Owner: South African Railways
Model:UCW 6E1Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:UCW E1372/1972Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Series 3 (18-745)
Other locos with this serial:  SAS E1372(6E1)
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SAS E1372
Title:  SAS E1372
Description:  6E-1372 heading train nr 7047 near Viljoebsdrift station,Have to apologise for the quality of the photo but wanted to give the people a summory of the last 2 mixed goods trains running from Gauteng to Kroonstad,The timber is destined for Glen Harmony near Welkom,The other mixed goods is running at about 19:00 out of Vereeniging heading to Kroonstad.This train usualy pass Vereeniging at about 3:00 in the mornings,but running late this morning.
Photo Date:  4/1/2009  Upload Date: 2/5/2009 12:49:45 PM
Location:  Viljoensdrift,FS, ZA
Author:  Logan Stone
Locomotives:  SAS E1372(6E1)
Views:  125   Comments: 0
SAR Class 6E1 E1372 (Series 3)
Title:  SAR Class 6E1 E1372 (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.
See also the Wikipedia article on the South African Class 6E1, Series 3.
E1372 re-entered service in 2013 as Class 18E, Series 2 number 18-745 after being rebuilt. See the Wikipedia article on the South African Class 18E, Series 2.
Photo Date:  9/17/2009  Upload Date: 12/5/2009 2:35:50 PM
Location:  Beaconsfield, Kimberley, NC, ZA
Author:  Col André Kritzinger
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SAS E1372(6E1)
Views:  203   Comments: 0
6E1 on cement empties
Title:  6E1 on cement empties
Photo Date:  7/10/2011  Upload Date: 7/20/2011 3:27:00 PM
Location:  Redan, ZA
Author:  Aidan McCarthy
Locomotives:  SAS E1372(6E1)
Views:  287   Comments: 0

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