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BR Class 41 Triple Icon Shop Diesel
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BR Class 41 Triple
Type Icon Shop Diesel (Diesel)
Power 20 Icon Power
Tax 170 Fuel
Dispatch XP 120 XP
Set Warship Freight II
OCU Required
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Award From Lucy #68 Limit 1
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The British Railways Class 41 diesel-hydraulic locomotives were built by the North British Locomotive Company in Glasgow during 1957 and 1958. All were named after Royal Navy vessels, hence the nameplates each bore a subtitle "Warship Class". They can be regarded as standard 1950s British design of diesel locomotives that consisted of two lightweight, high-revving diesel engines coupled to hydraulic transmissions rather than one large, slow-revving diesel engine and electrical generator set. For this reason they were practically obsolete in design terms before they had left the drawing board.
Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Rail_Class_41_%28Warship_Class%29
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