The Garratt Locomotive

Garratt locomotives from other builders

628 built - 620 assembled

I have revised these tables to include running numbers, however these are the numbers carried when delivered, any

subsequent renumberings are not generally shown as some of these would cause confusion.

Ansaldo (Italy) (6 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

1371-1376/1939

Metre/C.F. Franco Ethiopien

2-8-2+2-8-2

501-506

504-506 delivered to Libya

Sir W.G.Armstrong Whitworth, Newcastle upon Tyne (4 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

565-566/1924

3'/Ferrocarril Pacifico de Colombia

4-6-0+0-6-4

29-30

 

1024-1025/1929

Metre/Great Western of Brazil

2-6-2+2-6-2

238-239

 


Babcock & Wilcox, Bilboa, Spain (18 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

402-407/1931

5'6"/Central of Aragon

2-8-2+2-8-2

201-206

became RENFE class 282.0401

421-422/1931

Metre/La Robla Railway

2-6-2+2-6-2

82-83

Spain

730-739/1960

5'6"/RENFE/282.0421

2-8-2+2-8-2

282F0421-429

Spain


John Cockerill, Seraing, Belgium (4 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

3265-3268/1936

2'/South African Railways/NG.G 16

2-6-2+2-6-2

NG85-88

 


Compania Euskalduna, Bilboa, Spain (8 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

189-190/1930

Metre/Compania Minera de Sierra Minera

2-6-2+2-6-2

501-502

Spain

191-196/1931

5'6"/Central of Aragon

4-6-2+2-6-4

101-106

became RENFE class 462.0401


Forges Usines et Fonderies du Haine Saint-Pierre (26 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

1752/1936

75cm/S.A. des Mines du Zaccar

0-4-0+0-4-0

8

Algeria

1783/1937

75cm/S.A. des Mines du Zaccar

0-4-0+0-4-0

9

Algeria

2059-2070/1952

3'6"/C.F.Moçambique/951

4-8-2+2-8-4

951-962

 

2097-2108/1953

3'6"/C.F. du Bas Congo a Katanga/900

4-8-2+2-8-4

901-912

 


Hanomag, Hanover, Germany (52 completed, 1 transferred to Henschel)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

10512-10548/1927

3'6"/South African Railways/GF

4-6-2+2-6-4

2370-2406

 

10549-10551/1927

2'/South African Railways/NG.G13

2-6-2+2-6-2

NG58-60

 

10598-10599/1928

2'/South African Railways/NG.G13

2-6-2+2-6-2

NG50/NG49

 

10629-10635/1928

2'/South African Railways/NG.G13

2-6-2+2-6-2

NG77-83

 

10646-10647/1929

Metre/La Robla Railway

2-6-2+2-6-2

80-81

Spain

10747/1930

2'/South African Railways/NG.G14

2-6-2+2-6-2

NG84

 

10758/1931

st/Limburg Tramway

0-6-0+0-6-0

51

Holland, completed by Henschel


Henschel & Sohn, Kassel, Germany (133 built, 1 completed)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

21053-21070/1928

3'6"/South African Railways/GF

4-6-2+2-6-4

2407-2424

 

21618-21623/1929

Metre/Royal State Railways of Thailand

2-8-2+2-8-2

451-456

 

22047-22056/1931

Metre/Vicoa Ferrea do Rio Grande do Sul

4-6-2+2-6-4

901-910

Brazil

22063/1931

st/Limburg Tramway

0-6-0+0-6-0

51

Holland, commenced by Hanomag

23109-23110/1936

Metre/Royal State Railways of Thailand

2-8-2+2-8-2

457-458

 

25257-25262/1952

Metre/Rede Ferrovaria do Noroeste

4-8-2+2-8-4

610-615

Brazil (BP 6966-6969 & 7136-7137)

27000-27005/1953

3'6"/C. de F. Moçamedes

4-8-2+2-8-4

101-106

Angola

28642-28646/1956

3'6"/C.F.Moçambique/971

4-8-2+2-8-4

971-975

 

28680-28704/1952

3'6"/South African Railways/GMAM

4-8-2+2-8-4

4051-4075

6810 gallon auxiliary water tank

28705-28729/1954

3'6"/South African Railways/GO

4-8-2+2-8-4

2572-2596

6810 gallon auxiliary water tank

29600-29629/1954

3'6"/South African Railways/GMAM

4-8-2+2-8-4

4141-4170

6810 gallon auxiliary water tank


Hunslet Engine Co, Leeds & Hunslet Taylor, Johannesburg (8 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

