Diesel Locomotive Class 47 'Prince William'

Made:
1965 in Crewe
maker:
Brush Electrical Engineering Company Limited
and
British Rail

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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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EClass 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 'Prince William' - 2004.
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Class 47 - 2010
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Class 47 - 2010.
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Diesel Locomotive Class 47/4 No 47798 'Prince William'. Co-co 4 foot 8 1/2 inch gauge, built at Crewe by British Rail Crewe and Brush Ltd in 1965. Named 'Firefly' from August 1985 to March 1995; renamed 'Prince Willliam' in May 1995.

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Details

Category:
Locomotives and Rolling Stock
Object Number:
2004-7243
type:
diesel locomotive
taxonomy:
  • vehicles and vehicle components
  • vehicle
  • locomotive
  • internal combustion locomotive
credit:
English, Welsh & Scottish Railway Limited
status:
Permanent collection

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