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Owner: South African Railways
Model:UNKNOWN 0-4-0Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:Hudswell, Clarke 687/1903Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Harbour shunter
Other locos with this serial:  
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SAR Harbour locomotive Stormberg (0-4-0ST)
Title:  SAR Harbour locomotive Stormberg (0-4-0ST)
Description:  Two 0-4-0ST saddle-tank locomotives that were originally built for the Irrigation Department of the Public Works Department of the Cape Colony in 1903, were acquired by the South African Railways in 1916 for use as harbour shunters. In railway service they were named instead of being classified and numbered. The first was named Thebus, after the town Teebus on the line between Stormberg and Rosmead in the Cape Midlands, while the second was named Stormberg after the town of that name on the mainline from Bloemfontein via Springfontein to East London.
See also the Wikipedia article on the South African Harbour 0-4-0ST.
Photo Date:  4/15/2013  Upload Date: 6/13/2013 8:17:21 PM
Location:  George, WC, ZA
Author:  Col André Kritzinger
Categories:  Steam
Locomotives:  SAS STORMBERG(0-4-0)
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