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C2728

C2728

C2728 was constructed by Werkspoor (472/1920), others were built by Schweizerische Lokomotiv- und Maschinenfabrik ( SLM) and Armstrong Whitworth. It was originally Staats Spoorwegen 1128. This 4-6-4T had two outside cylinders 450 x 550 mm with driving wheel diameter of 1350 mm. Boiler pressure was 12.0 kg/cm2, grate area 1.9 m2 with a heating surface of 99.9 m2 and a superheater surface of 30.8 m2. Overall weight was 66.0 tons with 33.3 tons available for adhesion. C2728 is preserved at the Ambarawa Railway Museum. In the 1970s these locomotives were found widely dispersed especially in East and West Java.


This photograph is courtesy of John Tillman (1999).

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