12 ”Electra” BV 565/1970

”Electra” minus its battery box

This loco is 2’6” gauge. This loco worked at the Royal Ordanance factory at Bishopton; this factory, located near the River Clyde to the west of Glasgow, produced explosives such as Cordite until around the year 2000. There are several locomotives from this location in the MRT collection. The Bishopton vehicles were the only rail products ever built by Brook Victor. ”Electra” joined the mrt collection in June 1998. It arrived at Apedale on 21/6/2008

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