Model Details

Class 8F Locomotive

U.K.
48154

Class 8F Locomotive

Years Released: 2002 2003 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Class 8F Locomotive
Running Number: 48154
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 8F
Class 8F
Designer: Sir William Stanier
Class Information: Introduced in 1935. Survived until the last year of BR steam in 1968.
Weight: 125 tons
Purpose: Freight
Wheel Arrangement: 2-8-0
Wheel Arrangement Name: Consolidation
2-8-0
Model Information: Length - 252mm.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2002 2003

2002 2003
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Early Emblem
Logo Years: 1948 - 1956
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Black
B.R. Black
Livery Details: Black with red and white lining.
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.

Model Ranking:
Current: 1769 - February 2017
Previous: 1902 - January 2017
Movement: (+133)

Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2002 R.2229 2002
Class 8F Locomotive
2003 R.2229 2003
Class 8F Locomotive

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2002 Of the 852 Class 8Fs built, 150 survived to 1968, the last year of steam traction on BR. They were therefore a common sight alongside diesels of both the green and blue livery periods. Despite their relatively small driving wheels these locomotives had a surprising turn of speed and were often used on passenger services. The specification of the model includes articulated coupling rods, metal handrails and is powered by a 5 pole motor housed in the loco body.
2003 Sprung buffers, articulated coupling rods.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
2002 Five pole skew wound.
2003 Five pole skew wound.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
2002 £81.50

Catalogue Images (2)

R.2229 - Class 8F Locomotive - 2002
R.2229 Class 8F Locomotive - 2002

R.2229 - Class 8F Locomotive - 2003
R.2229 Class 8F Locomotive - 2003


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