January 6, 2012, 1:08 pm
December 5, 2019, 5:01 pm
SLR Class :- G1
Introduction year :- 1934
No of Locos :- 01
Loco Nos :- 500
Builder :- W.G. Armstrong Whitworth
State :- England
Power Plant :- Saurer
Mode of Power transmission :- Diesel Electric
Power :- 122 hp
rpm :- 1800
Weight :- 21 ton
Length :- 21'
Wheel arrangement :- 0-4-0
Brake system : - Vacuum
Max speed :- 32 Km/h
Gauge : - 1676 mm
Type :- Shunting Locomotive
Purpose/Used line :- Used for shunting at C.M.E. Ramalana.
G1 500 is first Diesel locomotive in Srilanka railways.
Re painted red and silver colour.
Re-powered with Rolls Royce (C.65FL.127 C/6A). power plant in 1960
Information as at 05.12.2019
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