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B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR)


B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR)

Years Released: 1996 1997 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR)
Running Number: W1814
Category: Passenger Rolling Stock
Passenger Rolling Stock
Model Information: Length - 10 3/8 inches - 26.5cm.
Models Produced: * 2,800
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1996 1997

1996 1997
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Late Crest
Logo Years: 1956 - 1967
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Chocolate & Cream
B.R. Chocolate & Cream
Livery Details: Cream upper panels with chocolate brown lower panels.
Company Information: British Railways came into existence in 1948 when the dominating four British railway companies amalgamated. Steam traction on British Railways ended in 1968 and the system was re-branded as British Rail.

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Model Year Details (2)

1996 R.455 1996
B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR)
1997 R.455 1997
B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR)

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Model Catalogue Information

1996 The W that prefixes the coach numbers denotes that it operated on the Western Railway.
1997 Period 1956 onwards. Old Great Western colours for named trains. Western Railways coach numbers.

Price List

1996 £14.99

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R.455 - B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR) - 1996
R.455 B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR) - 1996

R.455 - B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR) - 1997
R.455 B.R. Mk.I Buffet Coach (WR) - 1997

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