Model Year Details

1999 - Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - Drax Power Station

U.K.
56123


Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - Drax Power Station

Model: Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - Drax Power Station (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 56123
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.2107A Running Number - 56119
R.2107B Running Number - 56127
Models Produced: ---
Company: Transrail - Transrail
Logo: Transrail Logo
Logo Years: 1994 - 1996
Transrail
Livery: Transrail 2-Tone Grey
Transrail 2-Tone Grey
Livery Details: Light grey upper panel with lighter grey lower panel. Yellow cab ends with black window trimmings.
Company Information: Transrail was a freight company formed in 1994, and was based in South West England, Wales, the North West and Scotland. In 1996 the company was amalgamated with others to form EWS.
Year: 1999
Catalogue Number: R.2107C
Year Information: ---
Model Motor: Ringfield
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Fifth Edition 1999
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 45th Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Fifth Edition 1999
Logo & Box Design:


UK Price List: £49.50
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

Model Ranking:
Current: 3976 - September 2019
Previous: 3923 - August 2019
Movement: (-53)

Model Year Details (1)

YEAR CAT IMAGE
1999 R.2107C 1999
Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - Drax Power Station

Model Photos & Notes (0)

Add Photo or Note


Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - Drax Power Station on ebay UK

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: '(hornby, tri-ang, triang) transrail'
Ending Soonest


Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - Drax Power Station on ebay US

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: '(hornby, tri-ang, triang) transrail'
Ending Soonest


Class 56 Diesel Electric Locomotive - Drax Power Station on ebay Australia

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: '(hornby, tri-ang, triang) transrail'
Ending Soonest


Top 6 Models

1. Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
2. Class A1 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
3. Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
4. Class A4 Locomotive - Mallard
5. L.N.E.R. Composite Coach
6. Pullman First Class Parlour Car

View the latest full Model Rankings.


Random Model

2006
Class J94 Locomotive (Weathered)
Class J94 Locomotive (Weathered)


Database

11,326 yearly Items over 57 Years.
4,067 individual Items.
3,707 Models.
360 catalogued Train Sets.
156 Train Packs.
820 Steam Locomotives.
497 Diesel Locomotives.
1,082 Passenger Coaches.
1,152 Freight Wagons.


Another Guide


Scalextric Collector Guide


More Reading


Spare Parts

Spare Parts in Australia
Melbourne Model Raceway