British Rail Class 139 facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBritish Rail Class 139
139 001 on display at Tyseley, 28 June 2008.
|Manufacturer||Parry People Movers|
|Number built||2 vehicles under construction|
|Line(s) served||Stourbridge Town Branch Line|
|Car length||9.6 m|
|Maximum speed||65 km/h (40 mph)|
|Traction system||1,000–2,600 RPM flywheel|
|Prime mover(s)||Ford DSG423 diesel|
|Track gauge||Standard gauge (1,435 mm)|
Class 139 is the TOPS classification for PPM60 model lightweight railcar units built by Parry People Movers for use on the national rail network in Great Britain. The class were originally built in 2008 for operation on the Stourbridge Town Branch Line.
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