Created 9-Sep-13
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The prototype mainline gas turbine-electric locomotive built for by Brown, Boveri & Cie in Switzerland. It had been ordered by the Great Western Railway in 1946 but did not enter service until early 1950.

18000 1961-07-09 Rugby Test Plant

18000 1961-07-09 Rugby Test Plant

18000 1950-02-16 Swindon

18000 1950-02-16 Swindon

18000 1954-06-20 Old Oak Common

18000  1954-06-20 Old Oak Common

18000 1950s London Paddington

18000 1950s London Paddington

18000 1950s London Paddington

18000 1950s London Paddington

18000 1950s Swindon

18000 1950s Swindon

18000 1950s Swindon Works

18000 1950s Swindon Works

18000 1951-04-23 West Drayton

18000 1951-04-23 West Drayton

18000 1952 Swindon

18000 1952 Swindon

18000 1960-08-14 Swindon

18000 1960-08-14 Swindon

18000 1960s Swindon

18000 1960s Swindon

18000 1955-07-05 Paddington

18000 1955-07-05 Paddington

18000 1957-04-30 Paddington

18000 1957-04-30 Paddington

18000 1950s Swindon

18000 1950s Swindon

18000 1959 Swindon Works

18000 1959 Swindon Works

Categories & Keywords
Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Railway
Subcategory Detail:
Keywords:BR, Gas turbine