Lnwr Webb Coal Tank

Lnwr Webb Coal Tank

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. The London and North Western Railway Webb Coal Tank is a class of 0-6-2T steam locomotive. They were called "Coal Tanks" because they were a side tank version of Webb's standard 17 in Coal Engine, an 0-6-0 tender engine for slow freight trains. The design was introduced in 1881 by F.W. Webb and had the same cheaply produced cast iron wheels and H-section spokes as the tender engines. A trailing radial truck supporting the bunker was added also with two similarly cast iron wheels. Three hundred were built between 1881 and 1899. Four were withdrawn in January-February 1920 and a further four in July and November 1922, so at the 1923 grouping, 292 passed to the London Midland and Scottish Railway.
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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 113g
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135763423
  • 9786135763423