British Rail Class D3/14


British Rail Class D3/14

Infobox Locomotive
name = LNER DES2
British Rail Class D3/14
powertype = Diesel-electric


caption =
roadnumber = LNER: (none);
BR: 15004
builder = London and North Eastern Railway’s Doncaster Works
builddate = 1947
totalproduction = 1
gauge = RailGauge|ussg|lk=on
primemover = Petter SS4
tractionmotors = Brush Traction, 2 off
whytetype = 0-6-0 DE
uicclass = C
wheeldiameter = convert|4|ft|0|in|m|3|abbr=on
minimumcurve =
trainbrakes = Vacuum
locobrakeforce =
wheelbase =
length =
width =
height =
weight = convert|51.20|LT|lk=on
topspeed =
poweroutput = "Engine:" convert|360|bhp|kW|abbr=on|lk=on
tractiveeffort = convert|32000|lbf|kN|1|abbr=on|lk=on
fuelc

trainheating = None
multipleworking = Not fitted
axleloadclass = Route availability 5
railroad = London and North Eastern Railway,
British Railways
railroadclass = LNER: DES2; BR: DEJ2; later D13/4; later 3/2
retiredate = September 1962
disposition = Scrapped, Doncaster Works

British Rail Class D3/14 was a diesel-electric locomotive built by the London and North Eastern Railway at its Doncaster Works. Its had a Petter engine, and Brush Traction electricals. It was absorped by British Railways on nationalisation, but was withdrawn in the pre-TOPS era.

Number 15004 was built as a prototype in 1947 and acquired by the Eastern Region of British Railways in 1949. Its shed allocation in 1950 was Eastern Region, 31B, March. It was withdrawn in 1962.

ee also

* British Rail 15107
* List of British Rail classes

ources

* Brush Diesel & Electric Locomotive Works List, re-printed by the Industrial Railway Society in 1999
* Ian Allan ABC of British Railways Locomotives, winter 1962/3 edition, page 227
*


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