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Class 55 (Deltic)

Twenty-two 100MPH Type 5 Co-Co Diesel Electric Class 55s were built by English Electric between 1961-62. The class was withdrawn in 1981.

Class 55 [Ex-Farish Model]

371-278 - Class 55 - BR Blue
371-278 - Class 55 - BR Blue

The early Bachmann version were based on the older Farish bodies which had some errors.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
371-275 2003 BR Two Tone Green  D9000  Royal Scots Grey
Small Yellow Panels
White Window Surrounds
Grey Roof
371-276 2003 BR Blue  55006  The Fife & Forfar Yeomanry
Full Yellow Ends
371-277 2005 BR Two Tone Green  55002  The Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Full Yellow Ends
White Window Surrounds
Grey Roof
371-278 2009 BR Blue  55008  The Green Howards
Full Yellow Ends

Class 55

371-025 - Class 55 - BR Two Tone Green
371-285 - Class 55 - BR Two Tone Green

The upgraded Bachmann model had a remodelled body.

Ref No Year Livery Running No/Name
371-285 2014 BR Two Tone Green  D9007  Pinza
Plain Ends
White Window Surrounds
Grey Roof
371-285A 2020 BR Two Tone Green  D9009  Alycidon
Small Yellow Panels
White Window Surrounds
Grey Roof
371-286 2014 BR Two Tone Green  D9002  The Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry
Small Yellow Panels
White Window Surrounds
Grey Roof
371-287 2014 BR Blue  55005  The Prince of Wales's Own Regiment of Yorkshire
Full Yellow Ends
371-288 2020 BR Blue  55015  Tulyar
Full Yellow Ends
Yellow Window Surrounds
371-289 2020 BR Two Tone Green [W] D9001  St Paddy
Full Yellow Ends
White Window Surrounds
Grey Roof