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The A2 class was an express passenger locomotive that ran on Victorian Railways from 1907 to 1963. A highly successful design entirely the work of Victorian Railways' own design office, its long service life was repeatedly extended as economic depression and war delayed the introduction of more modern and powerful replacement locomotives.

We identify rebuilt and renumbered locomotives from this class as well as other classes with similar mechanical configurations and present those classes below.

Title | Value |
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Introduced | 1906 |

Wheel arrangement | 4-6-0 |

Manufactured by | Victorian Railways |

Traction type | Steam |

Number in database | 193 |

Length | 19.3m |

Weight | 123.3 |

Tractive effort | 27,480 lbf (122.24 kN) at 85% boiler pressure |

Axle load | 17.8 |

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Date | 09 Feb 2014 11:53 |
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Previous image ID | 6888542922 |

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Date | 09 Feb 2014 11:50 |
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Digital asset URL | http://museumvictoria.com.au/collections/items/796040/negative-traralgon-victoria-circa-1925 |

Digital asset title | Negative - Traralgon, Victoria, circa 1925 - Museum Victoria |

Date | 09 Feb 2014 11:40 |
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New image ID | 6888542922 |

Date | 01 May 2013 17:51 |
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New description | [color=#333333][font=sans-serif]The [/font][font=sans-serif]A2 class[/font][font=sans-serif] was an express passenger locomotive that ran on [/font][font=sans-serif]Victorian Railways[/font][font=sans-serif] from 1907 to 1963. A highly successful design entirely the work of Victorian Railways' own design office, its long service life was repeatedly extended as economic depression and war delayed the introduction of more modern and powerful replacement locomotives.[/font][/color] |

Previous manufacturer | Beyer, Peacock & Company - Gorton Foundry |

New manufacturer | Victorian Railways |

Date | 01 May 2013 17:51 |
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Previous description | [color=#333333][font=sans-serif]The [/font][font=sans-serif]A2 class[/font][font=sans-serif] was an express passenger locomotive that ran on [/font][font=sans-serif]Victorian Railways[/font][font=sans-serif] from 1907 to 1963. A highly successful design entirely the work of Victorian Railways' own design office, its long service life was repeatedly extended as economic depression and war delayed the introduction of more modern and powerful replacement locomotives.[/font][/color] |

New description |

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Road number | Gauge | Status | Last owner | Last operator / caretaker | |
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A2 816 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 817 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 818 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 819 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 820 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 821 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 822 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 823 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 824 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 825 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 826 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 827 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 828 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 829 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 830 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 831 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 832 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 833 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 834 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 835 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 836 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 837 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 838 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 839 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 840 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 841 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 842 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 843 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 844 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 845 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 846 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 847 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 848 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 849 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 850 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 851 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 852 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 853 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 854 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 855 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 856 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 857 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 858 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 859 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 860 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 861 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 862 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 863 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 864 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 865 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 866 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 867 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 868 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 869 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 870 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 871 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 872 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 873 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 874 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 875 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 876 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 877 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 878 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 879 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 880 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 881 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 882 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 883 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 884 | Broad1600mm | Preserved - Static | |||

A2 885 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 886 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 887 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 888 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 889 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 890 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 891 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 892 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 893 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 894 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 895 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 896 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 897 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 898 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 899 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 900 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 901 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 902 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 903 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 904 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 905 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 906 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 907 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 908 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 909 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 910 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 911 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 912 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 913 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 914 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 915 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 916 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 917 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 918 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 919 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 920 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 921 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 922 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 923 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | Victorian Railways | Victorian Railways | |

A2 924 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 925 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 926 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 927 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 928 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 929 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 930 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 931 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 932 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | Victorian Railways | Victorian Railways | |

A2 933 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 934 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 935 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 936 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 937 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 938 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | Victorian Railways | Victorian Railways | |

A2 939 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | Victorian Railways | Victorian Railways | |

A2 940 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 941 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | Victorian Railways | Victorian Railways | |

A2 942 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 943 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 944 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 945 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | Victorian Railways | Victorian Railways | |

A2 946 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 947 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | Victorian Railways | Victorian Railways | |

A2 948 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 949 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 950 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 951 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 952 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 953 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 954 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 955 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | Victorian Railways | Victorian Railways | |

A2 956 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 956 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 957 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 957 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 958 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 958 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 959 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 959 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 960 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 960 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 961 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 961 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 962 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 962 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 963 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 963 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 964 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 964 | Broad1600mm | Preserved - Static | |||

A2 965 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 966 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 967 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 968 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 969 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 970 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 971 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 972 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 973 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 974 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 975 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 976 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 977 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 978 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 979 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 980 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 981 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 982 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 983 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 984 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 985 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 986 | Broad1600mm | Operational | Steamrail Victoria | Steamrail Victoria | |

A2 987 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 988 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 989 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 990 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 991 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 992 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 993 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 994 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 995 | Broad1600mm | Preserved - Static | |||

A2 996 | Broad1600mm | Preserved - Static | Port of Echuca | Victorian Railways | |

A2 997 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 998 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped | |||

A2 999 | Broad1600mm | Scrapped |

Please note - in the case of scrapped, renumbered or rebuilt locomotives, the last operator or owner is listed.

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