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British Rail class 76
originally E26000
Great Britain | 1941 | 58 produced
76013 in February 1980 in front of another class 76 loco at Orgreave
76013 in February 1980 in front of another class 76 loco at Orgreave
Phil Sangwell / 76013 Orgreave
Built1941, 1950-1953
ManufacturerGorton, Doncaster
Axle configB-B 
Gauge4 ft 8 1/2 in (Standard gauge)
Dimensions and Weights
Length50 ft 4 in
Service weight196,896 lbs
Adhesive weight196,896 lbs
Axle load49,224 lbs
Power sourceelectric - DC
Electric system1,500 V
Hourly power1,868 hp (1,393 kW)
Continuous power1,300 hp (969 kW)
Top speed65 mph
Starting effort45,000 lbf
Power Plant
Calculated Values
electric locomotive
last changed: 09 2023

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