British Rail Class 109 facts for kids
|British Rail Class 109|
Preserved unit 50416+56171.
|Manufacturer||Wickham & Co|
|Formation||2 cars per trainset|
|Car length||57 ft 0 in|
|Width||8 ft 3 in|
|Height||12 ft 4 1/2 in|
|Maximum speed||70 mph (112 km/h)|
|Weight||37 tons 10 cwt|
The units soon became non-standard and two were sold back to the manufacturer who exported them to Trinidad and Tobago. Another unit was converted into departmental service, and survived in BR ownership until the early 1980s.
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