Preserved Foreign Steam Locomotives in New Zealand

Class

No

Wheel Arr.

Builder & Year

Status

Location

Notes

Source

Photo

SAR 15F
2976
4-8-2
Beyer Peacock
7092 of 1944
ST
Mainline Steam, Bloemfontein, South Africa
Ex-United Portland Cement
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007
 
SAR 19D
2695
4-8-2
A. Borsig (Berlin-Tegal)
14746 of 1938
ST
Mainline Steam, Plimmerton
Tender ex-24 class
19XX - 2002 Unichem
200X - 2007 Bulawayo Railway Museum
30/12/2007 Mainline Steam, Plimmerton

Photo: Plimmerton, 04/2008
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007
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SAR
19D
3332
4-8-2
North British Loco Co
26052 of 1948
OH
Mainline Steam, Bloemfontein, South Africa
 
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007
 

SAR
24

3620

2-8-4

North British Loco Co
26332 of 1949

ST

Mainline Steam, Cairns, Australia

1994 purchased via Transnet Heritage Foundation
1994 - 1996 Stored
1996 NZ arrival
199X - 199X Restored, Parnell
199X - 200X Service, Cairns

NZ Railfan - September 1996
 

SAR
25NC

3432

4-8-4

Henschel & Sohn, Germany
28751 of 1953

ST

Mainline Steam, Parnell

1994 purchased via Transnet Heritage Foundation
1994 - 1996 Stored
1996 NZ arrival

Photo: Parnell: 04/2007

NZ Railfan - September 1996
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SAR
25NC

3508

4-8-4

North British Loco Co
27368 of 1954

ST

Mainline Steam, Parnell

1954 - 197X South African Railways (25 Cond)
197X - 1991 South African Railways (25NC)
1991 - 1993 Amcoal, Enyati Colliery Railway
1993 - 1996 Princetown, (stored for MST)
1996 NZ arrival

Photo: Parnell: 04/2007

NZ Railfan - September 1996
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SAR
GMAM

4088

4-8-2+2-8-4

Beyer Peacock
7754 of 1956

ST

Mainline Steam, Parnell

1956 - 1989 South African Railways
1989 - 1993 Enyati Colliery Rly
1993 - 1995 Randfontein Estates Gold Mine (R3)
1995 - 1996 Republic of South Africa, stored
1996 NZ arrival

Power Units 7754/1956, boiler frame of 7681/1956 (src: The Garratt Loco website)

September 1996 first steaming of Garratt in NZ.

Photo: Parnell: 04/2007
NZ Railfan - December 1996
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SAR
GMAM
4135
4-8-2+2-8-4
 North British Loco Co
27787 of 1958
ST
Mainline Steam, Germiston, RSA
Reefsteamers, Germiston, Stored
NZR & LS, Turntable - 105/June 2007

EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007
 
SAR GMAM
4148
4-8-2+2-8-4
Henschel & Sohn, Germany
29607 of 1954
ST
Mainline Steam, Germiston, RSA
 
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007
 
NRZ 14A
509
2-6-2+2-6-2
Beyer Peacock
7582 of 1953
OH
Mainline Steam, Plimmerton
1995 - 2004 Unichem
2004 - 2007 Bulawayo Railway Museum
2004 Brought by I. Welch
30/12/2007 Mainline Steam, Plimmerton
EM - DRG,NZHT 21082007
NRZ
15A
398
4-6-4+4-6-4
Beyer Peacock
7340 of 1950
ST
Flying Fifteen Group, Kimberley, RSA

1950 - 1993 National Railways of Zimbabwe
1993 - 1995 Bulawayo, stored
1995 - 1998 Flying Fifteen Group, Bulawayo
1998 Kimberley, RSA, stored

NZ Railfan - June 1998
 
Polish Px48
1741
0-8-0
Pierwsra Fabryka Lokomotve Works

Chrzanow (Poland)
2126 of 1951
IS
Rarotonga Steam Railway
1992 Tim Arnold, Rarotonga Steam Railway

2' 6" gauge (750mm)
NZRO - Autumn 1992
 
Polish Wls 150
2777
0-6-0
IS
Rarotonga Steam Railway
Diesel Mechanical (2' 6" gauge)
List: 26/09/2007
 

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UPDATED: 6 November 2009

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