Hornby R3901

Colas Rail, Class 60, Co-Co, 60021 - Era 10

Manufacturer catalogue image

Prototype Eras
Era 10 (2005 to 2015) Rebuilding of the Railways
Era 11 (2016 to 2021) Current Era

Manufacturer description
60021 Pen-y-Ghent was allocated to the Railfreight Metals subsector at Thornaby once it had entered British Rail service on 14 December 1991 and it subsequently carried the name Star of the East during EWS service. In 2014 Colas purchased ten Class 60s from DB Schenker, including 60021, but in June 2018 Colas sold these locomotives on to GBRf.

Catalogue listing

Brand:
Hornby
Product Code:
R3901
RRP:
£179.99
Release date:
2020

Model details

Colour
Orange
Coupling
NEM
DCC status
DCC Ready 8 pin socket
Finish
Painted
Gauge
OO
Livery
Yellow & Orange
Minimum radius curve
2nd Radius (438mm)
Motor
5 pole skew wound
Running number
60021

Prototype information

Locomotive class*
Class 60
Operator
Colas Rail
Motive power
Diesel
Wheel arrangement
Co-Co
Max speed
90 mph
Designer
BREL
Built
1989-1993
Total produced
100

* Class names often change over the lifespan of a locomotive, so this is not necessarily the class name used by the operator in the period modelled.

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