The SNCF 7199 (class Y 7100) diesel shunting engine from 1960 (France)

The SNCF 7199 (class Y 7100) diesel shunting engine from 1960 (France).

The Y 7100 class of small shunters originally had 210 members. The first 130 were built by Billard, with the remaining 80 by Decauville. They have the 0-4-0 (“B”) wheel arrangement, 150 kW diesel engines and hydraulic transmission. They can be found all over the French network.

Y 7192 was converted to mechanical transmission and renumbered as Y 7001. This locomotive was the prototype for the Y7400 class.

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