19 July 2009

FMSR Class P

Origin - FMSR
Builder - Kitson (England), North British (Scotland)
FMSR Class - P
Cylinder - 17 x 24 inches
FMSR Number range - 182-201
Boiler Pressure - 160 psi
KTM Class - 52
Driving Wheel Diameter - 54 inches
KTM Number range - 521.01-521.20
Water Capacity - 2,000 gallons
Introduced - 1914
Extinct - 1958
Weight Full - 78 tons
Tractive Effort - 19,645 lbs

Superheated version of class H. Some locos intended for Malaya were diverted to India, and were replaced in a later batch. All these locos were moved to Thailand and later Burma during the war, but were returned to Malaya in the 1950s.


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