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Information is up-to-date to September 2015

Class

83

Class Name

English Electric AL3 Electric

Built

1960-62

Max Speed

100 mph

Engine

25kv AC Overhead

Weight

76.5 tons

Max TE

40,000 lb


Locomotives for Class 83 - Total 1

 

83012


Images for Class 83

EE AL3 Class 83 83001 (E3024) at Carstairs on 26 May 1982
Date Photo Taken: 26/05/1982
Date Uploaded 23/03/2014
Image Owner/Copyright: Peter Hoggan
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Built by EE Vulcan Foundry in July 1960 and delivered new to Manchester Longsight LO MPD; here 83001 pauses with an up Motorail service, awaiting a path up the WCML. Withdrawn in July 1983, this loco was cut up in January 1985 at Vic Berry, Leicester.


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