Train Set Details

Duchess Mail Train Set

U.K.

Duchess Mail Train Set

Years Released: 1980 1981 (Train Set Year pages)
Set released for 2 years.

Train Set: Duchess Mail Train Set
Category: Train Sets
Train Sets
Model Information: The glorious days of LMS Mail Trains from Holyhead and the North West to London are recaptured by the Duchess Of Abercorn and its train. The mail coach automatically collects and deposits mail bags from the lineside apparatus supplied with the set.
Sets Produced: * 11,000
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1980 1981

1980 1981
Model Ranking:
Current: 127 - May 2017
Previous: 206 - April 2017
Movement: (+79)

Train Set Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1980 R.542 1980
Duchess Mail Train Set
1981 R.542 1981
Duchess Mail Train Set

Train Set Items (5)

MODEL NO. LIVERY
Coronation Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Abercorn
Released: 1980 1981 1982
6234 L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Royal Mail Coach Set
Released: 1978 1979 1983 1984 1985
30250 L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Composite Coach 3934 L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Composite Coach 3934 L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Brake Third Coach 5644 L.M.S. Crimson

Train Set Photos & Notes (1)

DATE TYPE TITLE AUTHOR
11 Aug 2005 Photo 1981 Train Sets Poster Picture Tim Seigers

1981 Train Sets Poster Picture

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Train Set Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1980 Set contents include Large oval of 2nd Radius Track with Rerailer, Operating Mail Coach Accessories, Level Crossing, Variable Controller, Power Clip, Card Tunnel and Catalogue.
1981 Contains Oval of 2nd Radius Track, Level Crossing, Operating Mail Coach Accessories and Power Controller.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1980 £57.50
1981 £63.95

Catalogue Images (2)

R.542 - Duchess Mail Train Set - 1980
R.542 Duchess Mail Train Set - 1980

R.542 - Duchess Mail Train Set - 1981
R.542 Duchess Mail Train Set - 1981


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