Model Details

Stephensons Rocket

U.K.

Stephensons Rocket

Years Released: 1967 1967c 1968 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years.

Model: Stephensons Rocket
Running Number: None
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Rocket
Rocket
Designer: George Stephenson
Class Information: In October 1829; George Stephenson’s Rocket won the £500.00 prize awarded the “Best Travelling Locomotive”. This successful design became the blue-print for subsequent designs of steam locomotion through the end of steam traction for nearly 150-years. More...
Purpose: Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 0-2-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Rocket
0-2-2
Model Information: Includes a passenger coach.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

1967 1968

1967c

1967 1967c 1968
Company: Private Owner
Livery: ---

Model Ranking:
Current: 305 - May 2017
Previous: 251 - April 2017
Movement: (-54)

Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1967 R.346 1967
Stephensons Rocket
1967c R.346 1967c
Stephensons Rocket
1968 R.346 1968
Stephensons Rocket

Related Service Sheets (5)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
40 Rocket Locomotive - R.651S December 1964
40a Rocket Locomotive - R.651S March 1966
41 Motor - X.500 December 1964
52 Motor - X.500 April 1968
68 Rocket Locomotive - R.651 April 1968

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1967 Fully detailed locomotive with moving connecting rods. Complete with crew.
1967c Locomotive contains miniature electric motor, has built-in Magnadhesion, sliding pistons and Engineer and Fireman. Tender and Coach have taper bearing axles for minimum friction.
1968 Fully detailed locomotive with moving connecting rods. Complete with crew.

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1967 48/9

Catalogue Images (2)

R.346 - Stephensons Rocket - 1967
R.346 Stephensons Rocket - 1967

R.346 - Stephensons Rocket - 1967c
R.346 Stephensons Rocket - 1967c

R.346 - Stephensons Rocket - 1968
R.346 Stephensons Rocket - 1968


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