Steam locomotive

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Steam locomotive Coventry No. 1 built by North British Locomotive Company

A steam locomotive is a teep of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam ingine. These locomotives are fuelled by burning combustible material – usually coal, wid, or ile – to produce steam in a boiler. The steam moves reciprocating pistons which are mechanically connected to the locomotive's drivin wheels.