Model Details

Class 2800 Locomotive

U.K.
2839

Class 2800 Locomotive

Years Released: 2000 2001 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Class 2800 Locomotive
Running Number: 2839
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 28XX
Class 28XX
Designer: G. J. Churchward
Class Information: Designed as a heavy freight locomotive by George Churchward for the Great Western Railway, the 2800 Class was the first 2-8-0 wheel arrangement to be used in Britain. More...
Weight: 76 tons
Purpose: Heavy Freight
Wheel Arrangement: 2-8-0
Wheel Arrangement Name: Consolidation
2-8-0
Model Information: Length - 258mm.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2000 2001

2000 2001
Company: G.W.R. - Great Western Railway
Logo: G.W.R. Crest
Logo Years: 1927 - 1947
Great Western Railway
Livery: G.W.R. Green
G.W.R. Green
Livery Details: Brunswick green with gilt lettering, and orange and black lining.
Company Information: The G.W.R. was formed as a railway company in 1835 and was the only company to survive the 1923 grouping, to become one of the big four. The King and Castle class locomotives were amongst the most famous G.W.R. steam designs.

Model Ranking:
Current: 3386 - April 2017
Previous: 2943 - March 2017
Movement: (-443)

Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2000 R.2153B 2000
Class 2800 Locomotive
2001 R.2153B 2001
Class 2800 Locomotive

Related Service Sheets (1)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
236 Class 2800 Locomotive October 2000

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2000 With its eight drive wheel traction the Churchward designed 2800 of 1903 was perfect for heavy and long distance freight haulage. The model has a realistic, glowing firebox feature as well as a smoke generator. The locomotive incorporates multi wheel pick-ups for smooth running at low speeds, especially over points, while the metal handrails and fine detail wheels are produced in a blackened finish. A new model ringfield motor is enclosed in the tender.
2001 With its eight drive wheel traction the Churchward designed 2800 of 1903 was perfect for heavy and long distance freight haulage. The model has a realistic, glowing firebox feature as well as a smoke generator. The locomotive incorporates multi wheel pick-ups for smooth running at low speeds, especially over points, while the metal handrails and fine detail wheels are produced in a blackened finish. A new model ringfield motor is enclosed in the tender.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
2000 Ringfield (located in the tender)
2001 Ringfield

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
2000 £74.99

Catalogue Images (2)

R.2153B - Class 2800 Locomotive - 2000
R.2153B Class 2800 Locomotive - 2000

R.2153B - Class 2800 Locomotive - 2001
R.2153B Class 2800 Locomotive - 2001


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