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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Flavius » 26 Apr 2014 02:04

  • Built By: Lima Locomotive Works
  • Class: H8 "Allegheny"
  • Known horsepower (hp): 7,500 hp
  • Why were this horsepower reading so special: The world's most powerful steam locomotive
  • How many are left: 2
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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by ISA » 26 Apr 2014 13:43

Flavius wrote:
  • Hello: Lima Locomotive Works
  • Class: H8 "Allegheny"
  • Known horsepower (hp): 7,500 hp
  • Why were this horsepower reading so special: The world's most powerful steam locomotive
  • How many are left: 2
Mostly Corret :)
Two points for class was because it also were called AG "Blue Ridge" class locomotives for the Virginian Railway
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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Flavius » 28 Apr 2014 03:07

Hi Guys
Give me a few days i am working on one now. :twisted:

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Flavius » 11 May 2014 02:16

Railroad:
Built by:
Class:
Wheel arrangement:
Type:
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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by michael blunck » 11 May 2014 07:52

Good choice!

Railroad: Great Northern Railway, Saint Paul, MN, USA
Built by: Baldwin Locomotive Works
Class: N-1
Wheel arrangement: 2-8-8-0
Type: "Consolidation" Mallet

http://www.steamlocomotive.com/2-8-8-0/?page=gn

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Flavius » 11 May 2014 14:58

Thank you Michael, over to you :P

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by michael blunck » 13 May 2014 11:31

I nearly forgot to post a new one:
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railway line: ???
class: ???
owner: ???
location: ???
special: ???

5 points total, 4 needed to win. Happy guessing.

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by ISA » 13 May 2014 14:27

Location: Russia

I actually found the picture put that's all, not any useful information! I look more into it when I have the time!

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Ladusa » 26 May 2014 15:43

I try:

railway line: Lines in winter
class: SM2
owner: RZhD (Russian railways)
location: Russia
special: Snowblover
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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by michael blunck » 27 May 2014 16:33

Hehe, first serious tries ...
railway line: ???
class: SM2M (snow plough) 1 point Ladusa
owner: ???
location: ???
special: ???
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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by ISA » 28 May 2014 08:47

railway line: ???
class: SM2M
owner: Kazakhstan railways
location: Kazakhstan
special: It collects the snow, instead of plowing it far away!

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by michael blunck » 28 May 2014 15:47

@ISA

No, sorry. No more points.

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Flavius » 02 Jun 2014 00:11

railway line: ???
class: SM2M (snow plough) 1 point Ladusa
owner: ???
location: ???
special: Ballast Tamping Machine

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by michael blunck » 02 Jun 2014 06:29

Flavius wrote: railway line: ???
class: SM2M (snow plough) 1 point Ladusa
owner: ???
location: ???
special: Ballast Tamping Machine
No sorry, Rollo.

It´s not a ballast tamping machine, but what ISA wrote "It collects the snow, instead of plowing it far away!" is correct. Although a quite interesting method, that wasn´t my "special" question. :cool:

So, all we know until now, is that it´s a Russian-built snow plough, type SM2M. But all other questions are still open.


Hint: that "special question" isn´t about that snow plough, it´s about the railway line.

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Voyager One » 02 Jun 2014 06:50

Location: Sakhalin?
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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by michael blunck » 02 Jun 2014 06:58

Voyager One wrote:Location: Sakhalin?
That´s just a wild guess, right?

Answer is "no". :cool:

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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Voyager One » 02 Jun 2014 07:14

michael blunck wrote:That´s just a wild guess, right?
More or less yep! :lol:

I have no idea. Good riddle.
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Re: Game: Guess the train

Post by Voyager One » 09 Jun 2014 08:43

A hint may be in order...
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