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British Rail Class 419

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British Rail Class 419
In service1959 -
ManufacturerBR Eastleigh
Number built10
FormationSingle car
Operator(s)British Rail
Maximum speed90 mph 145 km/h
Weight45 ton
Prime mover(s)2 x 250 hp traction motors
total 500 hp (373 kW)
Braking system(s)Air (EP/Auto), also fitted with Vacuum exhauster for hauling vacuum brake fitted van stock

The British Rail Class 419 Motor Luggage Vans (or MLV) were built from 1951-61 by BR at Eastleigh Works.