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British Rail Class D3/14
Power type Diesel-electric
Builder London and North Eastern Railway’s Doncaster Works
Build date 1947
Total production 1
Configuration 0-6-0 DE
UIC classification C
Gauge 4 ft 8 12 in (1,435 mm)
Wheel diameter 4 ft 0 in (1.219 m)
Locomotive weight 51.20 long tons (52.02 t)
Prime mover Petter SS4
Traction motors Brush Traction, 2 off
Multiple working Not fitted
Power output Engine: 360 bhp (270 kW)
Tractive effort 32,000 lbf (142.3 kN)
Train heating None
Train brakes Vacuum
Career London and North Eastern Railway,
British Railways
Class LNER: DES2; BR: DEJ2; later D13/4; later 3/2
Number LNER: (none);
BR: 15004
Axle load class Route availability 5
Retired 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. It had a Petter engine, and Brush Traction electricals. It was absorbed by British Railways on nationalisation, but was withdrawn in the pre-TOPS era.

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