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Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive


Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive

Years Released: 2002 2004 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive
Running Number: 2759
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 2721
Class 2721
Designer: William Dean
Class Information: Eighty members of the 2721 class were built between 1897 and 1901 at the Great Western Railway Locomotive Works in Swindon. More...
Weight: 47 tons
Purpose: Shunting & Light Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: 0-6-0
Model Information: Length - 120mm.
Image not available, image for R.2198 shown.
Models Produced: ---
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2002 2004

2002 2004
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.

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Current: 3764 - July 2022
Previous: 3768 - June 2022
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Model Year Details (2)

2002 R.2198A 2002
Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive
2004 R.2328A 2004
Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive

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Model Catalogue Information

2002 A new running number for this popular example of GWR's many independent and highly successful locomotive designs. Pannier tanks like this one were rarely seen outside the Great Western Railway. The model dates from the period 1927 to 1934, and features a detailed cab interior, metal buffers, separately fitted buffer beam hooks and handrails. Type 7 motor, in an SSPP chassis.

Motor Information

2002 Type 7
2004 Type 7

Price List

2002 £35.50

Catalogue Images (2)

R.2198A - Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive - 2002
R.2198A Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive - 2002

R.2328A - Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive - 2004
R.2328A Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive - 2004

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