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2001 - Class 29 Diesel Electric Locomotive


Class 29 Diesel Electric Locomotive

Model: Class 29 Diesel Electric Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: D6137
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 29
Class 29
Designer: North British
Class Information: Class 29 locomotives were all rebuilds of earlier Class 21, introduced as part of British Railways Diesel Pilot Scheme. Class 21 and the later 29 locomotives are considered one of the least successful first generation diesels. More...
Weight: 73 tons
Purpose: Passenger & Freight
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
Model Information: Length - 218mm.
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Models Produced: ---
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: 2001
Catalogue Number: R.2238B
Year Information: The Class 29's spent most of their working life north of the border in Scotland. This Hornby example is that of a Class 29 in the blue livery of the 1970's. The model has pick-ups on all axles and is powered by a ringfield motor.
Model Motor: Ringfield
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Seventh Edition 2001
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 47th Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Seventh Edition 2001
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Class 29 Diesel Electric Locomotive

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