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Class 56

Class + Running Number: 56.3408, 56.3415, 56.3457, 56.3496
Total: 4
Manufacturer(s): Wiener Lokomotivfabrik
Years built: 1921

Technical Data

Wheel Arrangement:1'D       Power output:
Max Speed:                  Tractive Effort:
Mainline universal tender locomotives

Former BBÖ class 270 and derived from earlier kkStB and Südbahn class 170. They were siezed by the Soviets after World War II as reparations, and were given to Albania in September of 1946. They were reported as dumped, and one could be seen at Shkozet on isolated track (last reported late 1996).


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