N Scale South Australia

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SAR 4400

Steel was scarce at the time when Islington Workshops began construction of 22 wooden bodied brake no’s 4400-4421 from 1954 - 1956.  Photo courtesy of Steam Ranger Heritage Railway photography unknown

Finished model

The 4400’s were probably built as a stop gap measure as the steel 8300 brake vans were already in service. In 1977 they were withdrawn from service and 1 is allocated to Steam Ranger Heritage Railway