11 Class

Road numbers:

1104

 

Operator:

Downer Rail

 

Gauge:

1067 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

1969

 

Number built:

7

 

Model:

GH1000V

 

Manufacturer:

Walkers Ltd

 

Manufacturing location:

Maryborough, Qld

 

Engine:

Caterpillar D398 Series B

 

Traction power:

529 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

 

Weight:

54.9 t

 

Length:

10.97 m

Seven of the 11 Class units commenced service with Tasmania’s Emu Bay Railway from 1969. All were eventually sold. After many years in storage, Downer Rail purchased 1104 in 2020 for shunting at its Maryborough plant in Queensland.