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Broad Gauge 750-class 2-8-2 (formerly Victorian Railways N-class) locomotives

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750-class 2-8-2 (formerly Victorian Railways N-class) locomotives.
Class:750
Builder:North British Britain
Wheel arrangement:2-8-2 (1′D1′ 2′2′)
Year:1950
Number built:10
Driving wheels diameter:4 ft. 7½ in.
Cylinders: - No., diameter & stroke:2 x 20 in. x 26 in.
Valve gear:Walschaert
Boiler pressure:175 lbs.
Tractive effort:28,650 lbs.
Heating surfacestubes:1250 sq. ft.
superheater:324 sq. ft.
firebox:203 sq. ft.
grate area:31 sq. ft.
Tender capacitycoal:6 tons
Water:4600 gallons
Roadworthy weightengine:76.00 tons
tender48.655 tons
on drivers54.65 tons
engine & tender:124.655 tons
Maximum axle load:13 tons 17 cwt
Wheelbaseengine:30 ft. 9 in.
rigid:15 ft. 6 in.
engine & tender:57 ft. 11½ in.
Overall length:67 ft. 5 in.

750

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
9.2.1951Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 474". Works No.26784
21.2.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "750".
12.1959Last run.
9.7.1962Withdrawn
14.12.1962Scrapped

751

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
24.1.1951Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 471". Works No.26781
5.2.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "751".
13.2.1959Stored Tailem Bend.
6.7.1961Withdrawn
1.2.1963Scrapped
-Boiler to Jon factory, Challa Gardens South Australia.

13.11.1985,Loco 752 - Mile End Museum

752

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
16.2.1951Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 477". Works No.26787
2.3.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "752".
11.1964Last in steam.
10.1966Place in storage.
21.8.1969Withdrawn
14.4.1967Placed in Mile End Railway Museum.
29.10.1988Transferred to National Railway Museum, Port Adelaide.

753

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
11.12.1950Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 465". Works No.26775
5.1.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "753".
10.1959Last run.
9.7.1962Withdrawn
19.2.1963Scrapped

754

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
15.9.1950Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 461". Works No.26771
8.1.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "754".
8.1959Last run.
9.7.1962Withdrawn
19.3.1963Scrapped

755

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
28.2.1951Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 485". Works No.26795
12.3.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "755".
7.9.1967Withdrawn
4.11.1967Scrapped

756

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
7.3.1951Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 491". Works No.26801
5.4.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "756".
4.1960Last run.
9.7.1962Withdrawn
3.5.1963Scrapped

757

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
11.4.1951Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 490". Works No.26800
30.4.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "757".
5.1960Last run.
9.7.1962Withdrawn
29.5.1963Scrapped

758

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
13.4.1951Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 494". Works No.26804
30.4.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "758".
8.1960Last run.
9.7.1962Withdrawn
18.6.1963Scrapped

759

North British 2-8-2 type broad gauge steam locomotive.
13.4.1951Entered service as Victorian Railways "N 495". Works No.26805
8.5.1951Entered service on the South Australian Railways as "759".
10.1961Last run.
16.7.1963Withdrawn
25.8.1964Sent to Islington for cutting up.
7.9.1964Scrapped



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