Model Details

Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Tunnel

U.K.
47234

Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Tunnel

Years Released: 1994 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Tunnel
Running Number: 47234
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: * 1,150
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1994

1994
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Logo
Logo Years: 1965 - 1997
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Railfreight Speedlink Distribution
B.R. Railfreight Speedlink Distribution
Livery Details: Light grey upper panel with lighter grey lower panel. Yellow cab ends with black window trimmings. Grey with yellow ends vans.
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: 3835 - June 2017
Previous: 3374 - May 2017
Movement: (-461)

Model Year Details (1)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1994 R.116 1994
Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Tunnel

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
1994 In anticipation of increased traffic following the opening of the Channel Tunnel, Railfreight Distribution have earmarked a fleet of Class 47 diesels to provide feeder services. Model powered by a Type 5 ringfield motor.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
1994 Type 5 Ringfield

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1994 £31.05

Catalogue Images (1)

R.116 - Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Tunnel - 1994
R.116 Class 47 Co-Co Locomotive - Tunnel - 1994


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