Bo-Bo 3rd Rail Electric/Diesel Electric (Electro Diesel) producing 1420HP when operating on 660 - 750v dc current, or 600HP when under Diesel Power, built by BR's Eastleigh Works with English Electric as the main contractor. Originally designated Class 72 under Tops but this changed to 73 and 72 was not carried.
E6003 Loughborough, 230505 JC0011
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Keywords:1420HP, 4SRKT, 750V DC, Bo-Bo, British Railways, Class 73, Class 73/0, Diesel Electric, Eastleigh Works, Electric, Electro-Diesel Locomotive, English Electric, third rail