For sale a PROBABLY SELDOM USED example of a much sought after “DUNLOP” Class 08 Diesel Shunter in their customary own Yellow livery. This locomotive, model W2243 without running number was introduced by Wrenn in 1980.
It was reported that less than 400 were produced during the production run.
This later THREE period example is a must for all collectors and purists especially in such condition. The locomotive is complete in every respect. Its condition is second to none and includes original box and packaging. Also included is the instruction manual and usual holding rings and tissue! WE CHALLENGE ANYONE TO FIND BETTER!
The Class 08 0-6-0 diesel shunting locomotives were built at Crewe, Darlington, Derby, Doncaster and Horwich locomotive works between 1955 and 1962. Class 08 diesel shunter’s have a maximum tractive effort of 156 kN/35000 lbf and Class 08’s maximum speed is 15 mph.