Model Details

Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman Enterprises - Flying Scotsman

U.K.
4472

Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman Enterprises - Flying Scotsman

Years Released: 1996 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman Enterprises - Flying Scotsman
Running Number: 4472
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class A3
Class A3
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Although Class A3 locomotives were introduced in 1928; the reality is that they were all re-builds of earlier A1 locomotives dating back to 1922. The locomotives were intended to replace the ageing Ivatt 4-4-2’s on the East Coast Mainline between London and Newcastle. One member of the class “Flying Scotsman” is with-out doubt the world’s best known steam locomotive and certainly the most traveled. More...
Weight: 154 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: Length - 15 3/4 inches - 40cm.
Models Produced: * 4,600
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1996

1996
Company: L.N.E.R. - London & North Eastern Railway
Logo: L.N.E.R. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
London & North Eastern Railway
Livery: L.N.E.R. Apple Green
L.N.E.R. Apple Green
Livery Details: Apple green with black and white lining and gold lettering.
Company Information: The second biggest of Britains post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. Some very famous locomotives were designed and operated by the L.N.E.R. including the Flying Scotsman and the Mallard.

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Previous: 1326 - April 2022
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Model Year Details (1)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1996 R.098 1996
Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman Enterprises - Flying Scotsman

Limited Edition

YEAR LIMITED
1996 Limited Edition of 5,000

Related Service Sheets (1)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
204 4-6-2 Class A1/A3 Locomotive February 1998

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1996 As part of the continuing story of the Flying Scotsman the limited edition model of the locomotive and suitable coaches are each presented in commemorative packaging with a verification certificate included.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1996 £99.99

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R.098 - Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman Enterprises - Flying Scotsman - 1996
R.098 Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman Enterprises - Flying Scotsman - 1996


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