Model Details

Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton

U.K.
926

Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton

Years Released: 1983 1984 1985 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 3 years.

Model: Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton
Running Number: 926
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Schools Class V
Schools Class V
Designer: Richard Maunsell
Class Information: Designed and built under the direction of Richard Maunsell by the Southern Railway (SR) for intermediate passenger services. The Schools Class became the last locomotives built in Britain to use a 4-4-0 wheel arrangement. The Class earned the distinction of being the largest and most powerful locomotives to ever operate in Europe using this wheel arrangement. More...
Weight: 114 tons (including tender)
Purpose: Regional Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-4-0
4-4-0
Model Information: Length - 9 3/8 inches - 23.9cm.
Models Produced: * 3,280
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1983

1984 1985

1983 1984 1985
Company: S.R. - Southern Railway
Logo: S.R. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
Southern Railway
Livery: S.R. Olive Green
S.R. Olive Green
Livery Details: Olive green with yellow lettering.
Company Information: The smallest of Britains post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. The S.R. route mileage was the best in Britain by far, due to the dense population south of London. Passengers was the main cargo which pushed the S.R. to lead the emergence of elect

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Model Year Details (3)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1983 R.683 1983
Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton
1984 R.683 1984
Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton
1985 R.683 1985
Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton

Related Service Sheets (2)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
133 4-4-0 Schools Class Loco - R.380 October 1982
133 (Back) 4-4-0 Schools Class Loco - R.380 - Back October 1982

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1983 Brass and copper components, metal handrails, vacuum pipes and a detailed cab interior. An R.450 Smoke Generator may be fitted.
1984 Model includes vacuum pipes. Suitable for R.450 Smoke Generator.
1985 Model includes vacuum pipes. Suitable for R.450 Smoke Generator.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
1983 Ringfield

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1984 £32.99

Catalogue Images (3)

R.683 - Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton - 1983
R.683 Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton - 1983

R.683 - Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton - 1984
R.683 Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton - 1984

R.683 - Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton - 1985
R.683 Schools Class V Locomotive - Repton - 1985


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