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1998 - Class 47 Diesel Electric Locomotive


Class 47 Diesel Electric Locomotive

Model: Class 47 Diesel Electric Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 47844
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 47 (Type 4)
Class 47 (Type 4)
Designer: Brush
Class Information: Originally classified as Type 4 locomotives and later re-classified under the TOPS system as Class 47; the locomotives were introduced in 1962 with variants of the class still operational today (2010). More...
Weight: 117 tons
Purpose: Heavy Freight & Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: CO-CO
Model Information: Length - 256mm.
R.2061B Running Number - 47814 Totnes Castle
R.2061C Running Number - 47845 County Of Kent
Models Produced: ---
Company: VT - Virgin Trains
Logo: Virgin Logo
Logo Years: ---
Virgin Trains
Livery: Virgin Red
Virgin Red
Livery Details: Red with black ends and three distinct white stripes.
Company Information: Virgin Trains was formed during the privatisation of British Rail.
Year: 1998
Catalogue Number: R.2061A
Year Information: Three new locomotive numbers too for the Class 47 that hauls non-electric cross-country passenger services for Virgin (1997 onwards). Note the simulated hoses and cables for attachment to the buffer beams. Ringfield motor.
Model Motor: Ringfield
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Forth Edition 1998
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 44th Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Forth Edition 1998
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UK Price List: £38.49
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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1998 R.2061A 1998
Class 47 Diesel Electric Locomotive

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