Train Set Details

B.R. Express Freight Set


B.R. Express Freight Set

Years Released: 1979 (Train Set Year pages)
Set released for 1 year.

Train Set: B.R. Express Freight Set
Category: Train Sets
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Model Information: Mammoth appropriately heads up Hornbys biggest freight set with its 8 wagons and a host of versatile accessories. The provision of 2 points means that only a little extra track is required to complete a passing loop and form a really impressive layout.
Sets Produced: * 10,000
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
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Model Ranking:
Current: 1236 - December 2023
Previous: 1069 - November 2023
Movement: (-167)

Train Set Year Details (1)

1979 R.787 1979
B.R. Express Freight Set

Train Set Items (9)

Class 47 (Type 4) Co-Co Locomotive - Mammoth
Released: 1979 1980 1981 1982
D1670 B.R. Green
Shell Tank Wagon 500 Private Owner Goods
S.R. Sheep Wagon 51915 S.R. Goods
B.R. Mineral Wagon B385760 B.R. Goods
Norstand Mineral Wagon
Released: 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
480 Private Owner Goods
Prime Pork Closed Van E71011 Private Owner Goods
Arnolds Sands 5 Plank Wagon 803 Private Owner Goods
McVities Biscuits Closed Van
Released: 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982
None Private Owner Goods
B.R. 20 Ton Brake Van B952698 B.R. Goods

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Train Set Catalogue Information

1979 Includes oval of track with points for two sidings, two Buffer Stops, Level Crossing, Rerailer-Uncoupler, Power Clip, Card Tunnel and Catalogue.

Price List

1979 £38.45

Catalogue Images (1)

R.787 - B.R. Express Freight Set - 1979
R.787 B.R. Express Freight Set - 1979

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