Three unidentified Australians with a Simplex, 20 horsepower narrow gauge tractor locomotive, ...

Accession Number P03608.021
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white - Film original negative 120 nitrate
Maker Unknown
Place made Western Front
Date made c 1917-1918
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copyright

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Description

Three unidentified Australians with a Simplex, 20 horsepower narrow gauge tractor locomotive, with the serial number LR 2570 and named 'Wee Laddie'. These small tractor locos were petrol or diesel operated and water cooled and were used to haul light loads such as work crews, tools and the army postal service wagon.

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