Model Details

Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh

U.K.
936

Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh

Years Released: 1994 1995 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh
Running Number: 936
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: * 2,400
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1994 1995

1994 1995
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 (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1994 R.132 1994
Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh
1995 R.132 1995
Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh

Related Service Sheets (2)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
133A 4-4-0 Locomotive - Schools Class November 1994
133A (Back) 4-4-0 Locomotive - Schools Class (Back) November 1994

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1994 Intended for the difficult London Hastings route where the clearances would not allow larger engines, the Schools were so successful that they were used on most other Southern services. The model has smoke deflectors and a coppered steam pipe and is tender powered by a Type 6 ringfield motor. Suitable for coaches R.162, R.163 and R.174.
1995 Maunsells Schools class was introduced in 1930 and the 40 locomotives were the heaviest and most powerful 4-4-0s in Britain. The model has a sprung drawbar and an auxilliary pick-up through the front bogie. The tender is powered by a Type 6 ringfield motor situated in the tender. Suitable for coaches R.162, R.163 and R.174.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
1994 Type 6 Ringfield
1995 Type 6 Ringfield

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1994 £62.45
1995 £67.00

Catalogue Images (2)

R.132 - Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh - 1994
R.132 Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh - 1994

R.132 - Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh - 1995
R.132 Schools Class V Locomotive - Cranleigh - 1995


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