1919 in South Africa

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1919 in South Africa
1916 1917 1918 « 1919 » 1920 1921 1922

List of years in South Africa

Events[edit]

April
September
November

Births[edit]

Deaths[edit]

Railways[edit]

Railway lines opened[edit]

  • 9 January – Natal – Deviation from Umlaas Road to Pentrich, 19 miles 19 chains (31.0 kilometres).[2]

Locomotives[edit]

Two new Cape gauge and one narrow gauge locomotive types enter service on the South African Railways (SAR):

References[edit]

  1. ^ Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 138."2-Minute Wave of Silence" Revives a Time-honoured Tradition. Accessed on 5 June 2014.
  2. ^ Statement Showing, in Chronological Order, the Date of Opening and the Mileage of Each Section of Railway, Statement No. 19, p. 188, ref. no. 200954-13
  3. ^ a b Paxton, Leith; Bourne, David (1985). Locomotives of the South African Railways (1st ed.). Cape Town: Struik. ISBN 0869772112. 
  4. ^ a b Durrant, A E (1989). Twilight of South African Steam (1st ed.). Newton Abbott, London: David & Charles. ISBN 0715386387.