British Rail Class 252 facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBritish Rail Class 252
|Number built||1 trainset|
|Number in service||0|
|Formation||Two power cars flanking 10 Mark 3 coaches|
|Fleet numbers||252 001|
|Operator(s)||British Rail Western Region|
|Maximum speed||125 mph (201 km/h)|
|Prime mover(s)||Paxman Valenta 12RP200L, 2 off|
|Track gauge||1,435 mm (4 ft 8 1⁄2 in) standard gauge|
Class 252 was the classification allocated to the prototype High Speed Train unit, numbered 252001.
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