Class 27 001 BR Green (Full Yellow Ends) Weathered Diesel Locomotive By Heljan | Code: 2730 | OO Gauge

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Product information

Product code 2730
Manufacturer Heljan
Product category Class 27 , Diesel/Electric Loco ,
Product scale OO Gauge

Product description

BRCW Type 2 - Class 27

Built by: Birmingham Railway Carriage & Wagon Co., Smethwick

Number built: 68

Number series: D5347-46 (27001-066, 27101-124, 27201-212)

Service Career: 1961-87

Region: London Midland, North Eastern, Scottish

Purpose: Mixed traffic

Status in 2018: 8 preserved (27001/005/007/024/050/056/059/066)

Class Profile: A more powerful development of Class 26 with a 1,250hp engine and four-character headcode panel in place of the old disc system. Initially distributed across the Midland, North Eastern and Scottish regions, from the late-1960s they were concentrated in Scotland and continued in passenger and freight service until 1987.