British Railways diesel electric locomotive AIA-AIA Class 31, No D5500 (31018), 1957

Made:
1957 in Loughborough
maker:
Brush Electrical Engineering Company Limited

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BR A-1-A-A-1-A Diesel Electric Class 31 No D5500 (Brush) - 1989.
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Diesel electric locomotive, No D5500 (31018), Class 31, AIA-AIA, British Railways, built by Brush Electrical Engineering Company at Loughborough in 1957, withdrawn in 1976. Originally known as the Brush Type 2. Length over buffers: 56' 9"; width: 8' 9".

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DisplayLocation:
National Railway Museum, Great Hall
Category:
Locomotives and Rolling Stock
Measurements:
length over buffers: 17297 mm,
width: 2667 mm
Identifier:
1978-7000
type:
diesel locomotive
taxonomy:
  • vehicles and vehicle components
  • vehicle
  • locomotive
  • electric locomotive
credit:
British Rail, Add. not known
status:
Permanent collection

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