Model Details

Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive

U.K.
56109

Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive

Years Released: 2000 2001 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive
Running Number: 56109
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 56 (Type 5)
Class 56 (Type 5)
Designer: British Rail
Class Information: During the early 1970’s the need for more powerful dedicated heavy freight diesel-electric motive power led to the development of the Class 56 in order to haul the newly introduced Merry-Go-Round dedicated coal traffic. The Class 56 was to be the first newly designed diesel in 15-years and was first of the second generation diesels used by British Rail. The Class 56 was nick-named “Grids” due to the expanded metal mesh grille located at cab ends. More...
Weight: 126 tons
Purpose: Heavy Freight
Wheel Arrangement: CO-CO
CO-CO
Model Information: Length - 254mm.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2000 2001

2000 2001
Company: Load-Haul - Load-Haul
Logo: Load-Haul Logo
Logo Years: 1994 - 1996
Load-Haul
Livery: Load-Haul Black
Load-Haul Black
Livery Details: Black with orange lower cabsides.
Company Information: Load-Haul was a railfreight operator based in the north east of the United Kingdom.

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Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2000 R.2074B 2000
Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive
2001 R.2074B 2001
Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive

Related Service Sheets (1)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
229B Class 56 Locomotive February 2001

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2000 Loadhaul, which commenced operation in 1996, was taken over by EWS in the same year. You will see Loadhaul liveried Class 56s, however, doing the usual Class 56 work.
2001 Loadhaul, which commenced operation in 1996, was taken over by EWS in the same year. You will see Loadhaul liveried Class 56s, however, doing the usual Class 56 work.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
2000 Ringfield
2001 Ringfield

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
2000 £49.50

Catalogue Images (2)

R.2074B - Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2000
R.2074B Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2000

R.2074B - Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2001
R.2074B Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2001


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