An oval shaped brass plate painted gold, green and red.
CH classification TRANSPORT Railways Manufacturer's Plate
Commonwealth Engineering Co Ltd (inc) Waddingtons Pty Ltd Granville NSW Australia
17 Jun 1949
H64 x W114 x D1 mm
Brass (Metals - Non-Ferrous) Paint (Surface Treatments)
MANUFACTURED \ BY \ 1369 [stamped into the plate] \ COMMONWEALTH \ ENGINEERING Co. LTD \ (INC.) WADDINGTONS PTY LTD \ 17 . 6 . 49 [stamped into the plate] \ GRANVILLE N.S.W. \ AUSTRALIA
History and use
This builder's plate is from a wooden suburban passenger car made by Commonwealth Engineering at Granville, New South Wales . It was released from the factory on the 17 June 1949 and transferred to Brisbane.