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1967 - Class 37 (Type 3) Co-Co Locomotive


Class 37 (Type 3) Co-Co Locomotive

Model: Class 37 (Type 3) Co-Co Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: D6830
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
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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: 1967
Catalogue Number: R.751
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Publication: Tri-ang Hornby - Model Railways
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 13th Edition
Tri-ang Hornby - Model Railways
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UK Price List: 56/4
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Model Year Details (3)

1965 R.751 1965
Class 37 (Type 3) Co-Co Locomotive
1966 R.751 1966
Class 37 (Type 3) Co-Co Locomotive
1967 R.751 1967
Class 37 (Type 3) Co-Co Locomotive

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1966 1967 Inter City Express

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45 Locomotive - R.751 December 1966
69 Class 37 Locomotive - R.751 April 1968

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