3894-3901/1967-8

2'/South African Railways/NG.G 16

2-6-2+2-6-2

NG149-156

 


Krupp, Essen, Germany (53 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

970-982/1927

3'6"/South African Railways/GCA

2-6-2+2-6-2

2190-2202

 

1043-1068/1928

3'6"/South African Railways/GCA

2-6-2+2-6-2

2600-2625

 

1077-1084/1929

Metre/Burma Railways/GA.IV

2-8-0+0-8-2

485-492

 

2493-2498/1954

3'6"/Luanda Railway/551

4-8-2+2-8-4

551-556

Angola


Linke Hoffmann, Germany (5 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

3115-3119/1929

3'6"/South African Railways/GDA

2-6-2+2-6-2

2255-2259

 


J.A.Maffei, Munich, Germany (10 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

5748-5757/1928

3'6"/South African Railways/GF

4-6-2+2-6-4

2425-2434

 


North British Locomotive Company, Glasgow (42 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

24070-24079/1931

Metre/Kenya-Uganda Railway/EC

4-8-2+2-8-4

67-76

 

27691-27702/1956

3'6"/South African Railways/GMAM

4-8-2+2-8-4

4099-4110

6810 gallon auxiliary water tank (B.P.7765-76)

27769-27778/1958

3'6"/South African Railways/GMAM

4-8-2+2-8-4

4111-4120

6810 gallon auxiliary water tank (B.P.7826-35)

27783-27792/1958

3'6"/South African Railways/GMAM

4-8-2+2-8-4

4131-4140

6810 gallon auxiliary water tank (B.P.7846-55)


Sao Paulo Railway company workshops (1 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

-/1919

Metre/Sao Paulo Railway

2-4-0+0-4-2

9

 


Société Anonyme St. Leonard, Liege, Belgium (67 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

1708-1709/1911

60cm/C.F.Vicinaux du Mayumbe/A

0-4-0+0-4-0

1A-2A

Zaïre

1715-1716/1911

60cm/C.F.Vicinaux du Mayumbe/A

0-4-0+0-4-0

3A-4A

Zaïre

1744/1911

75cm/Compagnie du C.F. du Congo

0-6-0+0-6-0

111

Zaïre

1781/1912

75cm/S.A. des Mines du Zaccar

0-4-0+0-4-0

5

Algeria

1899-1900/1919

60cm/C.F.Vicinaux du Mayumbe/B

0-4-0+0-4-0

1B-2B

Zaïre

1901-1912/1919

75cm/Compagnie du C.F. du Congo

0-6-0+0-6-0

112-123

Zaïre

1953-1956/1921

60cm/C.F.Vicinaux du Mayumbe/B

0-4-0+0-4-0

3B-6B

Zaïre

1960-1963/1922

Metre/C.G. de Ferrocarriles Catalanes

2-6-2+2-6-2

101-104

Spain

2001-2009/1924

75cm/Compagnie du C.F. du Congo

0-6-0+0-6-0

124-132

Zaïre

2021-2025/1924

60cm/C.F.Vicinaux du Mayumbe/B

0-4-0+0-4-0

7B-11B

Zaïre

2031-2032/1926

Metre/C.F.Madagascar

2-6-0+0-6-2

101-102

renumbered 59-801/2

2035-2038/1925

Metre/C.G. de Ferrocarriles Catalanes

2-6-2+2-6-2

105-108

Spain

2040-2049/1925

75cm/Compagnie du C.F. du Congo

0-6-0+0-6-0

133-142

Zaïre

2056-2059/1926

60cm/C.F.Vicinaux du Mayumbe/C

0-4-0+0-4-0

1C-4C

Zaïre

2091/1927

Metre/Porto Feliz Sugar Co.

0-4-0+0-4-0

5

Brazil

2096/1927

60cm/C.F.Vicinaux du Mayumbe/E

0-4-0+0-4-0

1E

Zaïre

2108/1927

Metre/Piracicaba Sugar Co.

