SAR Type E-16 Second class mainline coach

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SAR Type E-16 Second class mainline coach
 

Numbers:  8831-8864, 8866-8895

 
All imported
Introduced 1949
Building continued until 1950
 
Seat 39 x 2nd class passengers or sleep 39 x 2nd class passengers.
 
Roller bearings

Tare varies between 45 tons 10 cwt and 46 tons 18 cwt

 
Note:
All information and data is based on the type as it was in 1966.
 
Coaches 8856, 8858, 8866 and 8887 were painted for the Orange Express.
 
Note also that apartheid was being enforced at that time and coaches designated
with a -C suffix had the relevant markings as shown in these drawings.

Copyright Susan Lawrence 2004

 
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