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Era 8 (1983 to 1994) British Rail Sectorisation
Era 9 (1995 to 2004) Initial Privatisation
Era 11 (2016 to 2023) Current Era
Built between 1962 and 1968, the Class 47 Co-Co Diesel-Electric locomotive was once the most numerous class of mainline diesel in Britain with 512 examples. 310 locomotives were constructed by Brush in Loughborough, and the remaining 202 at Crewe. The locomotives were used for passenger and freight operations. In 2020, 24 of the class remain operational on the national network with more in storage and an additional 31 preserved.
Between 2016 and 2017, ROG purchased a total of five Class 47 locomotives from Riviera Trains and Direct Rail Services to complement their Class 37s. The first Class 47 obtained was No. 47812 which was modified at Arlington Fleet Services' Eastleigh Works, including the fitting of Dellner couplings to enable the haulage of EMUs. The locomotive was built in 1965 and had previously served with Virgin Trains and Riviera Trains.
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RailRoad Plus BR, Class 47, Co-Co, 47583 ‘County of Hertfordshire’ - Era 7
RailRoad Plus ROG, Class 47, Co-Co, 47813 ‘Jack Frost’ - Era 11
RailRoad Plus Colas Rail, Class 47, Co-Co, 47749 'City of Truro' - Era 11
GBRf, Class 47/7, Co-Co, 47727 ‘Edinburgh Castle' - Era 11
GBRf, Class 47/7, Co-Co, 47739 - Era 11
GBRf, Class 47/7, Co-Co, 47749 ‘City of Truro' - Era 11
EWS, Class 47/7, Co-Co, 47798 'Prince William' - Era 9
RailRoad BR, Class 47, Co-Co, 47593 ‘Galloway Princess’ – Era 7
RailRoad Plus ScotRail, Class 47, Co-Co, 47712 'Lady Diana Spencer' - Era 11
EWS, Class 47/7, Co-Co, 47799 'Prince Henry' - Era 9
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RailRoad Plus BR Infrastructure, Class 47, Co-Co, 47803 - Era 8
RailRoad Plus BR InterCity, Class 37, Co-Co, 37251 'The Northern Lights' - Era 8
RailRoad Plus BR, Class 47, Co-Co, 47656 - Era 7
RailRoad Plus NSE, Class 47, Co-Co, 47598 - Era 9
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RailRoad Plus BR Railfreight, Class 47, Co-Co, 47188 - Era 8 (Sound Fitted)
RailRoad Plus BR Class 47, Co-Co D1683 - Era 4
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