It is a different class of steam locomotive and especially utilized for freight traffic. Its last run was between Bhusawal to Nepanagar on dt. 24.03.1992. (Base depot BSL Loco Shed C.R). WG 10253 (Boiler No-08584), built in 1955 by Chittaranjan Locomotive Works, had been pedestalled at Zonal Training Centre Bhusawal since dt. 17.05.1998.

Technical Details
Class of locomotive WG
Gauge 1676 MM (BG)
Year of built 1965
Name of manufacture Chitranjan Locomotive Works, Chitranjan
Number of cylinders 2
Locomotive Weight ( In working order ) 176 Ton
Tender Weight (In working order) 73 Ton
Length 23.85 Mtr
Axle Load 18.8 Ton
Wheel Arrangement 2 -8-2
Fuel Steam Coal Grade-I
Medium of power Super-Heated Steam
Steam Pressure 14.75 KG/Cm2
Tender Capacity Coal- 18.3 Ton, Water- 22750 Ltrs.
Tractive Effort 17650 Kgs
Service Goods
Maximum Speed 75/80 Kmph
Major LocomotiveAccessories Steam boiler with flue tubes, Element tubes, Smoke tubes, Fire box, Smoke box and safety Valve etc.
Steam cylinder
Link motion
Water Injector, Vacuum Ejector
Locomotive Crew 1 Driver and 2 Firemen