47 Class

 

4702 with AK Cars stabled at Lithgow, New South Wales, 26 May 2018. 4702 is preserved by Lachlan Valley Railway.

Road numbers:

4717

 

Operator:

Qube Logistics

 

Gauge:

1435 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

1972

 

Number built:

20

 

Model:

Unknown

 

Manufacturer:

Goninan

 

Manufacturing location:

Broadmeadow, NSW

 

Engine:

Caterpillar D399

 

Traction power:

746 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

Co-Co

 

Weight:

85.3 t

 

Length:

14.0 m

The 47 Class branch line units provided general freight service, mainly in western and northern New South Wales. Most were scrapped but several have been used by private operators and others preserved.