Model Year Details

1972 - Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth

U.K.
6201

Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth

Model: Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 6201
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Princess Class
Princess Class
Designer: Sir William Stanier
Class Information: Introduced in 1933, the Princess Class was the first Pacific type locomotive built by the London Midland & Scottish Railway. Purpose designed to cope with the increasing traffic and loads associated with the prestigious “Royal Scot” London to Glasgow passenger service. More...
Weight: 159 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: Length (93 - 94) - 11 3/4 inches - 29.9cm.
* (86-88) 3,600 solo models produced.
(93-94) 2,400 solo models produced.
Models Produced: ---
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Company: L.M.S. - London Midland & Scottish Railway
Logo: L.M.S. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
London Midland & Scottish Railway
Livery: L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Crimson
Livery Details: Crimson lake with yellow lettering and black lining.
Company Information: The biggest of Britains big four post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. Made up from 34 company lines including the Caledonian, Midland and Somerset & Dorset Joint Railways. Express trains from London to Glasgow were a feature of this company.
Year: 1972
Catalogue Number: R.258AS
Year Information: Exhaust steam sound and Synchrosmoke smoke generator. An alternative choice of 3 names, Princess Louise, Lady Patricia and Duchess Of Kent is provided with each locomotive.
Model Motor: ---
Publication: Tri-ang Hornby Model Railways - Edition 18
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 18th Edition
Tri-ang Hornby Model Railways - Edition 18
Logo & Box Design:


UK Price List: £5.85
Aust Price List: $18.95
Can Price List: ---

Model Ranking:
Current: 3 - July 2017
Previous: 2 - June 2017
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Model Year Details (12)

YEAR CAT IMAGE
1970 R.258G 1970
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1971 R.258NS 1971
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1971c R.258NS 1971c
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1972 R.258AS 1972
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1973 R.258 1973
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1973c R.258 1973c
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1974 R.258 1974
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1986 R.832 1986
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1987 R.832 1987
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1988 R.832 1988
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1993 R.084 1993
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
1994 R.084 1994
Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth

Train Sets Included In (2)

YEARS TRAIN SET
1973 Express Freight Set
1971 1972 Express Passenger Set

Related Service Sheets (4)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
149 (Back) 4-6-2 Princess Class Loco - Back December 1990
149A 4-6-2 Princess Class Loco June 1992
59 Princess Locomotive Chassis - R.53, R.54, R.258 April 1968
90 4-6-2 Loco Chassis - R.050, R.053, R.258 June 1974

Model Photos & Notes (1)

DATE TYPE TITLE AUTHOR
21 Feb 2005 Maintenance 1973 - Locomotive Care & Maintenance David Ward

1973 - Locomotive Care & Maintenance

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