Model Details

Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive

Canada
4008

Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive

Years Released: 1958 1959 1960 1960a 1961 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 4 years.

Model: Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive
Running Number: 4008
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: F7 Class
F7 Class
Designer: General Motors Electro-Motive Div.
Class Information: First Generation diesel-electric F-Class locomotives designed and built between 1939 and 1960 by General Motors Electro-Motive Div. (EMD) are considered the most successful of the diesel pioneer projects in North America , with the F7 being the most numerous of all design variants. More...
Weight: 104 tons
Purpose: Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
BO-BO
Model Information: TRI-ANG RAILWAYS printed on both sides of locomotive.
Length - 7 7/8 inches.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

1958 1959 1960 1960a 1961

1958 1959 1960 1960a 1961
Company: T.R. - Transcontinental
Logo: T.R. Shield
Logo Years: ---
Transcontinental
Livery: T.R. Silver & Red
T.R. Silver & Red
Livery Details: Silver with red upper panels around windows.
Company Information: Tri-ang Railways company name given to worldwide outline models.

Model Ranking:
Current: 339 - August 2020
Previous: 752 - July 2020
Movement: (+413)

Model Year Details (4)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1958 R.55 1958
Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive
1959 R.55 1959
Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive
1960 R.55 1960
Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive
1960a R.55 1960a
Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive
1961 R.55 1961
Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive

Train Sets Included In (3)

YEARS TRAIN SET
1960 1961 Transcontinental Passenger Train Set
1958 1959 Transcontinental Train Set (Diesel Freight)
1958 1959 Transcontinental Train Set (Diesel Passenger)

Related Service Sheets (4)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
12 Power Bogies And Lamp Mountings April 1957
12b Power Bogies - R.55, R.155, R.159, R.253 January 1960
5a Locomotive Bogies & Pony Trucks January 1960
6 Chassis & Bogies - R.55 November 1955

Model Photos & Notes (0)

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Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1961 52/6

Catalogue Images (4)

R.55 - Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1958
R.55 Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1958

R.55 - Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1959
R.55 Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1959

R.55 - Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1960
R.55 Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1960

R.55 - Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1960a
R.55 Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1960a

R.55 - Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1961
R.55 Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive - 1961


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TRIANG TC R159 R250 BLUE ROOF for DOUBLE ENDED DIESEL LOCO GC transcontinental - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £9.87 GBP
Time Left: 0d 6h 30m 2s
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TRIANG TC R57 RED CAB & SILVER 4008 DUMMY DIESEL LOCO C 1960 transcontinental - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £33.68 GBP
Time Left: 0d 7h 4m 38s
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TRIANG R55 R57 R155 DIESEL LOCO CENTRAL FUEL TANK GC C 1958 transcontinental - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £14.87 GBP
Time Left: 0d 7h 4m 38s
Bids: 0
Triang Transcontinental diesel loco power bogie - Auction

Location: London, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £10.50 GBP
Time Left: 0d 10h 48m 40s
Bids: 10
TRIANG TRANSCONTINENTAL CURRENT PICK UP 4 WHEEL DIESEL LOCOS R55 R155 157 etc - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £12.25 GBP
Time Left: 1d 6h 34m 46s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TRANSCONTINENTAL R159 AUSTRALIAN DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE (SPARES / REPAIR) - Auction

Location: Plymouth, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £13.50 GBP
Time Left: 1d 15h 49m 54s
Bids: 7
TRIANG R55 B-B DIESEL TC SERIES RED BOX 1960 transcontinental REASONABLE - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £28.68 GBP
Time Left: 2d 8h 29m 21s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R155 YELLOW BO-B0 DIESEL DUMMY SWITCHER 7005 transcontinental GC C1960 - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £43.76 GBP
Time Left: 2d 8h 33m 21s
Bids: 0
Tri-ang R159/R253 Transcontinental/Diesel Shunter Power Bogie Spares or Repairs - Auction

Location: Willenhall, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £6.09 GBP
Time Left: 2d 9h 39m 46s
Bids: 2
TRIANG R58 B - B DIESEL B UNIT TC SERIES RED BOX & INSERTS 1959 transcontinental - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £44.87 GBP
Time Left: 3d 7h 27m 58s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R55 R57 SINGLE CAB DIESEL RARE FRAGILE GLAZING 1958 transcontinental - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £14.79 GBP
Time Left: 4d 2h 20m 21s
Bids: 0
TRI-ANG RAILWAYS TRANSCONTINENTAL R250 DOUBLE ENDED DIESEL DUMMY UNBOXED GOOD - Auction

Location: Tavistock, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £14.99 GBP
Time Left: 4d 15h 20m 39s
Bids: 0
Triang Transcontinental R159. Australian diesel locomotive. - Auction

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £26.50 GBP
Time Left: 4d 16h 23m 32s
Bids: 1
Hornby Tri-ang R.159 Transcontinental Express Diesel Locomotive With Light - Auction

Location: Reading, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £21.00 GBP
Time Left: 4d 17h 24m 21s
Bids: 2
TRIANG R159 BLUE TWIN CAB POWERED DIESEL GOOD LOGOS 1960 transcontinental GC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £62.87 GBP
Time Left: 5d 6h 57m 2s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R55 R57 DIESEL EARLY BLACK COW CATCHER SKIRT PILOT transcontinental 1958 - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £18.85 GBP
Time Left: 6d 6h 30m 42s
Bids: 0
Triang R257 Transcontinental Diesel double end power car non power bogie - Store Inventory

