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Locomotive No. 2055
Rustenburg, North West

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Date:1926
Type:Locomotive
Status:Extant


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25°40'00.05" S 27°15'06.13" E Alt: 1160m
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Extant but put out to pasture.

Transcription of English section of plaque:

SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAY MUSEUM

LOCOMOTIVE NO. 2055 IS ONE OF THE 84 CLASS 15 CA
STEAM LOCOMOTIVES WHICH WERE USED BY THE
SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS.

YEAR BUILT
PLACED IN SERVICE
WITHDRAWN FROM SERVICE
BUILDERS
PURCHASE PRICE
MASS IN WORKING ORDER
TRACTIVE EFFORT (CALCULATED
AT 75% BOILER PRESSURE)
WATER CAPACITY
COAL CAPACITY
DATE MOUNTED

: 1926
: 1926
: 1974
: AMERICAN LOCO. CO.
: R 16 309.20
: 176 TONS

: 88 KILONEWTONS
: 27 279 LITRES
: 14,2 TONS
: NOVEMBER 1976

OFFICIALLY HANDED OVER TO THE COMMUNITY OF
RUSTENBURG BY MR. J.M. OELOFSEN, DEPUTY GENERAL
MANAGER ON 25 NOVEMBER 1976 AND ACCEPTED BY
THE MAYOR COUNCILLOR A.V. COMBRINK

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