Class 47/7 locomotives are a modification of Class 47/4 locomotives, being fitted with long range fuel tanks and new cabling to work with Propelling Control Vehicles (PCV) on mail carrying services. Two locomotives, 47798 Prince William and 47799 Prince Henry, were dedicated for use on the Royal Train from May 1995 and were designated as Class 47/7c, before being replaced by Class 67 locomotives in 2004 and withdrawn into preservation.

Technical Specification & Detail

Length 251mm
DCC Type DCC Ready
Period Era 9 (1996 - 2018)
Operator/Livery EWS Maroon
Class Class 47/7
Designer Brush Traction
Entered Service 1965
Minimum Curve R2
Motor 5 Pole Skew Wound
Wheel Configuration Co-Co

(HOR-R3757)

SKU HOR-R3757
Barcode # 5055286656057
Brand Hornby

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