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Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound)

U.K.
56125

Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound)

Years Released: 2008 2009 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound)
Running Number: 56125
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: DCC Locomotive with Sound.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2008 2009

2008 2009
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.

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Current: 1558 - June 2020
Previous: 1186 - May 2020
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Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2008 R.2781 2008
Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound)
2009 R.2781XS 2009
Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound)

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R.2781 - Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound) - 2008
R.2781 Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound) - 2008

R.2781XS - Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound) - 2009
R.2781XS Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive (DCC Locomotive with Sound) - 2009


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