Train Set Details

Mighty Mallard Train Set

U.K.

Mighty Mallard Train Set

Years Released: 1989 1990 1992 1993 (Train Set Year pages)
Set released for 4 years.

Train Set: Mighty Mallard Train Set
Category: Train Sets
Train Sets
Model Information: The set portrays the world record breaking Mallard in BR green livery of the mid 1950s with appropriate crimson and cream coaches.
(1993 only) Supersound unit included requiring 2 AA 1.5 volt batteries.
Sets Produced: * 17,500
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1989 1990 1992 1993

1989 1990 1992 1993
Model Ranking:
Current: 204 - September 2017
Previous: 200 - August 2017
Movement: (-4)

Train Set Year Details (4)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1989 R.542 1989
Mighty Mallard Train Set
1990 R.542 1990
Mighty Mallard Train Set
1992 R.542 1992
Mighty Mallard Train Set
1993 R.879 1993
Mighty Mallard Train Set

Train Set Items (4)

MODEL NO. LIVERY
Class A4 Locomotive - Mallard 60022 B.R. Green
B.R. (Ex L.N.E.R.) Composite Coach
Released: 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993
E18276 B.R. Crimson & Cream
B.R. (Ex L.N.E.R.) Composite Coach
Released: 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993
E18276 B.R. Crimson & Cream
B.R. (Ex L.N.E.R.) Brake Composite Coach
Released: 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993
E10066 B.R. Crimson & Cream

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Train Set Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1989 Oval of track, single level crossing, power connecting clip and mains controller.
1990 Oval of track, single level crossing, power connecting clip and mains controller.
1992 Mallard broke the world speed record for steam traction in 1938 and still holds it. The locomotive has been preserved and carries plaques on each side of the streamlined body casing to commemorate the feat. The Hornby train set reproduces Mallard as running in the 1950s hauling teak bodied coaches overpainted in BR crimson and cream livery of the period.
1993 The handsome Mallard train set shows her as running in the 1950s with ex LNER teak type coaches painted in the crimson and cream livery of the period. The brass plaque on the vody casing commemorates the record breaking run of 1938.

Catalogue Images (4)

R.542 - Mighty Mallard Train Set - 1989
R.542 Mighty Mallard Train Set - 1989

R.542 - Mighty Mallard Train Set - 1990
R.542 Mighty Mallard Train Set - 1990

R.542 - Mighty Mallard Train Set - 1992
R.542 Mighty Mallard Train Set - 1992

R.879 - Mighty Mallard Train Set - 1993
R.879 Mighty Mallard Train Set - 1993


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