An example of the T458 type in service with Czechoslovak State Railways CSD
Class + Running Numbers: T458.15xx (see note)
Total: unknown number delivered
Manufacturer: CKD Praha (Czechoslovakia - now Czech Republic)
Engine: CKD K6S 310DR
Wheel Arrangement : Bo'-Bo' Power output : 551 kW
Max Speed : 80 km/h Tractive Effort :
Length : 13.280m Weight : 74.00 tonnes
Train Heating : none
Type of Loco : General purpose Diesel-electric.
Similar to CSD class T458.1, now CD/ZSR class 721. Originally worked pasenger and freight trains, later confined to freight and shunting. None remain in service. Some members of this class may have been delivered second-hand from CZD. These locomotives are numbered in a common sequence to the industrial series in the Czech Republic and Slovakia (old numbering).
1558-1560 1968-1973 (not confirmed)
Stored, at Prenjas (5):
1523, 1525, 1526, 1530, 1531
Scrapped 2004(were stored at Memelisht and damaged during civil unrest, early 1997) (6):
Withdrawn, situation unknown (4?):
1524, 1527, 1528, 1529
Reported as delivered, but no reported trace in Albania (3):
1558, 1559, 1560
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