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The last main line product of the British Locomotive building industry, 3100HP Type 5 Diesel Electic locos built by Brtush Traction at Loughborough, fitted with a Mirrlees 8MB275T engine and Brush Alternators and Traction motors, designed specifically for heavy freight work, 100 locos built in the period 1989 - 1993 sadly very few currently operational but talk of refurbishment and reinstatement for a number of locos (as the 66's fall over?)

60-Y-Eckington-121201-JC125

60-Y-Eckington-121201-JC125

60001 Bath 070315 JC

60001 Bath 070315 JC

60001-Y-Westerleigh-180805-JC003

60001-Y-Westerleigh-180805-JC003

60002-66849-Howe-&-Co-220415_GE

60002-66849-Howe-&-Co-220415_GE

60003-Y-Chepstow-071205-JC002

60003-Y-Chepstow-071205-JC002

60003-Y-Chepstow-071205-JC005

60003-Y-Chepstow-071205-JC005

60004 Markham Colliery 050393 SJT305

60004 Markham Colliery 050393 SJT305

60005 Cole 100400 JC090

60005 Cole 100400  JC090

60006 Preston 201090 JC696

60006 Preston 201090 JC696

60006-47789-Y-Besford-141201-JC339A

60006-47789-Y-Besford-141201-JC339A

60006-Besford-121201-RP986

60006-Besford-121201-RP986

60006-Y-Barnetby-200503-JC055

60006-Y-Barnetby-200503-JC055

60006-Y-Besford-141201-JC97

60006-Y-Besford-141201-JC97

60006-Y-NarrowaysBristol-050500-JC086

60006-Y-NarrowaysBristol-050500-JC086

60007 Box 250200 JC199

60007 Box 250200 JC199

60007 Cockwood 160702 JCI023

60007 Cockwood  160702 JCI023

60007-Y-Barnetby-230708-JC106

60007-Y-Barnetby-230708-JC106

60007-Y-Barnetby-230708-JC107

60007-Y-Barnetby-230708-JC107

60007-Y-Barnetby-230708-JC108

60007-Y-Barnetby-230708-JC108

60007-Y-Brentry-281097-JC088

60007-Y-Brentry-281097-JC088

Categories & Keywords
Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Railway
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:3100HP, 8MB275T, British Rail, Brush Traction, Brush Type 5, Class 60, Co-Co, D. B. Schenker, DBS, Diesel Electric, Diesel Engine, Diesel Locomotive, Heavy Freight, Mirrlees, Type 5