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Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman - Millenium Limited Edition

U.K.
103

Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman - Millenium Limited Edition

Years Released: 2000 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman - Millenium Limited Edition
Running Number: 103
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: This Millenium Limited Edition Flying Scotsman has been specially produced with detail parts plated in 18ct gold and shows the locomotive in the post-war L.N.E.R. livery of 1947.
Length - 293mm.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2000

2000
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.

Model Ranking:
Current: 2029 - February 2017
Previous: 1978 - January 2017
Movement: (-51)

Model Year Details (1)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2000 R.2146 2000
Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman - Millenium Limited Edition

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
2000 Arguably, the most famous locomotive in the World, Flying Scotsman was built at Doncaster in 1923. The locomotive remained in mainline service for forty years, being withdrawn in 1963. Flying Scotsman then became privately owned and operated special passenger trains not only in Great Britain but also Australia and the United States of America. Over the years this noble lady has had several owners. However, in 1996 Dr Tony Marchington purchased the locomotive and set about extensive restoration programme with the result that in July 1999 Flying Scotsman once again took steam and entered passenger service. This Millenium Limited Edition Flying Scotsman has been specially produced with detail parts plated in 18ct gold and shows the locomotive in the post-war L.N.E.R. livery of 1947.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
2000 Ringfield (located in the tender)

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R.2146 - Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman - Millenium Limited Edition - 2000
R.2146 Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman - Millenium Limited Edition - 2000


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