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EG 347 at Port Augusta on 20.06.1989

NEG 89 -- EG 347

Steel, 45 foot, workmans van, built by Commonwealth Engineering. Contract No. 3218.

4.1.1972Entered service on the North Australia Railway as "NEG 89".
6.4.1978Transferred to standard gauge and recoded "EG 347".
By 1995Allocated to CME as work van at Port Augusta.
15.3.1997At Port Augusta painted green and gold.
-Painted all over orange.
-Placed into storage in the Forrestfield yard
-Moved to private property in Waikiki, Western Australia for use as accomodation
3.2017Offered for sale on "Gumtree" . Asking price $20,000