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The Caledonian Railway 439 Class is a class of 0-4-4T steam locomotive.
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).
An elevated railway (also known as an El rail, El train or simply an El for short, and, in Europe, as an overhead railway) is a rapid transit railway with the tracks above street level on a viaduct or other elevated structure (usually constructed of steel, concrete, or brick).
The Finnish Railway Museum (Suomen Rautatiemuseo) is located in Hyvinkää, Finland.
Finnish Steam Locomotive Class F1 was a class of tank locomotives, which did not have to be turned at terminal stations.
The Forney is a type of tank locomotive patented by Matthias N. Forney between 1861 and 1864.
Under the French classification system for locomotive wheel arrangements, the system is slightly different for steam and electric/diesel vehicles.
The Great Eastern Railway (GER) was a pre-grouping British railway company, whose main line linked London Liverpool Street to Norwich and which had other lines through East Anglia.
James I'Anson Cudworth (12 January 1817 – 22 October 1899) was Locomotive Superintendent of the South Eastern Railway (SER).
John Chester Craven was a British locomotive engineer born at Hunslet near Leeds in 1813.
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 London, Midland and Scottish Railway (LMS) Class 2 Stanier 0-4-4T was a class of 10 light passenger locomotives built in 1932.
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.
The LSWR M7 class is a class of 0-4-4 passenger tank locomotive built between 1897 and 1911.
The LSWR O2 Class is a class of 0-4-4T steam locomotive designed for the London and South Western Railway by William Adams.
Matthew Kirtley (6 February 181324 May 1873) was born at Tanfield, Durham.
Matthias Nace Forney (March 28, 1835 – January 14, 1908) was an American steam locomotive designer and builder.
The Midland Railway (MR) was a railway company in the United Kingdom from 1844 to 1922, when it became part of the London, Midland and Scottish Railway.
The Midland Railway 2228 Class was a class of 0-4-4T side tank steam locomotive designed by Samuel Johnson.
Patrick Stirling (29 June 1820 – 11 November 1895) was a Scottish railway engineer, and Locomotive Superintendent of the Great Northern Railway of England.
Rapid transit or mass rapid transit, also known as heavy rail, metro, MRT, subway, tube, U-Bahn or underground, is a type of high-capacity public transport generally found in urban areas.
Samuel Waite Johnson (14 October 1831 – 14 January 1912) was Chief Mechanical Engineer (CME) of the Midland Railway from 1873 to 1903.
The South Eastern Railway (SER) was a railway company in south-eastern England from 1836 until 1922.
A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.
Swiss Locomotive and Machine Works (German Schweizerische Lokomotiv- und Maschinenfabrik; French Société Suisse pour la Construction de Locomotives et de Machines; or for both, SLM) was a railway equipment manufacturer based in Winterthur in Switzerland.
For more than a century, the Swiss locomotive, multiple unit, motor coach and railcar classification system, in either its original or updated forms, has been used to name and classify the rolling stock operated on the railways of Switzerland.
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.
On a steam locomotive, a trailing wheel or trailing axle is generally an unpowered wheel or axle (wheelset) located behind the driving wheels.
In the Turkish classification system for railway locomotives, the number of powered axles are followed by the total number of axles.
The UIC classification of locomotive axle arrangements, sometimes known as German classificationThe Railway Data File.
VR (formally VR Group) is a government-owned railway company in Finland.
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.