Model Details

Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive

U.K.
56059

Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive

Years Released: 2007 2009 2010 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 3 years.

Model: Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive
Running Number: 56059
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.
R.2648X is DCC fitted.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2007 2009 2010

2007 2009 2010
Company: EWS - English, Welsh and Scottish Railway
Logo: EWS Logo
Logo Years: 1996 - 2007
English, Welsh and Scottish Railway
Livery: EWS Maroon & Yellow
EWS Maroon & Yellow
Livery Details: Maroon with yellow stripe.
Company Information: EWS is the largest British rail freight company, formed after the break-up of British Rail.

Model Ranking:
Current: 1756 - June 2020
Previous: 1289 - May 2020
Movement: (-467)

Model Year Details (3)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2007 R.2648 2007
Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive
2009 R.2648 2009
Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive
2010 R.2648 2010
Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2007 Twin bogie drive, pick-ups on all wheels.
2009 Twin bogie drive, pick-ups on all wheels.
2010 Twin bogie drive, pick-ups on all wheels.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
2007 Five pole skew wound.
2009 Five pole skew wound.
2010 Five pole skew wound.

Catalogue Images (3)

R.2648 - Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2007
R.2648 Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2007

R.2648 - Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2009
R.2648 Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2009

R.2648 - Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2010
R.2648 Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - 2010


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Location: Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Location: Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Location: Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Condition: Used
Current Price: $330.00 AUD
Time Left: 14d 0h 5m 31s
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