Model Details

Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered)

U.K.
56113

Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered)

Years Released: 2005 2006 2007 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 3 years.

Model: Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered)
Running Number: 56113
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 - 252mm.
Weathered Edition.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2005 2006 2007

2005 2006 2007
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Logo
Logo Years: 1965 - 1997
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Railfreight 2-Tone Grey
B.R. Railfreight 2-Tone Grey
Livery Details: Light grey upper panel with lighter grey 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: 2411 - February 2017
Previous: 2445 - January 2017
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Model Year Details (3)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2005 R.2477A 2005
Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered)
2006 R.2477A 2006
Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered)
2007 R.2477A 2007
Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered)

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Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
2005 Five pole Ringfield.
2006 Five pole Ringfield.
2007 Five pole Ringfield.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
2005 £55.99

Catalogue Images (3)

R.2477A - Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered) - 2005
R.2477A Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered) - 2005

R.2477A - Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered) - 2006
R.2477A Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered) - 2006

R.2477A - Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered) - 2007
R.2477A Class 56 Diesel Locomotive (Weathered) - 2007


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