Location: London, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £12.99 GBP
Time Left: 6d 7h 36m 40s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R57 SILVER & RED FLASH DUMMY DIESEL LOCO 1959 transcontinental GC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £29.87 GBP
Time Left: 6d 8h 50m 22s
Bids: 0
TRIANG OO GAUGE R250 DUMMY DIESEL LOCOMOTIVE TR TRANSCONTINENTAL -BOXED- - Store Inventory

Location: Lincoln, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £54.99 GBP
Time Left: 7d 12h 19m 30s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R155 YELLOW BO-B0 DIESEL SWITCHER BODY 7005 transcontinental - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £24.76 GBP
Time Left: 8d 10h 45m 20s
Bids: 0
Triang R57 Dummy Non Power Transcontinental Diesel Loco | 4008 | OO Gauge - Fixed Price

Location: Deeside, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £10.00 GBP
Time Left: 8d 22h 16m 49s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R155 YELLOW BO-B0 DIESEL SWITCHER & LIGHTS 7005 transcontinental GC C1960 - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £58.68 GBP
Time Left: 9d 5h 56m 52s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R159 R250 BLACK DOUBLE ENDED DIESEL FUEL TANK GC transcontinental - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £25.87 GBP
Time Left: 9d 9h 6m 55s
Bids: 0
Tri-ang Railways R159 Transcontinental Double Ended Diesel - Auction

Location: Worcester Park, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £39.00 GBP
Time Left: 9d 16h 25m 50s
Bids: 0
Tri-ang Railways R159 Transcontinental Double Ended Diesel ref771 - Auction

Location: Worcester Park, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £39.00 GBP
Time Left: 9d 16h 25m 53s
Bids: 0
TRIANG HORNBY R553 TRANSCONTINENTAL TC SERIES CP RAIL DIESEL A UNIT EXC RUNNER - Store Inventory

Location: Darlington, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £50.00 GBP
Time Left: 11d 19h 26m 21s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TR R55 DIESEL POWER BOGIE 1958 COG TYPE GC transcontinental MINOR ISSUE - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £28.68 GBP
Time Left: 12d 2h 49m 23s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R253 DIESEL No 5 DOCK AUTHORITY BLACK SHUNTER BODY transcontinental GC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £19.79 GBP
Time Left: 12d 3h 51m 8s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R253 DIESEL DOCK SHUNTER POWER BOGIE & TENSION COUP transcontinental GC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £26.86 GBP
Time Left: 12d 10h 47m 52s
Bids: 0
Tri-ang Transcontinental R55 and R57 Diesel Loco and Dummy; Two R24/25 Coaches - Fixed Price

Location: Sandy, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £150.00 GBP
Time Left: 15d 6h 0m 2s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R155 CHASSIS + LIGHTS BO-BO DIESEL SWITCHER 7005 transcontinental GC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £23.50 GBP
Time Left: 17d 12h 38m 24s
Bids: 0
TRIANG 4008 TRANSCONTINENTAL DIESEL LOCOS AND 2 x COACHES OO/HO - Store Inventory

Location: United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £55.00 GBP
Time Left: 18d 9h 13m 13s
Bids: 0
Triang Railways R159 - Transcontinental Double Ended Diesel Loco - Good Runner - Store Inventory

Location: Tamworth, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £49.99 GBP
Time Left: 19d 11h 1m 3s
Bids: 0
TRI-ANG BLUE-YELLOW TRANSCONTINENTAL DOUBLE ENDED DIESEL POWERED MODEL R159 - Fixed Price

Location: Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £39.95 GBP
Time Left: 19d 15h 53m 39s
Bids: 0
TRIANG HORNBY TRANSCONTINENTAL DIESEL LOCO CHASSIS - Store Inventory

Location: Winsford, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £29.75 GBP
Time Left: 20d 7h 48m 11s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R155 BO-B0 DIESEL SWITCHER BODY MATT GREY transcontinental GC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £16.68 GBP
Time Left: 20d 8h 15m 14s
Bids: 0
Tri-ang Railways R.250 Transcontinental Double Ended Diesel Non-powered Boxed - Fixed Price

Location: Hove, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £49.99 GBP
Time Left: 20d 20h 11m 28s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R155 B0-B0 DIESEL YELLOW SWITCHER POWER BOGIE 1962 transcontinental GC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £35.79 GBP
Time Left: 21d 9h 21m 8s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R159 R250 BO-B0 DIESEL BODY MATT GREY transcontinental GC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £17.79 GBP
Time Left: 23d 8h 33m 42s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R55 R57 BO-B0 DIESEL BODY MATT GREY transcontinental GC +horns & glaze - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £16.79 GBP
Time Left: 23d 8h 33m 42s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R55 R57 R155 DIESEL LATER BLACK TRAILING BOGIE transcontinental 1962 - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £12.68 GBP
Time Left: 25d 10h 48m 46s
Bids: 0
TRIANG TC R55 R57 R155 DIESEL EARLY BLACK TRAILING BOGIE transcontinental 1958 - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £12.79 GBP
Time Left: 25d 10h 50m 6s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R253 DIESEL No 5 DOCK AUTHORITY RED SHUNTER BODY transcontinental VGC - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £22.79 GBP
Time Left: 26d 3h 50m 56s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R253 DIESEL DOCK AUTHORITY SHUNTER BODY N5 CORNER DAMAGE transcontinental - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £17.85 GBP
Time Left: 26d 4h 57m 14s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R55 R159 R257 DIESEL POWER BOGIE 1958 GC transcontinental EARLY COUPLING - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £27.95 GBP
Time Left: 26d 4h 57m 15s
Bids: 0
TRIANG R250 BLUE YELLOW DIESEL LOCO TR 1962 transcontinental VGC NON POWERED - Store Inventory

Location: Southampton, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £38.79 GBP
Time Left: 26d 9h 48m 6s
Bids: 0

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Condition: Used
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