ABT rack locomotive at Mount Morgan, Queensland, ca.1890-1900

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Where: Queensland, Mount Morgan, Australia

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When: 01 January 1890

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Photographer: Unidentified

Location: Mount Morgan, Queensland, Australia

Description: Mount Morgan track locomotive no. 339 built by Dubs. The B13 class locomotive entered into service in August 1898 and was taken out of service in September, 1916. (Description supplied with photograph.) Two railway workers pose on the locomotive. This ABT rack locomotive had cogs which engage a toothed rack between the rails enabling it to climb the steep incline. Handwritten on photograph: B13 and Abt 70 tons B15 ' ' ' 80.

View this image at the State Library of Queensland: hdl.handle.net/10462/deriv/141452
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