Model Year Details

1977 - Class 47 (Type 4) Co-Co Locomotive

U.K.
47421


Class 47 (Type 4) Co-Co Locomotive

Model: Class 47 (Type 4) Co-Co Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 47421
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 47 (Type 4)
Class 47 (Type 4)
Designer: Brush
Class Information: Originally classified as Type 4 locomotives and later re-classified under the TOPS system as Class 47; the locomotives were introduced in 1962 with variants of the class still operational today (2010). More...
Weight: 117 tons
Purpose: Heavy Freight & Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: CO-CO
CO-CO
Model Information: * 20,000 solo models produced and 23,300 in sets.
Models Produced: * 43,300
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Logo
Logo Years: 1965 - 1997
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Blue
B.R. Blue
Livery Details: Rail blue with yellow cab ends.
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.
Year: 1977
Catalogue Number: R.075
Year Information: Headcodes are illuminated at either end in the direction of travel.
Model Motor: Ringfield
Publication: Hornby OO Scale Model Catalogue 1977
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 23rd Edition
Hornby OO Scale Model Catalogue 1977
Logo & Box Design:


UK Price List: £13.95
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT IMAGE
1977 R.075 1977
Class 47 (Type 4) Co-Co Locomotive
1978 R.075 1978
Class 47 (Type 4) Co-Co Locomotive

Train Sets Included In (2)

YEARS TRAIN SET
1978 B.R. Express Freight Set
1977 Silver Jubilee Freight Set

Related Service Sheets (7)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
105 6 Wheel Powered Bogies June 1978
105 (Back) 6 Wheel Powered Bogies - Back June 1978
94A Diesel Loco Class 47 - R.073, R.075 October 1978
94A (Back) Diesel Loco Class 47 - R.073, R.075 - Back October 1978
HR1978 Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1978 (Front) 1978
HR1978 (Back) Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1978 (Back) 1978
HR1978 C3 Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1978 (Class 5) 1978

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