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Britannia Class 7P Locomotive - Firth Of Tay


Britannia Class 7P Locomotive - Firth Of Tay

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

Model: Britannia Class 7P Locomotive - Firth Of Tay
Running Number: 70052
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 7
Class 7
Designer: Robert A. Riddles
Class Information: Mixed traffic Class 7 Britannia locomotives were built between 1951 and 1954 as the final British Railways standard design. One member of the class 70013 Oliver Cromwell has the distinction of being the last official steam locomotive to haul a revenue train on August 11, 1968. More...
Weight: 143 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger & Freight
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
Model Information: 1,500 models were commissioned by Kays in 2000. The tender drive model was the first "Britannia" modelled by Hornby to feature the high-sided tender.
Models Produced: ---
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Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Late Crest
Logo Years: 1956 - 1967
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Green
B.R. Green
Livery Details: Brunswick green with orange and black lining with yellow lettering.
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 (1)

2000 R.2175 2000
Britannia Class 7P Locomotive - Firth Of Tay

Limited Edition

2000 Limited to 1,500 models

Related Service Sheets (1)

224 Britannia Class Locomotive August 2000

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Motor Information

2000 Ringfield (located in the tender)

Catalogue Images (1)

R.2175 - Britannia Class 7P Locomotive - Firth Of Tay - 2000
R.2175 Britannia Class 7P Locomotive - Firth Of Tay - 2000

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