RailPictures.Net Photo: 9141 KiwiRail DL at Near Paraparaumu, New Zealand by John Russell
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KiwiRail (more..)
DL (more..)
Tunnel 5 NIMT near Paekakariki (more..)
Near Paraparaumu, New Zealand (more..)
September 27, 2011
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
9141 (more..)
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John Russell (more..)
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The loco lash up in this scene represents decades of motive power in New Zealand. The DL class is the first Chinese built diesel exported to a western railroad. DFT 7158 started life in 1979 and DC 4058 as a DA EMD G12 c. 1955. The line at a 2% grade here was built with brick tunnels in the 1880's.
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New Zealand - KiwiRail and Tranz Rail (North Island)

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Trains on KiwiRail network from Whangarei in the north to the capital, Wellington. The track gauge is 3' 6" (1.067m) with grades up to 1 in 35 (3%.)
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