19 July 2009

FMSR Class Q

Origin - FMSR
Builder - Baldwin, USA
FMSR Class - Q
Cylinder - 17 x 24 inches
FMSR Number range - 202-213
Boiler Pressure - 170 psi
KTM Class - 51
Driving Wheel Diameter - 54 inches
KTM Number range - 511.01-511.12
Water Capacity - 2,056 gallons
Introduced - 1919
Extinct - 1959
Weight Full - 79 tons
Tractive Effort - 18,553 lb

The FMSR purchased most of its rolling stock from Great Britain, but post-war supply and demand problems meant they had to turn to The USA. These Baldwin pacifics served in Thailand during the war.


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