Model Details

Double-ended Diesel Locomotive (Transcontinental)

Australia
5007

Double-ended Diesel Locomotive (Transcontinental)

Years Released: 1962 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Double-ended Diesel Locomotive (Transcontinental)
Running Number: 5007
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: V.R. B Class
V.R. B Class
Designer: Clyde Engineering
Class Information: Victorian Railways, Australia. Class introduced 1951.
Weight: 121 tons
Purpose: Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
BO-BO
Model Information: Transcontinental printed on both sides of locomotive. Working head and tail lights.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

1962

1962
Company: T.R. - Transcontinental
Logo: T.R. Shield
Logo Years: ---
Transcontinental
Livery: T.R. Blue
T.R. Blue
Livery Details: Blue with yellow lining.
Company Information: Tri-ang Railways company name given to worldwide outline models.

Model Ranking:
Current: 2403 - July 2022
Previous: 1066 - June 2022
Movement: (-1337)

Model Year Details (1)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1962 R.159 1962
Double-ended Diesel Locomotive (Transcontinental)

Train Sets Included In (1)

YEARS TRAIN SET
1962 Express Passenger Train Set

Related Service Sheets (3)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
12 Power Bogies And Lamp Mountings April 1957
12b Power Bogies - R.55, R.155, R.159, R.253 January 1960
5a Locomotive Bogies & Pony Trucks January 1960

Model Photos & Notes (0)

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1962 Locomotive with working headlights.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1962 56/-

Catalogue Images (1)

R.159 - Double-ended Diesel Locomotive (Transcontinental) - 1962
R.159 Double-ended Diesel Locomotive (Transcontinental) - 1962


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