Thursday, 15 September 2011
Mallet Locomotive 060-4013, Spain.
The Mallet Locomotive is a type of articulated locomotive, invented by a Swiss engineer named Anatolet Mallet (and thus, the name is properly pronounced in the French manner, "Mallay"). 14 Mallet type locomotives beareing nos 060 – 4001/4014 were bought by the Ferrocarril Central de Aragуn, Spain in 1906. They ended its life with RENFE in the late 1960s on Valencia-Utiel. This is locomotive 060-4013 preserved at the Railway Museum at Vilanova I la Geltrъ, Spain.