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  • The coiled pipe firebox of the high-pressure hot-water system previously described may be also classed with boilers.
  • Baldwin, the founder of the famous Baldwin Locomotive Works in Philadelphia, built his first engine, Old Ironsides, for the Philadelphia, Germantown & Morristown railroad; first tried in November 1832, it was modelled on Stephenson's Planet, and had a single pair of driving wheels at the firebox end and a pair of carrying wheels under the smoke-box.
  • As can be seen in the photograph, the engine has a very large extra long firebox.
  • Firebox crown The metal plate making up the top surface of the inner part of a firebox crown The metal plate making up the top surface of the inner part of a firebox.
  • In addition Riddles added a wide firebox ( similar to those he later fitted to the large BR Standards ).

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