East & West Junction 2-4-0 Locomotives in Great_Britain

Class Details by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media

Class 13 (Locobase 10606)

Data from "New Engines on the East and West Junction Ry," The Locomotive Magazine, Vol XIII (15 February 1907), pp. 30. Works number was 4495.

This single passenger locomotive resembled the goods engines that Beyer, Peacock began building for the E & WJ Ry at the same time; in fact, the first goods engine followed immediately after the 13 in the production line. It was a stubby, upright locomotive that perhaps surprisingly lasted in service long enough to be numbered 290 in the LMS upon Grouping in 1923.

Principal Dimensions by Steve Llanso of Sweat House Media

Locobase ID10606
RailroadEast & West Junction
CountryGreat Britain
Number in Class1
Road Numbers13
Number Built1
BuilderBeyer, Peacock
Valve GearStephenson
Locomotive Length and Weight
Driver Wheelbase (ft / m)
Engine Wheelbase (ft / m)16 / 4.88
Ratio of driving wheelbase to overall engine wheelbase
Overall Wheelbase (engine & tender) (ft / m)15 / 4.57
Axle Loading (Maximum Weight per Axle) (lbs / kg)
Weight on Drivers (lbs / kg)
Engine Weight (lbs / kg)87,920 / 39,880
Tender Loaded Weight (lbs / kg)67,312 / 30,532
Total Engine and Tender Weight (lbs / kg)155,232 / 70,412
Tender Water Capacity (gals / ML)3000 / 11.36
Tender Fuel Capacity (oil/coal) (gals/tons / Liters/MT) 3.90 / 4
Minimum weight of rail (calculated) (lb/yd / kg/m)
Geometry Relating to Tractive Effort
Driver Diameter (in / mm)73 / 1854
Boiler Pressure (psi / kPa)160 / 11
High Pressure Cylinders (dia x stroke) (in / mm)17" x 24" / 432x610
Tractive Effort (lbs / kg)12,922 / 5861.33
Factor of Adhesion (Weight on Drivers/Tractive Effort)
Heating Ability
Tubes (number - dia) (in / mm)
Flues (number - dia) (in / mm)
Flue/Tube length (ft / m)
Firebox Area (sq ft / m2)104 / 9.67
Grate Area (sq ft / m2)
Evaporative Heating Surface (sq ft / m2)1096 / 101.86
Superheating Surface (sq ft / m2)
Combined Heating Surface (sq ft / m2)1096 / 101.86
Evaporative Heating Surface/Cylinder Volume173.83
Computations Relating to Power Output (More Information)
Robert LeMassena's Power Computation
Same as above plus superheater percentage
Same as above but substitute firebox area for grate area16,640
Power L14989
Power MT

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