Model Details

Yard Switcher (Aust)


Yard Switcher (Aust)

Years Released: 1962a 1966a 1967a (Model Year pages)
Model released for 3 years.

Model: Yard Switcher (Aust)
Running Number: None
Category: Diesel Electric Locomotives
Diesel Electric Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Dock Authority
Designer: Hornby Railways
Class Information: Hornby Design
Purpose: Shunting
Wheel Arrangement: BO
Model Information: TRANSAUSTRALIAN RAILWAYS printed on both sides of model.
Length - 3 7/16 inches.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:


1966a 1967a


1966a 1967a
Company: T.R. - Transcontinental
Logo: T.R. Shield
Logo Years: ---
Livery: T.R. Various
T.R. Various
Livery Details: Various liveries based on Canadian and Australian outline railways.
Company Information: Tri-ang Railways company name given to worldwide outline models.

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Model Year Details (3)

1962a R.353 1962a
Yard Switcher (Aust)
1966a R.353 1966a
Yard Switcher (Aust)
1967a R.353 1967a
Yard Switcher (Aust)

Related Service Sheets (2)

12b Power Bogies - R.55, R.155, R.159, R.253 January 1960
61 Power Bogies - R.55, R.155, R.159, R.253 April 1968

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R.353 - Yard Switcher (Aust) - 1962a
R.353 Yard Switcher (Aust) - 1962a

R.353 - Yard Switcher (Aust) - 1966a
R.353 Yard Switcher (Aust) - 1966a

R.353 - Yard Switcher (Aust) - 1967a
R.353 Yard Switcher (Aust) - 1967a

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