421 Class

 

Preserved diesel locomotive 42101, Great Train Expo, Central station, Sydney, 13 June 2016.

Road numbers:

42107

 

Operator:

Aurizon

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

1965

 

Number built:

10

 

Model:

AJ16C

 

Manufacturer:

Clyde Engineering

 

Manufacturing location:

Granville, NSW

 

Engine:

EMD 567C

 

Traction power:

1342 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

109.7 t

 

Length:

17.6 m

Ten members of the 421 class were introduced in New South Wales during the middle of the 1960s. They were used mostly on the Illawarra and Main South lines, and some later saw service interstate. 42107 is owned by Aurizon.