RailPictures.Net Photo: RM30 KiwiRail RM Silver Fern at Kumeu-Huapai, New Zealand by John Russell
 
  Login Sign Up 


Photo Location Map Locomotive Details Location/Date of Photo


View Larger Map
KiwiRail (more..)
RM Silver Fern (more..)
Near Huapai, North Auckland Line (more..)
Kumeu-Huapai, New Zealand (more..)
September 10, 2016
Locomotive No./Train ID Photographer
RM30 (more..)
Unknown
John Russell (more..)
Contact Photographer Photographer Profile 
Remarks & Notes 
The 723-kW 96-seater diesel-electric twin-set Silver Fern railcars were built in Japan by Kawasaki and Toshiba, trading as Nissho Iwai and entered service in 1972 on a daylight run from Auckland and Wellington. The Overlander replaced them in 1991 and they were used for regional services until 2001. Since then they have been available for charters such as this one Pukekohe to Whangarei.
Community Response Photo Comments (0) 
Views: 1,543     Favorited: 7
Since added on May 12, 2020

+ Add to Favorites

+ Nominate for People's Choice

+ Subscribe

+ Add to Photo Album

+ Post a Photo Comment
 
* Views on this page updated in real-time.

 User Photo Albums Containing this Photo (1)+ Add to Album
New Zealand - KiwiRail l Toll Rail

Album created by member John Russell
Album Views: 16,733
Trains on 3' 6" (1.067m) track from Whangarei to Bluff with virtually heritage rebuilt EMD and GE locomotives still the mainstay power. The network was privatized in 1990's and operated by Toll until 2008 when state owned KiwiRail was established.
Add to Photo Album or Get Your Own Photo Album


EXIF Data for this photo: [What's this?]

This image contains EXIF headers - Click Here to show the data.



Photo Copyright 2020 John Russell. All Rights Reserved. Photo Usage Policy
This website Copyright © 2002-2020. All Rights Reserved.
Do Not Sell My Personal Information