Swiss 2B1 electric locomotive (Marklin CS66-12921)

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Swiss 2B1 electric locomotive (Marklin CS66-12921)

Pantograph Locomotive, 4-6-2, Märklin CS66-12920 CS70-12920 CS66-12921 (MarklinCat 1936).jpg (i)
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location:
Arch Three , Area 32
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A dark green gauge 1 model of an early Swiss electric 2B1 (4-4-2) overhead-powered electric "Vollbahn-Lokomotive" (mainline locomotive), made by Märklin, with slightly recessed adjusters, and a catalogue number of CS 66/12921, which is also marked on the side of the loco.

The unit has a grey roof with red power cables, and two sprung metal overhead pantograph power pickups.

1936: Swiss electric locomotive Märklin CS 66/12920

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References

  • Christian Väterlein and Botho G. Wagner, Märklin Eisenbahnen (Battenberg Verlag Augsburg, 1996), p. 160 ISBN 389441233X