Queensland A14 class locomotive
Engine 281 in the locomotive sheds at Ipswich
Phoenix Engine Company
3 ft 6 in ( 1,067 mm)
Cylinders Two, outside
Cylinder size Diameter: 14 in (356 mm)
Number in class
A14 class steam locomotive was a 4-4-0 locomotive of the Queensland Railways (QR). [1 ]
The locomotives operated on 1,067 mm (3 ft 6 in) gauge. The “A”, is used to identify the number of coupled wheels, being four coupled wheels for the A14 class, followed by numerals indicating the cylinder diameter of fourteen inches.
Overview [ edit ]
Eight engines were built by the
Phoenix Engine Company, Ipswich, Queensland between 1894 and 1895. All the engines were reboilered in 1909.
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