Nz steam locomotive ja1267 goes under the hammer

  fred59 Assistant Commissioner

Location: Boonah
this was taken from the NZHT-Rail · NZ Heritage & Tourist Rail Group website

http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/NZHT-Rail/message/34018


Thu Mar 6, 2008 9:55 am (PST)
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> AUCTION OF STEAM LOCOMOTIVE
>
> Ja 1267
>
> of interest to Enthusiasts & Restoration Groups
>
> Brian Millen Auctions, Licensed Auctioneers of Hamilton, acting on
>
> instructions from N Z Railway & Locomotive Society Waikato Branch inc.
>
> and other Owners, Brian Millen Auctions will offer for sale by
> Auction on
>
> Wednesday 23rd April 2008 at 12 noon at the Brian Millen Auction
>
> Complex at 9 -11 Peregrine Place Hamilton (off Ellis St Frankton
> almost
>
> opposite SPCA) a Steam Locomotive Ja1267 weighing approximately 110
>
> tonnes.
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> Ja1267 was one of the 35 Ja models produced at NZ Railways Hillside
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> Workshops between 1946 & 1956. Ja's were the last steam locomotives
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> built for NZ Railways & were the mainstay of the South Island railway
>
> system. Ja1267 hauling ten cars weighing 300 tons has covered the 41.9
>
> miles from Tinwald to Washdyke at an average speed of 59.4 mph (and up
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> to 62.7 mph for 5.5 miles.)
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> Currently located at Te Awamutu Ja1267 is to be sold as-is where-is,
> but
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> the Auction sale will take place at the Auctioneers premises at 9 -11
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> Peregrine Place (off Ellis St) Hamilton.
>
> Auction to be conducted in accordance with the Terms & Conditions of
> the
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> Auctioneers Association of NZ.
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> All interested bidders should register at the Auctioneers premises
> prior to
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> the Auction commencing. (Positive Bidder ID required)
>
> Payment to be made in full by Cash, Bank Cheque, prior approved
> letter of
>
> Bankers undertaking or Bank Transfer in accordance with the
> Auctioneers
>
> terms.
>
> BRIAN MILLEN AUCTIONS
>
> MAANZ (Life)
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> Ph. 07 846 7200
>
> http://www.brianmillenauctions.co.nz

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