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1987 - Class 25 Bo-Bo Locomotive


Class 25 Bo-Bo Locomotive

Model: Class 25 Bo-Bo Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: D5177
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 25 (Type 2)
Class 25 (Type 2)
Designer: British Railways
Class Information: An elaboration of the earlier Class 24 design also built with Sulzer power plants, the Class 25 saw minor appearance differences with both modest speed and horsepower increases. Numerous Class 25 locomotives primarily saw service on the Midland and Scottish Regions of British Railways. They also saw service on the Western Region as interim replacements for the Class 35 Hymek locomotives upon withdrawal in 1972. More...
Weight: 72 tons
Purpose: Light Passenger & Freight
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
Model Information: Model supplied with a sheet of alternative running numbers, D5177, D5200, D5206, D7568 and D7597. Also supplied with a selection of haedcode labels.
Models Produced: * 3,600
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Late Crest
Logo Years: 1956 - 1967
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Green
B.R. Green
Livery Details: Brunswick green with orange and black lining with yellow lettering.
Company Information: British Railways came into existence in 1948 when the dominating four British railway companies amalgamated. Steam traction on British Railways ended in 1968 and the system was re-branded as British Rail.
Year: 1987
Catalogue Number: R.878
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Publication: Hornby Railways - 33rd Edition
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 33rd Edition
Hornby Railways - 33rd Edition
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UK Price List: £18.99
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Model Ranking:
Current: 1535 - December 2023
Previous: 1937 - November 2023
Movement: (+402)

Model Year Details (2)

1987 R.878 1987
Class 25 Bo-Bo Locomotive
1988 R.878 1988
Class 25 Bo-Bo Locomotive

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107 (Back) Diesel Loco Class 25 - R.068, R.072 - Back June 1978

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