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  1. 0-6-2(Noun)

    Under the Whyte notation system, a steam locomotive that has six coupled driving wheels followed by two trailing wheels, with no leading wheels.


  1. 0-6-2

    Under the Whyte notation for the classification of steam locomotives, 0-6-2 represents the wheel arrangement of no leading wheels, six powered and coupled driving wheels on three axles, and two trailing wheels on one axle. Some locomotives of this arrangement had tenders while others carried their own coal and water tanks and were designated 0-6-2T.


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