Model Details

King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection

U.K.
6002

King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection

Years Released: 2011 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year. (Model may have been released after 2011)

Model: King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection
Running Number: 6002
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: King Class
King Class
Designer: C. B. Collett
Class Information: Built under the direction of C.B. Collett the King Castle Class 6000 series was built by Great Western Railway (GWR) with the intent of wresting back the title of “most powerful steam locomotive in Britain” after losing the title to Southern Railways Lord Nelson Class. The King’s were the largest steam locomotives built by the GWR and entrusted the railways most prestigious passenger train workings including “The Cornish Riviera” express. More...
Weight: 136 tons (including tender)
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: When railways tracks were first laid in Great Britain and trains began operating to a timetable the Royal Mail were one of the first to take advantage of this new mode of transport, using the trains to pick up and deliver post to all area of the country, it is therefore fitting that the Royal Mail have produced a series of stamps celebrating some of the famous classes of steam locomotives that have operated on the British Isles.
In conjunction with the Royal Mail, Hornby have produced a series of Limited Edition models to coincide with the individual subjects of the stamps. Included in each of the specially produced presentation packs will be not only the relevant model but also a special Royal Mail cover envelope complete with stamp, the subject matter of which corresponds with the model. Each pack will also include a limited edition certificate. Limited to just 1200 pieces these exclusive models are sure to become a sort after collectors item.
Length - 274mm.
Models Produced: * 1,200
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

2011

2011
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: 2923 - August 2020
Previous: 2009 - July 2020
Movement: (-914)

Model Year Details (1)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2011 R.3074 2011
King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection

Limited Edition

YEAR LIMITED
2011 Limited Edtion

Model Photos & Notes (0)

Add Photo or Note

Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2011 Locomotive includes Royal Mail cover envelope with stamp and limited edition certificate.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
2011 Five pole skew wound.

Catalogue Images (1)

R.3074 - King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection - 2011
R.3074 King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection - 2011


King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection on ebay UK

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: '(hornby, tri-ang, triang) king william'
Ending Soonest

ITEMDETAILS
Hornby, R3409 BR, 6000 'King' Class, 4-6-0, 6002 ‘King William IV’ Late BR - Store Inventory

Location: Eastleigh, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £129.99 GBP
Time Left: 1d 4h 49m 31s
Bids: 0
Hornby R3074, 00 Gauge, King William IV Special Royal Mail Limited Edition - Store Inventory

Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £115.00 GBP
Time Left: 4d 0h 49m 19s
Bids: 0
Hornby R3074 King William IV GWR King Class Locomotive Boxed New - Auction

Location: Grimsby, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £11.60 GBP
Time Left: 5d 4h 51m 40s
Bids: 3
HORNBY 'OO' GAUGE R2530 BR GREEN 4-6-0 'KING WILLIAM III' STEAM LOCOMOTIVE - Fixed Price

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £79.50 GBP
Time Left: 5d 18h 8m 28s
Bids: 0
NEW Hornby OO Gauge R2234 BR 4-6-0 KING CLASS STEAM ENGINE KING WILLIAM IV - Fixed Price

Location: Reading, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £105.50 GBP
Time Left: 7d 1h 42m 11s
Bids: 0
HORNBY 'OO' GAUGE R2530 BR GREEN 4-6-0 'KING WILLIAM III' STEAM LOCOMOTIVE - Store Inventory

Location: Thornton Heath, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £129.99 GBP
Time Left: 8d 5h 59m 49s
Bids: 0
HORNBY BR GREEN 4-6-0 KINGS CLASS KING WILLIAM IV 6002 LOCOMOTIVE R2234 - Auction

Location: Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £49.95 GBP
Time Left: 9d 5h 28m 12s
Bids: 0
R2234 Hornby Train BR 4-6-0 King Class "King William IV" - Store Inventory

Location: United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £149.99 GBP
Time Left: 9d 17h 32m 2s
Bids: 0
HORNBY R2530 DCC YouChoos SOUND for REPAIR BR 4-6-0 KING WILLIAM III 6007 nb - Fixed Price

Location: United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £139.50 GBP
Time Left: 12d 5h 10m 33s
Bids: 0
HORNBY R2234 BR GREEN 4-6-0 KING CLASS LOCO 6002 KING WILLIAM IV BOXED nf - Store Inventory

Location: United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £89.50 GBP
Time Left: 13d 0h 51m 17s
Bids: 0
Hornby OO - BR 4-6-0 King William IV 6000 King Class - Late BR - Fixed Price

Location: Frome, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £181.99 GBP
Time Left: 13d 23h 57m 56s
Bids: 0
Hornby R3074 - Special Royal Mail - Ltd Ed - King William IV RN 6002 - 00 Gauge - Store Inventory

Location: Monmouth, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £99.99 GBP
Time Left: 14d 16h 23m 11s
Bids: 0
Picture Postcard::Blackburn, King William Street, Hornby Statue [Dennis] - Fixed Price

