Builder's Plate - Diesel Locomotive

Production date
1966
Country
Australia
State/Province
Queensland
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Description
A rectangular brass plate with raised lettering cast into it. The face of the plate has been painted in gloss black with the lettering unpainted. There are four holes, one in each corner of the plate.
Classification
CH classification TRANSPORT Railways Manufacturer's Plate
Measurements
H110 x W255 x D4mm
Media/Materials description
Brass
Signature/Marks
THE ENGLISH ELECTRIC COMPANY OF \ AUSTRALIA PTY LTD \ No.A.127 [English Electric circular logo] 1966 \ ROCKLEA WORKS QUEENSLAND.
History and use
A builder's plate from Queensland Railways 1270 Class Diesel Electric Locomotive No. 1295. This locomotive was built by The English Electric Company at their Rocklea, Brisbane workshop in 1966. The locomotive was written off in February 1989.
Registration number
R6824

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