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1976 - Inter-City Mail Action Set

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Inter-City Mail Action Set

Train Set: Inter-City Mail Action Set (Overall Train Set page)
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Model Information: This Action Train Set features an Operating Royal Mail Coach which automatically picks up the mail bags from the lineside Collection Post and delivers them into the Mail Reception. Complete with Silver Seal wheels from 1975.
Sets Produced: * 45,600
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Year: 1976
Catalogue Number: R.179
Year Information: Contains Battery Power Module and Power Clip, Tunnel, Oval of System 6 track and Uncoupling Ramp. Collection Post, Mail Reception and mailbags also included.
Publication: Hornby Railways OO Model Catalogue XXII
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 22nd Edition
Hornby Railways OO Model Catalogue XXII
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UK Price List: £18.95
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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Train Set Year Details (3)

YEAR CAT IMAGE
1974 R.544 1974
Inter-City Mail Action Set
1975 R.172 1975
Inter-City Mail Action Set
1976 R.179 1976
Inter-City Mail Action Set

Train Set Items (4)

MODEL NO. LIVERY
Class 37 (Type 3) Co-Co Locomotive D6830 B.R. Blue
Operating Mail Coach Set
Released: 1975 1976 1977
M30224 B.R. Blue & Grey
B.R. Mark II Inter-City 2nd Coach
Released: 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978
M5120 B.R. Blue & Grey
B.R. Mark II Inter-City Brake 2nd Coach
Released: 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978
M14052 B.R. Blue & Grey

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