Logo
 
 
4/24/2019
 
 
 
 
 
Owner: South African Railways
Model:UCW 6E1Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:UCW E1328/1972Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Series 3
Other locos with this serial:  SAS E1328(6E1)
  Page Controls   View:  Pics Per Page:
SAR Class 6E1 E1328 (Series 3)
Title:  SAR Class 6E1 E1328 (Series 3)
Description:  Between 1971 and 1973 the South African Railways placed one hundred and fifty Class 6E1, Series 3 electric locomotives in mainline service, numbered in the range from E1296 to E1445. It was designed and built by Union Carriage and Wagon in Nigel, Transvaal, with the electrical equipment supplied by the General Electric Company (GEC). The fifty Series 2 and the first fifty Series 3 locomotives up to E1345 are visually indistinguishable from each other, while Series 3 numbers E1346 and up have a wider stirrup middle step below their side doors.
In September 2009 E1328 was withdrawn from service and repainted in a unique livery, without displaying its running number, for use during trade tests.
See also the Wikipedia article on the South African Class 6E1, Series 3.
Photo Date:  5/9/2006  Upload Date: 3/5/2009 3:25:42 PM
Location:  Capital Park, Pretoria, GP, ZA
Author:  Col André Kritzinger
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SAS E1328(6E1)
Views:  249   Comments: 0
SAR Class 6E1 E1328 (Series 3)
Title:  SAR Class 6E1 E1328 (Series 3)
Description:  Between 1971 and 1973 the South African Railways placed one hundred and fifty Class 6E1, Series 3 electric locomotives in mainline service, numbered in the range from E1296 to E1445. It was designed and built by Union Carriage and Wagon in Nigel, Transvaal, with the electrical equipment supplied by the General Electric Company (GEC). The fifty Series 2 and the first fifty Series 3 locomotives up to E1345 are visually indistinguishable from each other, while Series 3 numbers E1346 and up have a wider stirrup middle step below their side doors.
In September 2009 E1328 was withdrawn from service and repainted in a unique livery, without displaying its running number, for use during trade tests.
See also the Wikipedia article on the South African Class 6E1, Series 3.
Photo Date:  9/22/2009  Upload Date: 12/6/2009 4:30:05 AM
Location:  Sentrarand, GP, ZA
Author:  Col André Kritzinger
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SAS E1328(6E1)
Views:  303   Comments: 0
SAR Class 6E1 E1328 (Series 3)
Title:  SAR Class 6E1 E1328 (Series 3)
Description:  Between 1971 and 1973 the South African Railways placed one hundred and fifty Class 6E1, Series 3 electric locomotives in mainline service, numbered in the range from E1296 to E1445. It was designed and built by Union Carriage and Wagon in Nigel, Transvaal, with the electrical equipment supplied by the General Electric Company (GEC). The fifty Series 2 and the first fifty Series 3 locomotives up to E1345 are visually indistinguishable from each other, while Series 3 numbers E1346 and up have a wider stirrup middle step below their side doors.
In September 2009 E1328 was withdrawn from service and repainted in a unique livery, without displaying its running number, for use during trade tests.
See also the Wikipedia article on the South African Class 6E1, Series 3.
Photo Date:  5/18/2013  Upload Date: 6/20/2013 6:28:13 PM
Location:  Sentrarand, GP, ZA
Author:  Col André Kritzinger
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SAS E1328(6E1)
Views:  192   Comments: 0


Site Design ©2001-2016 Tim Huemmer
Photos © respective authors
  Contact: info@rrpicturearchives.net