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Em 740-57 0-10-0 freight locomotive
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No: 7335   Contributor: Peter Langsdale   Year: 2009   Manufacturer: Other   Country: Russia
Em 740-57 0-10-0 freight locomotive

Photographed on 22 August 2009 at the Rizhsky Vokzal railway museum in Moscow, Russia.
Designed by V.I. Lopushinskiy for service on the Vladikavkazskaya railway. This example was built in 1935 by the Kharkov locomotive plant as part of the E series, the m denoting a modernised version. They were superheated, with a power rating of 1400 hp.
Driving wheel diameter: 1320 mm, Maximum speed: 65 km/h, Length: 20.5 m, Weight: 82 tonnes.
Tender fuel oil capacity: 16 tonnes, Water capacity: 23 tonnes.
In all, almost 12,000 of these E type steam locomotives were built between 1912 and 1957, and remained in operation up to the 1980s.
Picture added on 27 August 2009 at 07:27
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Rizhsky Vokzal Railway Museum, Moscow, Russia
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