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Class 37 Diesel Electric Locomotive


Class 37 Diesel Electric Locomotive

Years Released: 1998 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Class 37 Diesel Electric Locomotive
Running Number: 37427
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 37 (Type 3)
Class 37 (Type 3)
Designer: English Electric Company
Class Information: Nicknamed “tractors” due to their distinctive exhaust sound the all-purpose diesel-electric Type 3 / Class 37 locomotive were conceived as part of the British Railways Modernisation Plan. These versatile machines were introduced to the Eastern Region in 1960. Members of the class eventually saw service in many capacities from humble freights to inter-regional express passenger primarily on the Eastern Region, Western Region, and in Scotland. Although vastly reduced in numbers, variants of the class were still operational in 2010. More...
Weight: 105 tons
Purpose: Heavy Freight & Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: CO-CO
Model Information: Length - 252mm.
R.2060B Running Number - 37688
R.2060C Running Number - 37415
Models Produced: ---
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Company: EWS - English, Welsh and Scottish Railway
Logo: EWS Logo
Logo Years: 1996 - 2007
English, Welsh and Scottish Railway
Livery: EWS Maroon & Yellow
EWS Maroon & Yellow
Livery Details: Maroon with yellow stripe.
Company Information: EWS is the largest British rail freight company, formed after the break-up of British Rail.

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Model Year Details (1)

1998 R.2060A 1998
Class 37 Diesel Electric Locomotive

Related Service Sheets (1)

210 Class 37 & Class 47 Locomotives August 1998

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Model Catalogue Information

1998 A choice of three new locomotive numbers for the Class 37 locomotive that EWS uses for general freight haulage to all areas of the UK (1996 onwards). The Class 37 was first introduced to service in 1960, and there have been 37 variants, this one with the centrally fitted blanked headcode display. Ringfield motor.

Motor Information

1998 Ringfield

Price List

1998 £38.49

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R.2060A - Class 37 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 1998
R.2060A Class 37 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 1998

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