Model Details

Diesel Switcher

Canada
7005

Diesel Switcher

Years Released: 1962 1963 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Diesel Switcher
Running Number: 7005
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: RS-2
RS-2
Designer: ALCO-MLW
Class Information: The ‘real’ RS-2 locomotives were built between 1946 and 1950 by ALCO in the USA. Additional units were built in Canada by MLW Subsidiary for both major Canadian companies.
Purpose: Freight
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
BO-BO
Model Information: Transcontinental printed on both sides of locomotive.
Length - 7 7/8 inches.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

1962 1963

1962 1963
Company: T.R. - Transcontinental
Logo: T.R. Shield
Logo Years: ---
Transcontinental
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.

Model Ranking:
Current: 2932 - December 2023
Previous: 3267 - November 2023
Movement: (+335)

Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1962 R.155 1962
Diesel Switcher
1963 R.155 1963
Diesel Switcher

Train Sets Included In (1)

YEARS TRAIN SET
1962 1963 Transcontinental Diesel Freight Train Set

Related Service Sheets (1)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
61 Power Bogies - R.55, R.155, R.159, R.253 April 1968

Model Photos & Notes (1)

DATE TYPE TITLE AUTHOR
8 Nov 2009 Information Diesel Switcher David J Carter

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1962 Locomotive with working headlights.
1963 Locomotive with working headlights.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1962 56/-

Catalogue Images (2)

R.155 - Diesel Switcher - 1962
R.155 Diesel Switcher - 1962

R.155 - Diesel Switcher - 1963
R.155 Diesel Switcher - 1963


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