian Institution.
Orenstein & Koppel (normally abbreviated to "O&K") was a major German engineering company specialising in railway vehicles, escalators, and heavy equipment.
Peckett and Sons was a locomotive manufacturer at the Atlas Locomotive Works on Deep Pit Road between Fishponds and St. George, Bristol, England.
A pinion is a round gear—usually to the smaller of two meshed gears—used in several applications, including drivetrain and rack and pinion systems.
Port Alfred is a small town with a population of just under 26,000 in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
Port Nolloth is a town and small domestic seaport in the Namaqualand region on the northwestern coast of South Africa, northwest of Springbok.
Push–pull is a configuration for locomotive-hauled trains, allowing them to be driven from either end of the train, whether having a locomotive at each end or not.
A rack railway (also rack-and-pinion railway, cog railway, or cogwheel railway) is a steep grade railway with a toothed rack rail, usually between the running rails.
The Rimutaka Incline was a, gauge railway line on an average grade of 1-in-15 using the Fell system between Summit and Cross Creek stations on the original Wairarapa Line in the Wairarapa district of New Zealand.
Robert Stephenson FRS (16 October 1803 – 12 October 1859) was an early railway and civil engineer.
Robert Stephenson and Company was a locomotive manufacturing company founded in 1823.
The locomotive Saxonia was operated by the Leipzig–Dresden Railway Company (Leipzig–Dresdner Eisenbahn-Compagnie or LDE) and was the first practical working steam locomotive built in Germany.
The South African Railways Class NG2 0-4-2ST of 1897 was a narrow-gauge steam locomotive from the pre-Union era in Transvaal.
A standard-gauge railway is a railway with a track gauge of.
The Stanhope and Tyne Railway was an early British mineral railway, that ran from Stanhope in County Durham, to South Shields at the mouth of the River Tyne.
A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.
Stockerau is a town in the district of Korneuburg in Lower Austria, Austria.
Sumatra is an Indonesian island in Southeast Asia that is part of the Sunda Islands.
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.
The Technisches Museum Wien (German for Vienna Technical Museum) lies in Vienna (Austria), in Penzing district, on the Mariahilferstraße 212.
On a steam locomotive, a trailing wheel or trailing axle is generally an unpowered wheel or axle (wheelset) located behind the driving wheels.
Tramways (not to be confused with a system of passenger carrying trams) are lightly laid railways, sometimes worked without locomotives.
The Transvaal Colony was the name used to refer to the Transvaal region during the period of direct British rule and military occupation between the end of the Anglo-Boer War in 1902 when the South African Republic was dissolved, and the establishment of the Union of South Africa in 1910.
Vienna (Wien) is the federal capital and largest city of Austria and one of the nine states of Austria.
Waihi is a town in Hauraki District in the North Island of New Zealand, especially notable for its history as a gold mine town.
Waikino is a small town situated in the North Island of New Zealand nestled in the Southern end of a gorge alongside the Ohinemuri River, between Waihi and the Karangahake Gorge.
The Wairarapa Line is a secondary railway line in the south-east of the North Island of New Zealand.
Waterval Boven (officially known as Emgwenya) is a small town situated on the edge of the Escarpment on the banks of the Elands River above the 75m Elands Falls on the railway line from Pretoria to Maputo in Mpumalanga, South Africa.
Waterval Onder is a small village situated at the base of the escarpment on the banks of the Elands River in Emakhazeni Local Municipality, Mpumalanga, South Africa.
Wellington is a town in the Western Cape Winelands, a 45-minute drive from Cape Town, in South Africa with a population of approximately 62,000.
In rail transport, a wheel arrangement or wheel configuration is a system of classifying the way in which wheels are distributed under a locomotive.
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.
William Stroudley (6 March 1833 – 20 December 1889) was one of Britain's most famous steam locomotive engineers of the nineteenth century, working principally for the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway (LB&SCR).
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
Yogyakarta (also Jogja or Jogjakarta; ꦛꦔꦪꦺꦴꦒꦾꦏꦂꦠ; formerly Dutch: Djokjakarta/Djocjakarta or Djokja) is a city on the island of Java in Indonesia.
Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, represents one of the simplest possible types, that with two axles and four coupled wheels, all of which are driven.
Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, 2-2-2 represents the wheel arrangement of two leading wheels on one axle, two powered driving wheels on one axle, and two trailing wheels on one axle.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
Railways with a track gauge of were first constructed as horse-drawn wagonways.