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TasRail QR class

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Tasrail DQ class locomotives - early 2002

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QR Locomotive

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Tasrail loco depot Lonny 1993

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Reminiscing the QR & DQ locomotives in NZ.

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Rovos Rail's Ex-Queensland Railways, Diesel-Electric, 1502 Class, Clyde/EMD G22C

The QR class were a class of diesel locomotives in New Zealand and Tasmania. Originally built by Clyde Engineering between 1965 and 1966 as Queensland Rails 1460 class locomotives. They were purchased by Tranz Rail in 1995 to be rebuilt, as a cheaper alternative to buying new locomotives. Seven were modified into the QR class. Three were leased to AN Tasrail for one year, but the locos were later sold in 2001. All three have since been scrapped.
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