TA Class

 

Road numbers:

TA1813

 

Operator:

UGL

 

Gauge:

1067 mm

 

Year of entry into service:

1970

 

Number built:

10

 

Model:

2-CS

 

Manufacturer:

Tulloch Ltd

 

Manufacturing location:

Rhodes, NSW

 

Engine:

Cummins VT 17 10L

 

Traction power:

447 kW

 

Wheel arrangement:

C

 

Weight:

37.3 t

 

Length:

7.6 m

Ten TA Class members entered service with the Western Australian Government Railways in 1970. They were used for shunting on narrow gauge lines. Only one member of the class remains in service, TA1813, which is a workshops shunter with UGL at Bassendean in Perth.