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C1704

C1704

C1603 was constructed by Hartmann (2773/1902). It was originally Nederlands Indische Spoorweg Mij 256. This 0-6-0T had two inside cylinders 340 x 400 mm with driving wheel diameter of 1050 mm. Boiler pressure was 12.7 kg/cm2, grate area 0.9 m2 with a heating surface of 39.3 m2. Overall weight was 25.2 tons. C1704 is preserved at the Ambarawa Railway Museum. One of a number of similar 'skirt' tanks, all worked branches based on Gundeh and around Solo into the 1970s.


This photograph is courtesy of John Tillman (1999).

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