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Class 90 Electric Locomotive


Class 90 Electric Locomotive

Years Released: 2001 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Class 90 Electric Locomotive
Running Number: 90024
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 90
Class 90
Designer: British Rail
Class Information: The West Coast Mainline was converted to overhead electric power in stages during the 1960ís and early 1970ís. After experimentation with early AC electric classes, BR settled on producing a large fleet of Class 86 and 87ís to meet motive power demands. With motive power requirements being fulfilled by the mid 1970ís, further production of locomotives ceased until the arrival of Class 90ís in 1987 More...
Weight: 84.5 tons
Purpose: Passenger & Freight
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
Model Information: Length - 245mm.
Models Produced: ---
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Company: GNER - Great North Eastern Railway
Logo: GNER Logo
Logo Years: 1996 - 2007
Great North Eastern Railway
Livery: GNER Blue
Livery Details: Dark navy blue with a red stripe and gold lettering.
Company Information: The GNER operated high-speed express passenger trains on the East Coast Main Line.

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Model Year Details (1)

2001 R.2236 2001
Class 90 Electric Locomotive

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Model Catalogue Information

2001 Leased by GNER as a support unit this Class 90 is the only one that can be seen in something approaching the GNER livery. The Hornby model is powered by a ringfield motor and has pick-ups on all axles. The model is also equipped with an operating pantograph which is made operational by a switch located on the roof.

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2001 Ringfield

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R.2236 - Class 90 Electric Locomotive - 2001
R.2236 Class 90 Electric Locomotive - 2001

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