British Rail Class EB1 facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBritish Rail Class EB1
|Builder||North Eastern Railway|
|AAR wheel arr.||Bo-Bo|
|Electric system(s)||1500V DC|
|Current collection method||Pantograph|
|Engine type||4x275hp, Siemens|
|Power output||820 kW (1100 hp)|
|Career||North Eastern Railway
|Class||LNER & BR: EB1|
|Number in class||1|
The British Rail Class EB1 (Electric Banking 1) was an electrically powered locomotive used by British Rail in England. It was used during the pre-TOPS period. The other NER electric locos built at the same time were classified as EB1 but were never modified, they later became British Rail Class EF1.
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