Model Details

Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire

U.K.
47586

Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire

Years Released: 1991 1992 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire
Running Number: 47586
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
CO-CO
Model Information: Length - 10 1/16 inches - 25.6cm.
Models Produced: * 1,500
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1991 1992

1991 1992
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Logo
Logo Years: 1965 - 1997
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Inter City Swallow
B.R. Inter City Swallow
Livery Details: White and dark grey with red and white lining and yellow cab ends.
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.

Model Ranking:
Current: 2214 - September 2017
Previous: 1962 - August 2017
Movement: (-252)

Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1991 R.587 1991
Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire
1992 R.587 1992
Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire

Related Service Sheets (4)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
105 6 Wheel Powered Bogies June 1978
105 (Back) 6 Wheel Powered Bogies - Back June 1978
94A Diesel Loco Class 47 - R.073, R.075 October 1978
94A (Back) Diesel Loco Class 47 - R.073, R.075 - Back October 1978

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1991 Locos of this vereran class have assumed innumerable liveries and now appear in the InterCity Swallow style. Model has Type 5 ringfield motor and hoses annd cables to fit to buffer beams.
1992 The long serving and versatile Class 47s are found in a multitude of liveries, this example being InterCity Swallow. Model powered by Type 5 ringfield motor. Pipes and hoses for buffer beams included.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
1991 Type 5 Ringfield
1992 Type 5 Ringfield

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1992 £35.45

Catalogue Images (2)

R.587 - Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire - 1991
R.587 Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire - 1991

R.587 - Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire - 1992
R.587 Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Northamptonshire - 1992


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