A class 8D locomotive, South Africa, 1968.

Ransome-Wallis, Patrick

A class 8D locomotive, South Africa, 1968.
2 9 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 21cm


A class 8D locomotive number 1202, by Patrick Ransome-Wallis. The last steam locomotives in South Africa were manufactured in 1955, although steam traction was phased out slowly. Many South African locomotives were built in Europe although by the mid 20th century more were being made by local workshops.

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