Rimutaka Incline Railway

Building a Sanctuary for Steam

Rail vehicles

Our fleet includes a shunting loco Tr189 (under overhaul); two Baldwin Wb steam locomotives dating from 1898 and a Baldwin Wd steam locomotive from 1901 (awaiting restoration); five 56-foot carriages and matching 56-foot guard’s van; a 50-foot wooden-clad North Island Main Trunk sleeping carriage built in 1909; an early PWD and a 47½-foot carriage underframe; two Q-class coal hopper wagons and a fleet of YC-class 4-wheel ballast wagons.

Tr 189

Tr189 outside shed at Maymorn 3 December 2011
Arrival date at Maymorn: 30 July 2010
Maker's Number: 456, built 1976
Notes: complete
TMS number: TR937
Project page: Shunting loco Tr189

Wb 292

Wb 292 on running-in turn at Dunedin, 23 February 1949. S.A. Rockliff
Arrival date at Maymorn: 9 August 2008
Baldwin Locomotive Works, Maker's Number: 16172, built 1898
Notes: complete

Wb 299

Wb 299 after overhaul at Dunedin, Photo: Stan Rockliff
Arrival date at Maymorn: 9 August 2008
Baldwin Locomotive Works, Maker's Number: 16175, built 1898
Notes: complete
Project page: Steam locomotive Wb 299

Wd 356

Wd324 at Dunedin, a sister locomotive to 356
Arrival date at Maymorn: 23 July 2006
Baldwin Locomotive Works, Maker's Number: 19260, built 1901
Notes: steam locomotive chassis

Ab 745

Ab745 at Marton 11 December 1954. Photo: J.M. Creber
Arrival date at Maymorn: 30 October 2013
North British Locomotive Company, Maker's Number: 22880, built 1922
Notes: Complete engine unit
Project page: Steam locomotive Ab 745