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Re-constructed “Atlantic” Type Locomotive

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This steam engine was rebuilt in 1930 to add a “booster” engine to the front axle of the bogie under the driver’s cab. The booster was a small steam engine used only at low speeds, to give additional traction. I’m not sure whether to call this engine 4-4-4 or 4-6-4 as a result!

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170 x 90mm (6.7 x 3.5 inches)

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1400 dots per inch

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