Train Set Details

The Night Mail

U.K.

The Night Mail

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

Train Set: The Night Mail
Category: Train Sets
Train Sets
Model Information: Contents:
LMS Class 3F 0-6-0 locomotive
LMS Travelling Post Office
LMS Brake Coach
Track:
3rd Radius Starter Oval
Track Pack A (with point and buffer stop)
P9000W Wall Plug Transformer
R8250 Train Controller
R8206 Power Track
Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1270)
Sets Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2010 2011

2010 2011
Model Ranking:
Current: 297 - June 2020
Previous: 663 - May 2020
Movement: (+366)

Train Set Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2010 R.1144 2010
The Night Mail
2011 R.1144 2011
The Night Mail

Train Set Items (3)

MODEL NO. LIVERY
Class 3F 0-6-0T Locomotive
Released: 2010 2011
7413 L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Operating Royal Mail Coach Set - Night Mail
Released: 2010 2011
30246 L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Brake Third Coach
Released: 2010 2011
? L.M.S. Crimson

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Train Set Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2010 Before the development of the British motorway system millions of letters were shipped from town to town by railway. Many of these mail trains travelled at night and included a TPO (Travelling Post Office) coach in which bags of letters and small parcels were collected, sorted and then dropped off in bags at the relevant stations along the route. This set not only includes an eye catching 0-6-0 locomotive but also a TPO and support brake coach. The “net” projects from the coach to scoop the mailbag from the trackside pick-up hook. The bag is then automatically ejected into the trackside receiving bin at the place of delivery. Set also includes a MidiMat, an oval of track with siding which can be extended using the Track Packs available separately.
2011 Before the development of the British motorway system millions of letters were shipped from town to town by railway. Many of these mail trains travelled at night and included a TPO (Travelling Post Office) coach in which bags of letters and small parcels were collected, sorted and then dropped off in bags at the relevant stations along the route. This set not only includes an eye catching 0-6-0 locomotive but also a TPO and support brake coach. The “net” projects from the coach to scoop the mailbag from the trackside pick-up hook. The bag is then automatically ejected into the trackside receiving bin at the place of delivery. Set also includes a MidiMat, an oval of track with siding which can be extended using the Track Packs available separately.

Catalogue Images (2)

R.1144 - The Night Mail - 2010
R.1144 The Night Mail - 2010

R.1144 - The Night Mail - 2011
R.1144 The Night Mail - 2011


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Lima Class 47 r/n 47476 'Night Mail' in Parcels red ex-set in mint condition. - Fixed Price

Location: Bristol, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £55.00 GBP
Time Left: 0d 11h 12m 14s
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HORNBY R758 NIGHT MAIL SET COMPLETE - Auction

Location: Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £145.00 GBP
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Hornby R1237 Night Mail Travelling Post Office new Train Set ! - Store Inventory

Location: Kidderminster, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £74.99 GBP
Time Left: 23d 15h 46m 46s
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HORNBY NIGHT MAIL VINTAGE TRAIN SET R591 - Fixed Price

Location: Woking, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £99.99 GBP
Time Left: 26d 15h 56m 26s
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Hornby R1237 OO Night Mail Train Set - Store Inventory

Location: Kangaroo Flat, VIC, Australia
Condition: New
Current Price: $240.00 AUD
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