SAR Type H - 21 Third class mainline coach

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SAR Type H-21 Third class mainline coach
 
Numbers:  2510,2646, 2663-2669, 2673-2687, 2689-2696, 2698-2727, 2729-2730, 2732-2738, 3146-3190, 3192-3213, 3215-3229, 3231-3234, 3236-3261, 3263-3267, 3269-3303, 3305-3337, 3339-3370.
 
Built variously at SAR Uitenhage, Salt River, Durban, Bloemfontein and Pretoria shops.
Introduced 1926
Building continued until 1953
 
Seat 68 x 3rd class passengers or sleep 51 x 3rd class passengers.
 
10 x 4.5 inch journals (2663-2666 have 11 x 5.5 inch journals)

Tare varies between 34 tons 18 cwt and 391 tons 10 cwt

 
Note:
All information and data is based on the type as it was in 1966.
 
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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