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Locotracteur CFD N° 4 - Argy -Centre - FRA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lynx36
N 46° 56.312 E 001° 26.450
31T E 381328 N 5199513
Quick Description: Locotracteur CFD N°4
Location: Centre-Val-de-Loire, France
Date Posted: 5/5/2019 7:26:00 AM
Waymark Code: WM10GK9
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 1

Long Description:

 

Locotracteur de la Compagnie des Chemins de Fer Départementaux, Réseau d’Indre et Loire.

Année de construction : 1939 sur une base d’une locomotive à vapeur de 1886

Moteur diesel Panhard type 4HL, 90 CV – Masse 15 tonnes.

Histoire : La Compagnie des CFD désirant moderniser la traction des trains légers dans les années 1930 en introduisant des machines diesel, entreprit la construction de prototypes sur la base de chassis de machines à vapeur radiés du service.

Cet engin fût construit dans cet esprit en 1939 et circula sur les réseaux d’Indre et Loire.

Aujourd’hui, il est en attente de restauration.

 

 

 

[ENG] Locotractor of the Compagny  des Chemins de Fer Departementaux, Réseau d'Indre et Loire.

Year of construction: 1939 on a base of a steam locomotive from 1886

Panhard diesel engine type 4HL, 90 HP - Mass 15 tons.

History: The company of the CFD wishing to modernize the traction of the light trains in the 1930s by introducing diesel machines, undertook the construction of prototypes on the basis of chassis of steam engines removed from the service.

This machine was built in this spirit in 1939 and circulated on the networks of Indre et Loire.

Today, he is waiting for restoration.

 

 

Locomotive Type: (required): Diesel Electric

Do you need to pay an entrance fee to view this locomotive? (required): No

How accessible is this locomotive display? (Required): Only touching is allowed.

If "other" what is the engine type? (optional): Not listed

If a fee is required what is the approximate cost for admittance? (optional): Not listed

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