Re: North East Dundas rolling stock livery


rthorne475
 

What tosh!  South Australian Railways freight rolling stock was grey with white lettering.

Richard Horne


From: Stephen Cox
To: LRRSA@...
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
Australia.

Stephen Cox
Canberra



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