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Category:Freight Trains - Diesel Locomotives   Manufacturer:General Electric - General Motors   Country:New Zealand   Year:1998 Group:DJ's Photographic Collection   Contributor:Marcel Gommers
Westport, New Zealand (South Island)
Loaded coal train from Ngakawau to Lyttleton taking the new back curve. Line in foreground is the original route to Westport yard where coal train formerly reversed.
DC A1A+A1A 4663 + DX Co.Co 5258 ('tunnel' unit with modified air intakes).
Photo taken 17 August 1998