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First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western)

U.K.
43185 43192

First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western)

Years Released: 2005 2006 2007 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 3 years.

Model: First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western)
Running Number: 43185 43192
Category: Train Packs
Train Packs
Locomotive Class: Class 43
Class 43
Designer: British Railways
Class Information: HST Class 253 train sets were introduced on the Western Region in 1975. Subsequent success of design has seen the trains used through-out the Britain and still in use today. A modified XPT design was exported to Australia in 1982. Previously known as Class 253/254. More...
Weight: 70 tons
Purpose: High Speed Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
BO-BO
Model Information: ---
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2005 2006 2007

2005 2006 2007
Company: GW - First Great Western
Logo: GW Logo
Logo Years: ---
First Great Western
Livery: GW Purple & Yellow
GW Purple & Yellow
Livery Details: Purple with yellow, white and pink trimming.
Company Information: ---

Model Ranking:
Current: 1312 - May 2017
Previous: 1795 - April 2017
Movement: (+483)

Model Year Details (3)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2005 R.2500 2005
First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western)
2006 R.2500 2006
First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western)
2007 R.2500 2007
First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western)

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2006 First Great Western Trains were one of the first of the new privatised rail operators to commence service in February 1996 on routes out of Paddington and Waterloo to the West Country and South Wales. HSTs like this one provide FGWTs daytime services. Coaches are Hornbys scale length Mk.3s with running numbers exclusive to this pack. Coaches with other numbers are available to extend the train. The presentation of the locomotive and dummy power car is also special to the pack, including wheels blackened to match the new finish on the coach wheels. Model features working headlights that operate in the direction of travel. Note that this train is only suitable to run on second radius curved track or greater.
2007 First Great Western Trains were one of the first of the new privatized rail operators to commence service in February 1996 on routes out of Paddington and Waterloo to the West Country and South Wales. HSTs like this one provide FGWTs daytime services. Coaches are Hornbys scale length Mk.3s with running numbers exclusive to this pack. Coaches with other numbers are available to extend the train. The presentation of the locomotive and dummy power car is also special to the pack, including wheels blackened to match the new finish on the coach wheels. Model features working headlights that operate in the direction of travel. Note that this train is only suitable to run on second radius curved track or greater.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
2005 £95.00

Catalogue Images (3)

R.2500 - First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western) - 2005
R.2500 First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western) - 2005

R.2500 - First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western) - 2006
R.2500 First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western) - 2006

R.2500 - First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western) - 2007
R.2500 First Great Western Trains High Speed Train (Class 43 - Great Western) - 2007


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