Iron Monument Club Plzeň

Iron Monument Club Plzeň

Steam locomotive 1435 CS 400 "3627"

Steam locomotive 1435 CS 400 "3627"

1435 CS 400

Three-axle shunting steam locomotive for industry service.
 

Characteristics and technical data of the locomotive

Characteristic 0-6-0
Gauge 1 435 mm
Number and bore of cylinders 2 × 385 mm
Piston stroke 480 mm
Wheels diameter 950 mm
Steam pressure 14 bar
Grate area 1,59
Total heating surface 80,5
Nominal power of steam engine 400 HP
Empty weight 27 550 kg
Weight in working order 37 200 kg
Maximum speed 40 km/h
Minimum track radius 50 m
Length over buffers 8 800 mm
Water capacity 4,3
Coal capacity 2

History of the locomotive

1957 - Produced by ČKD Praha as a serial number 3627/1957, boiler pressure test performed on 18-th May 1957
  - Supplied to the sugar factory Žatec
21. 1. 1972 - Last general overhaul in Maintenance works in Plzeň
23. 9. 1978 - Last large revision – boiler revision K3 in railway repair and construction works České Velenice
January 1983 - End of regular operation in the sugar factory Žatec
1984 - Stable boiler for water heating during the electrification of railway station Žatec
1992 - Bought by Iron Monument Club Plzeň
10. 4. 1993 - Transported from Žatec to Plzeň
April 1993 - Assembling and repair as a not-operable exhibit
5. 5. 1993 - First presentation on the locomotive exhibition
November 1999 - March 2003
  - A part of Czech Railways museum exposition in Lužná u Rakovníka
4. 4. 2003 - now - A part of Pilsner Urquell Beerworld exposition in the brewery Pilsner Urquell Plzeň

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