0-4-0+0-4-0

6

Brazil

2121/1929

Metre/SNCV/Type 23

0-6-0+0-6-0

850

Belgium fully enclosed for roadside tramways

2140/1930

Metre/SNCV/Type 23

0-6-0+0-6-0

851

Belgium fully enclosed for roadside tramways


Société Franco-Belge de Materiel de Chemins de Fer, La Croyere, Belgium (2 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

2506-2507/1927

2'/South African Railways/NG.G 12

2-6-2+2-6-2

NG56-57

sub contracted BP 6365-6366


Société Franco-Belge, Raismes, France (113 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

2673-2676/1931

1.05m/PLM.Algeria/241-142.YAT

4-8-2+2-8-4

241-142YAT.1-4

 

2678/1932

st/PLM.Algeria/231-132.AT

4-6-2+2-6-4

231-132AT.1

 

2697-2708/1936

st/C.F.Algeria/231-132.BT

4-6-2+2-6-4

231-132BT.1-12

 

2711-2714/1937

st/C.F.Algeria/231-132.BT

4-6-2+2-6-4

231-132BT.13-16

 

2715-2724/1938

Metre/CF d’Afrique Occidentale Française/93

4-8-2+2-8-4

93.201-210

Senegal and Ivory Coast

2725-2730/1939

st/C.F.Algeria/231-132.BT

4-6-2+2-6-4

231-132BT.17-22

 

2731-2740/1939

Metre/CF d’Afrique Occidentale Française/93

4-8-2+2-8-4

93.211-220

Senegal and Ivory Coast

2741-2747/1940

st/C.F.Algeria/231-132.BT

4-6-2+2-6-4

231-132BT.23-29

 

2748-2754/1941

Metre/CF d’Afrique Occidentale Française/93

4-8-2+2-8-4

93.221-227

Senegal and Ivory Coast

2905-2924/1951

3'6"/Queensland Government Rlys/BG

4-8-2+2-8-4

1090-1109

Australia - sub contract BP 7433-7452

2963-2972/1952

3'6"/Rhodesia Railways/15th

4-6-4+4-6-4

414-423

sub contract BP 7555-7564

2973-2982/1953

3'6"/South Australian Railways/400

4-8-2+2-8-4

400-409

sub contract BP 7622-7631

2983-2994/1954

Metre/East African Railways/60

4-8-2+2-8-4

6001-6012

sub contract BP 7565-7576


Western Australian Government Railways, Midland Junction Workshops (10 built)

Works Number

Gauge/Railway/Class

Type

No

Notes

46-55/1930

3'6"/Western Australian Gov. Rlys/Msa

2-6-0+0-6-2

466-475

 


Australian Standard Garratt

4-8-2+2-8-4 (3'6" gauge) Built under the auspices of the Commonwealth Land Transport Board 65 built - 57 assembled

CLTB no. Builder Works No Date
1-4 Newport   1943
5-10 Newport   1944
11-20 Islington   1943-4
21-25 Clyde 467,472-476 1944
26-30 Midland Junc.   1943-4
31-33 Newport   1945
34-36 Not Assembled    
37-38 Clyde 492-493 1945
39-43 Not Assembled    
44-45 Islington   1945
46-50 Midland Junc.   1945
51-53 Clyde 477-479 1944
54-65 Clyde 480-491 1945

The users of these locomotives are shown below

CLTB No. First Railway Second Third
1-5 Queensland Gov.Rly    
6-8 Tasmanian Gov. Rly    
9 Queensland Gov.Rly Tasmanian Gov. Rly(14/4/1949)  
10 Western Australian G.R    
11-12 Queensland Gov.Rly Tasmanian Gov. Rly(13/12/1949) (12)Emu Bay Railway No.20A(10/7/1962)replacement #20
13-15 Queensland Gov.Rly    
16 Queensland Gov.Rly Emu Bay Railway No.16(1948)  
17 Queensland Gov.Rly Emu Bay Railway No.18(1953)  
18-19 Queensland Gov.Rly Tasmanian Gov. Rly(1949-50)  
20 Western Australian G.R    
21-22 Queensland Gov.Rly    
23 Queensland Gov.Rly Emu Bay Railway No.17(1948)  
24 Queensland Gov.Rly    
25 Queensland Gov.Rly Tasmanian Gov. Rly(1949-50) Emu Bay Railway No.20(1/7/1961)scr 1961/2
26 Western Australian G.R South Australian Rlys No.305(1951)  
27-28 Western Australian G.R    
29-32 Western Australian G.R South Australian Rlys No.s 302,304,301,300(1951)  
33 Australian Portland Cement No. 3(1946)    
37-38 Tasmanian Gov. Rly    
44-48 Western Australian G.R    
49 Western Australian G.R South Australian Rlys No.303(1951)  
50 Western Australian G.R    
51-53 Queensland Gov.Rly    
54-59 Western Australian G.R    
60-62 Tasmanian Gov. Rly    
63-65 Western Australian G.R    

Considered by some authorities to be a flawed design.

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