Owner: South African Railways
Model:UCW 6E1Built As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:UCW E1307/1971-72Order No:
Frame Number: Built:
Notes:Series 3
Other locos with this serial:  SAS E1307(6E1)
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SAR Class 6E1 E1307 (Series 3)
Title:  SAR Class 6E1 E1307 (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.
Photo Date:  10/3/2006  Upload Date: 12/13/2006 3:17:34 PM
Location:  Kaalfontein, Kempton Park, GP, ZA
Author:  Col André Kritzinger
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SAS E1307(6E1)
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SAS E1307
Title:  SAS E1307
Description:  These 4 partners had just arrived a couple of minutes before i got to the depot,They braught a goods train from the Bethlehem line to Kroonstad
Photo Date:  1/27/2008  Upload Date: 1/27/2009 12:15:34 PM
Location:  Kroonstad,FS, ZA
Author:  Logan Stone
Locomotives:  SAS E1307(6E1)
Views:  155   Comments: 0

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