Between 1945 and 1947, the United States delivered a total of 1,340 locomotives to France as support for the rehabilitation of the country. This universal locomotive with its axle sequence 1D1 was called "Liberation" on account of the circumstances.

The SNCF 141 R was the first model of the new Bockholt company. It was made for the Swiss wholesaler Fulgurex S. A., specializing in the distribution of models made in small series. In the quality of the construction of the driving gears, this model already meets todays standards.

Put into service 1945 Year of construction 1974
Length over buffers 24,600 mm Length over buffers 820 mm
Weight 189 to Weight 10 kg
Power 1,700 kW Scale/Gauge 1:30/Gauge 1
Maximum speed 74.6 mph
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