South Africa industrials - MikeMorant
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South African industrial steam railways.
Witbank Colliery 4-8-2T No. 3 - built new for the mine by the North British Locomotive Company [under Hyde Park (Glasgow) works number 24599/1939] and 4-8-2 locomotive No. 2 in the loading yard at Minaar in 1975. The purpose-built industrial 4-8-2 was based on the SAR class 12A design. It had been built by the North British Locomotive Company [under Queens Park (Glasgow) works number 25906/1947] and first worked at Douglas Colliery.
[A.E. "Dusty" Durrant / Mike Morant collection]

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