The NG15s vital statistics
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The NG15 locomotive №134 is from the batch of 5 built in 1952 by Societe Anglo-Franco-Belge with a Works № of 2684. The locomotive has the following 'as built' technical specifications:
|Wheel arrangement||2 - 8 - 2|
|Overall length||54' 4"|
|Cylinders - 2||15¾" x 17¾"|
|Driving wheel diameter||2' 10"|
|Tractive effort at 85% boiler pressure||18,820 lb|
|Total heating surface||1028 sq ft|
|Axle Load||6.7 tons|
|Tender weight||31.2 tons|
|Tender capacity||coal - 5.5 tons
water - 2860 gallons
It is likely that the restoration will result in alterations to the tender specifications.