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British Rail Class D3/5
Power type Diesel-electric
Builder British Railways’ Darlington Works
Build date 1955
Total production 15
Configuration 0-6-0 DE
UIC classification C
Gauge ft 8+12 in (1,435 mmstandard gauge
Wheel diameter 4 ft 6 in (1.372 m)
Locomotive weight 47.00 long tons (47.75 t)
Prime mover Lister-Blackstone ER6T
Traction motors BTH, 2 off
Multiple working Not fitted
Top speed 20 mph (32 km/h)
Power output Engine: 350 bhp (261 kW)
Tractive effort 35,000 lbf (155.7 kN)
Train heating None
Train brakes Vacuum
Career British Railways
Class DEJ6; later D3/5; later 3/1D; no TOPS class
Number 13152–13166; later D3152–D3156
Axle load class Route availability
Retired 1967
Disposition All scrapped

British Rail Class D3/5 was a shunting locomotive built by British Rail at their Darlington Works in England. It was a diesel powered locomotive in the pre-TOPS period and the class was numbered 13152–13166 (later renumbered D3152-D3166).

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