Yesterday, Saturday 12 November, a number of loco's were loaded aboard the PANGANI in Wellington, New Zealand for shipment to NRE. The trip to Houston is via New Plymouth, Esperance and Geraldton.
The loco's are:
Ex WAGR A Class, road numbers 1502, 1503, 1504 & 1510. See:
Ex QR 1460 Class, road numbers 1500 & 1501. See:
Ex NZ QR Class (ex QR 1460 Class), road numbers 2027, 2079 & 2085. See:
These are supposedly to be rebuilt by NRE with 645 engines for use in South America (so the rumours go).