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BR Class 47 Triple Icon Shop Diesel
BR Class 47 Triple
Type Icon Shop Diesel (Diesel)
Power 22 Icon Power
Tax 215 Fuel
Dispatch XP 128 XP
Set N/A
OCU Required
Offer Information
Offer Type Offer Date Cost Buy XP Level Restrictions
Icon Shop SO Special 3 Aug 2012 270 Gems 80,000 XP 80 Limit 2
Icon Shop VO Vintage 12 Jun 2013 205 Gems 80,000 XP 50 Limit 3
The British Rail Class 47, is a class of British railway diesel-electric locomotive that was developed in the 1960s by Brush Traction. A total of 512 Class 47s were built between 1962 and 1968, which made them the most numerous class of British mainline diesel locomotive. They were fitted with a Sulzer engine producing 2,050 kW, and have been used on both passenger and freight trains on Britain's railways for over 40 years. Despite the introduction of more modern types of traction, as of March 2012, 88 locomotives still exist as Class 47s, with further examples having been converted to other classes. There are currently 27 units engaged on active work on the mainline.
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