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Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman)

U.K.
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Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman)

Years Released: 2010 2011 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years. (Model may have been released after 2011)

Model: Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman)
Running Number: 4472
Category: Train Packs
Train Packs
Locomotive Class: Class A3
Class A3
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Although Class A3 locomotives were introduced in 1928; the reality is that they were all re-builds of earlier A1 locomotives dating back to 1922. The locomotives were intended to replace the ageing Ivatt 4-4-2’s on the East Coast Mainline between London and Newcastle. One member of the class “Flying Scotsman” is with-out doubt the world’s best known steam locomotive and certainly the most traveled. More...
Weight: 154 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: Coach running number: SC281
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2010 2011

2010 2011
Company: L.N.E.R. - London & North Eastern Railway
Logo: L.N.E.R. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
London & North Eastern Railway
Livery: L.N.E.R. Apple Green
L.N.E.R. Apple Green
Livery Details: Apple green with black and white lining and gold lettering.
Company Information: The second biggest of Britains post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. Some very famous locomotives were designed and operated by the L.N.E.R. including the Flying Scotsman and the Mallard.

Model Ranking:
Current: 458 - February 2017
Previous: 1481 - January 2017
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Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2010 R.2953 2010
Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman)
2011 R.2953 2011
Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman)

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YEAR LIMITED
2010 Limited Edition 2000
2011 Limited Edition 2000

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YEAR INFORMATION
2010 In 1969 the Flying Scotsman locomotive, which was at that time under the ownership of Mr. Alan Peglar, was destined to make the long journey to the United States of America were it travelled some 2,200 miles from Boston to Dallas and then on to Houston. The train pulled by Flying Scotsman was principally a trade train but amongst the vehicles was a former Brighton Belle Observation Car which was eventually, having toured with the train, left in San Francisco where it remained before being repatriated some 30 years later. This pack is representative of “Flying Scotsman” and the Observation Car as they were before the long trip to the USA in 1969. This is a limited edition pack of just 1500 pieces with a numbered certificate included with each pack.
2011 In 1969 the Flying Scotsman locomotive, which was at that time under the ownership of Mr. Alan Peglar, was destined to make the long journey to the United States of America were it travelled some 2,200 miles from Boston to Dallas and then on to Houston. The train pulled by Flying Scotsman was principally a trade train but amongst the vehicles was a former Brighton Belle Observation Car which was eventually, having toured with the train, left in San Francisco where it remained before being repatriated some 30 years later. This pack is representative of “Flying Scotsman” and the Observation Car as they were before the long trip to the USA in 1969. This is a limited edition pack of just 2000 pieces with a numbered certificate included with each pack.

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R.2953 - Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman) - 2010
R.2953 Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman) - 2010

R.2953 - Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman) - 2011
R.2953 Flying Scotsman USA Tour 1969 Train Pack (Class A3 - Flying Scotsman) - 2011


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