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East African Railways and Harbours Corporation


6006 Sir Harold Macmillan


Beyer-Garratt Governor Class 4-8-2+2-8-4

The class of 29 locomotives were introduced in 1954 for service on the Dar-es-Salaam - Morogoro section of the Tanganyika Central Line. The first 12 locomotives, 6001-1012, were built by Franco-Belge, the balance of the class, 6013-6029, by Beyer Peacock. Originally named after various governors of the three colonies, the names were removed after independance.

Leading Dimensions
Boiler Pressure200 lbs/sq.in
Grate Area48.8 sq.ft
Heating Surface2269 sq.ft
Cylinders16 in x 24 in
Driving Wheel diameter4 ft 0 in
Weight152.3 tons
Tractive Effort43520 lbs
Water Capacity4612 gals
Fuel Capacity1800 gals

 
 

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