Builder's Plate - C19 Class locomotive No.201

Production date
1935
Country
Australia
State/Province
Queensland
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Object detail

Description
Oval shaped brass plate with polished raised text and border and a painted red background. There are two screw holes, one at either end of the plate.
Classification
TRANSPORT Railways Manufacturer's Plate
Maker
Production date
1935
Measurements
L397 x W173 x H5mm
Media/Materials description
Cast brass and paint
Signature/Marks
WALKERS LIMITED / NO447 / ENGINEERS / 1935 / MARYBOROUGH
History and use
This builder's plate was attached to Queensland Railways C19 Class 4-8-0 locomotive No.201.

Built by Walkers of Maryborough (works number 447) in 1935, the locomotive was last of the C19 Class to be built.

No.201 entered service in September 1935 and was based at Maryborough, Ipswich and Mayne at various times. It was written off in September 1957.
Registration number
R842

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