Owner: South African Railways
Model:EMD GT26MCBuilt As:Builder Info (Unavailable )
Serial Number:GMSA 101-012/1974-76Order No:
Frame Number:GMSA 101-012/1974-76Built:
Notes:SAR Class 34-600
Other locos with this serial:  SAS 34-612(GT26MC)
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SAR Class 34-600 34-612
Title:  SAR Class 34-600 34-612
Description:  Between December 1974 and July 1976 the South African Railways placed one hundred Class 34-600 EMD GT26MC diesel-electric locomotives in service. Designed by Electro-Motive Diesel, they were built by General Motors South Africa in Port Elizabeth and numbered in the range from 34-601 to 34-700. Beginning in 2005 three Class 39-000 EMD GT26CU-3 locomotives, numbers 39-001, 39-003 and 39-004, were rebuilt from wrecked Class 34-600 locomotives, numbers 34-635, 34-674 and 34-620 respectively.
See also the Wikipedia article on the South African Class 34-600.
Photo Date:  8/14/2007  Upload Date: 11/1/2007 4:15:25 PM
Location:  Empangeni, ZN, ZA
Author:  Col André Kritzinger
Categories:  Roster
Locomotives:  SAS 34-612(GT26MC)
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