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1955 - Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive


Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive

Model: Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive (Overall Model page)
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
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Company: T.R. - Transcontinental
Logo: T.R. Shield
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Livery: T.R. Various
T.R. Various
Livery Details: Various liveries based on Canadian and Australian outline railways.
Company Information: Tri-ang Railways company name given to worldwide outline models.
Year: 1955
Catalogue Number: R.55
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Model Motor: ---
Publication: Tri-ang Railways
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 1st Edition
Tri-ang Railways
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Model Year Details (3)

1955 R.55 1955
Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive
1956 R.55 1956
Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive
1957 R.55 1957
Transcontinental Diesel Locomotive

Train Sets Included In (2)

1956 1957 Transcontinental Train Set (Diesel Goods)
1955 1956 1957 Transcontinental Train Set (Diesel Passenger)

Related Service Sheets (4)

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

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