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Steam locomotive 390
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No: 8575   Contributor: Marcel Gommers   Year: 2000   Manufacturer: Sharp Stewart   Country: England
Steam locomotive 390

This seems to be a 4-8-0 arrangement. Some parts of the design have a distinct US feel over them (to me anyway).


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Picture added on 08 April 2010 at 09:28
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South African possibly.

Added by Paul Strathdee on 08 April 2010.
This loco was seen yesterday at Tyseley. Museum staff advised it was built in the UK and exported to Zimbabwe/south africa

Added by Ian Spruce on 26 June 2011.
Built by Sharp, Stewart Co. Ltd. in 1896, construction no. 4150. South African Railways No. 993 390.

Added by Peter Langsdale on 26 June 2011.
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