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ClassNo.Wheel Arr.BuilderStatusLocationNotesC&W NotesSourcePhoto
14A5092-6-2+2-6-2Beyer Peacock
#7582 of 1953
OverhaulMainline Steam - Plimmerton2004 - 2007 Bulawayo Railway Museum
2004 Brought by I. Welch
30/12/2007 Mainline Steam, Plimmerton
2013 Overhaul started

Photo: Plimmerton, 05/2009
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007
15A3984-6-4+4-6-4Beyer Peacock
#7340 of 1950
StoredSteam Incorporated1950 - 1993 National Railways of Zimbabwe
1993 - 1995 Bulawayo, stored
1995 - 1998 Flying Fifteen Group, Bulawayo
1998 - 2011 Kimberley, RSA, stored
12/2011 Paekakariki
Owned by Flying Fifteen Group, Wellington

Photo: Paekakariki, 03/2012
NZ Railfan - June 1998
15F28764-8-2Beyer Peacock
#7092 of 1944
StoredMainline Steam - South AfricaBloemfontein, South Africa
Ex-United Portland Cement
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007_
19D16954-8-2A. Borsig (Berlin-Tegal)
#14746 of 1938
StoredMainline Steam - PlimmertonPhoto: Plimmerton, 11/2010EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007
19D33324-8-2North British Loco Co
#26052 of 1948
StoredMainline Steam - South AfricaEM - DRG,NZHT 21082007_
2432602-8-4North British Loco Co
#26332 of 1949
StoredMainline Steam - Australia1994 purchased via Transnet Heritage Foundation
1994 - 1996 Stored
1996 NZ arrival
199X - 199X Restored, Parnell
199X - 200X Service, Cairns

Photo: RES Coll.
NZ Railfan - September 1996
243690StoredMainline Steam - South Africa_
25NC34324-8-4Henschel & Sohn, Germany
#28751 of 1953
StoredMainline Steam - Auckland1994 purchased via Transnet Heritage Foundation
1994 - 1996 Bloemfontein, RSA, Stored
08/1996 - 07/2015 MLS, Parnell, NZ
07/2015 MLS, stored (Port of Auckland sidings)

Photo: Auckland 07/2015
25NC35084-8-4North British Loco Co
#27368 of 1954
StoredMainline Steam - Auckland1954 - 197X South African Railways (25 Cond)
197X - 1991 South African Railways (25NC)
1991 - 1993 Amcoal, Enyati Colliery Railway
1993 - 1996 Princetown, (stored for MST)
08/1996 - 07/2015 MLS, Parnell, NZ
07/2015 MLS, stored (Port of Auckland sidings)

Photo: Auckland 07/2015
GMAM40834-8-2+2-8-4Beyer Peacock
#7681 of 1956
StoredMainline Steam - Auckland1956 - 1989 South African Railways
1989 - 1993 Enyati Colliery Rly
1993 - 1995 Randfontein Estates Gold Mine (R3)
1995 - 1996 Republic of South Africa, stored
08/1996 - 07/2015 MLS, Parnell
07/2015 MLS, stored (Port of Auckland sidings)
Fitted with Power Units ex-GMAM 4088 (BP 7754/1956), boiler frame/cradle ex-GMAM 4083(BP 7681/1956) [src: The Garratt Loco website]
Additional Power Unit from GMAM 4126 kept as spare. [src: T. Heath]

Photo: Parnell, 02/2011
NZ Railfan - December 1996
GMAM41264-8-2+2-8-4Beyer Peacock
#7841 of 1958
Parts SupplyMainline Steam - AucklandSpare Power Unit for GMAM 4083

Photo: Auckland 07/2015
GMAM41354-8-2+2-8-4North British Loco Co
#27787 of 1958
StoredMainline Steam - South AfricaReefsteamers, Germiston, Stored
02/2011 Friends of the Railway, Pretoria
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007_
GMAM41484-8-2+2-8-4Henschel & Sohn, Germany
#29607 of 1954
ScrappedMainline Steam - South AfricaSouth African Railways
Tweefontien Collieries No.6
Reefsteamers, Germiston, Stored
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007_
Px3817410-8-0Pierwsra Fabryka Lokomotve Works Chrzanow (Poland)
#2126 of 1951
StoredRarotonga Steam RailwayNZRO - Autumn 1992_
Wls27770-6-0StoredRarotonga Steam Railway1992 Tim Arnold, Rarotonga Steam Railway

2' 6" gauge (750mm)
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