Model Details

Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive

U.K.
47808

Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive

Years Released: 1995 1996 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive
Running Number: 47808
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: Available only in train sets.
Length - 10 1/16 inches - 25.6cm.
Models Produced: * 5,000
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1995 1996

1995 1996
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Logo
Logo Years: 1965 - 1997
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Express Parcels
B.R. Express Parcels
Livery Details: Dark red upper panel with red lower panel. Yellow cab ends with black window trimmings.
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: 2429 - February 2017
Previous: 1909 - January 2017
Movement: (-520)

Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1995 R.717 1995
Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive
1996 R.717 1996
Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive

Train Sets Included In (1)

YEARS TRAIN SET
1995 1996 Twin Train Set

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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R.717 - Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive - 1995
R.717 Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive - 1995

R.717 - Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive - 1996
R.717 Class 47 Co-Co Diesel Locomotive - 1996


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