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Condition:
Current Price: £3.29 GBP
Time Left: 18d 14h 47m 54s
Bids: 0
Hornby R2234 (China) King Class loco King William IV body 6002 GWR - - Store Inventory

Location: London, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £24.99 GBP
Time Left: 18d 20h 12m 50s
Bids: 0
Hornby R3409 King Class 4-6-0 King William IV 6002 BR Late Crest OO Gauge - Store Inventory

Location: Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £154.69 GBP
Time Left: 18d 23h 54m 37s
Bids: 0
Hornby R2530 BR4-6-0 king Class Locomotive king William111 DCCready super detail - Fixed Price

Location: Pershore, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £80.00 GBP
Time Left: 20d 20h 37m 44s
Bids: 0
Hornby R2234 4-6-0 King Class 'King William IV' '6002' BR Green - Fixed Price

Location: Kidderminster, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £69.95 GBP
Time Left: 20d 22h 17m 23s
Bids: 0
Hornby R3409 BR (Late) King Class 'King William IV' 6002 - DCC Ready - Store Inventory

Location: Oldham, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £89.50 GBP
Time Left: 23d 6h 56m 50s
Bids: 0
HORNBY 'OO' GAUGE R2530 BR GREEN 4-6-0 'KING WILLIAM III' STEAM LOCOMOTIVE - Store Inventory

Location: Hereford, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £69.00 GBP
Time Left: 24d 19h 16m 25s
Bids: 0
R3409 Hornby OO Gauge BR 4-6-0 King William IV 6000 King Class Late BR - Fixed Price

Location: United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £137.58 GBP
Time Left: 25d 3h 31m 19s
Bids: 0
HORNBY R2234 BR GREEN 4-6-0 KING CLASS LOCO 6002 KING WILLIAM IV BOXED - Fixed Price

Location: Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £89.75 GBP
Time Left: 27d 22h 53m 11s
Bids: 0
BARGAIN! Hornby R3409 King William IV Late Crest RRP £182.99 - NEW (DAMAGED BOX) - Fixed Price

Location: Droitwich, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £122.00 GBP
Time Left: 28d 12h 5m 2s
Bids: 0
BARGAIN! Hornby R3409 6002 King William IV RRP £182.99 - NEW (DAMAGED BOX) - Fixed Price

Location: Droitwich, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £122.00 GBP
Time Left: 28d 12h 10m 40s
Bids: 0
BARGAIN! Hornby R3409 6002 King William IV RRP £182.99 - NEW (DAMAGED BOX) - Fixed Price

Location: Droitwich, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £122.00 GBP
Time Left: 28d 12h 17m 3s
Bids: 0
BARGAIN! Hornby R3409 BR King William IV RRP £182.99 - NEW (SLIGHT DAMAGED BOX) - Fixed Price

Location: Droitwich, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £122.00 GBP
Time Left: 28d 12h 20m 38s
Bids: 0
R3409 Hornby 00 Gauge BR Late King Class William IV Loco New & Boxed RRP* £183 - Store Inventory

Location: Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £139.99 GBP
Time Left: 28d 19h 10m 58s
Bids: 0
Hornby R3409 BR (Late) King Class 'King William IV' 6002 - DCC Ready - Fixed Price

Location: Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £79.95 GBP
Time Left: 29d 4h 23m 58s
Bids: 0

King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection on ebay US

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: '(hornby, tri-ang, triang) king william'
Ending Soonest

ITEMDETAILS
R3409 BR 4-6-0 'King William IV’ 6000 King Class Late BR Hornby OO Gauge - Fixed Price

Location: Hong Kong
Condition: New
Current Price: $146.90 USD
Time Left: 21d 15h 9m 54s
Bids: 0

King Class Locomotive - King William IV - The Royal Mail Great British Railways Collection on ebay Australia

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: '(hornby, tri-ang, triang) king william'
Ending Soonest

ITEMDETAILS
Hornby OO Gauge R3074 Class 6000 King 4-6-0 "King William IV" 6002 - NEW - Store Inventory

Location: Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Condition: New
Current Price: $290.00 AUD
Time Left: 6d 20h 32m 42s
Bids: 0

Top 6 Models

1. Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
2. Open Wagon
3. Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
4. Class A1 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
5. Class A4 Locomotive - Mallard
6. Class 57XX Pannier Tank Locomotive

View the latest full Model Rankings.


Random Model

1991
B.R. Operating Royal Mail Coach
B.R. Operating Royal Mail Coach


Database

11,328 yearly Items over 57 Years.
4,069 individual Items.
3,707 Models.
362 catalogued Train Sets.
156 Train Packs.
820 Steam Locomotives.
497 Diesel Locomotives.
1,082 Passenger Coaches.
1,152 Freight Wagons.


Another Guide


Scalextric Collector Guide


More Reading


Spare Parts

Spare Parts in Australia
Melbourne Model Raceway