What tosh! South Australian Railways freight rolling stock was grey with white lettering.
From: Stephen Cox
Sent: Sunday, 27 January 2013, 21:58
Subject: RE: [LRRSA] North East Dundas rolling stock livery
> > it would be very unusual to paint white lettering on a grey
> > background,
> That's interesting, given how common it was in Great Britain
> and Ireland.
> Why the difference in Australia?
> David 1/2d
Probably something to do with fading under the at times intense sun in