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1997 - Class 58 Diesel Electric Locomotive

U.K.
58033


Class 58 Diesel Electric Locomotive

Model: Class 58 Diesel Electric Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 58033
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 58 (Type 5)
Class 58 (Type 5)
Designer: British Rail
Class Information: Development of second generation diesels came slowly to British Railways. But by the mid to late 1970ís the need for more powerful and specialised motive power was so great that BREL produced the Class 58 while production of earlier 56ís was still in progress, being first introduced in December 1982. More...
Weight: 129 tons
Purpose: Heavy Freight
Wheel Arrangement: CO-CO
CO-CO
Model Information: Length - 252mm.
Models Produced: ---
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.
Year: 1997
Catalogue Number: R.2034
Year Information: Class 58 again, this one in the livery of the English, Welsh & Scottish Railway Company which first appeared on the tracks in 1996. EWS (it has bow discarded the ampersand) uses the locomotive mainly in its traditional role hauling coal in long strings of Merry Go Round (MGR) wagons. They do sometimes also use it in general freight service. Type 7 motor.
Model Motor: Type 7
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Third Edition 1997 - The legend is alive
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 43rd Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Third Edition 1997 - The legend is alive
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Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT IMAGE
1997 R.2034 1997
Class 58 Diesel Electric Locomotive
1998 R.2034 1998
Class 58 Diesel Electric Locomotive

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