Ronaldadded December 27, 2018

A German Deutche Reichsbahn buildseries 50 that was constucted as a transition War locomotive. ( Übergangs kriegslocomotive) this type of locomotive is a transition between the regular german freight engine BR50 to the BR52 kriegs locomotive. At the end of WW2 this engine was used by the invader in the Netherlands to replace Dutch Engines since the Dutch railways personell was on Strike in winter 1945. When the war was over, This engine got taken by Dutch Railways as war reparations and helped to rebuild the Netherlands. Mainly to haul coal from Limburg to the west. This engine was given back to germany in het 1947.

Fun thing about the model, it has a strange tender + locomotive drive system.

Model Number

69297

Manufacturer

roco