Model Year Details

1981 - Coronation Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Abercorn

U.K.
6234

Coronation Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Abercorn

Model: Coronation Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Abercorn (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 6234
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: 8P Duchess Class
8P Duchess Class
Designer: Sir William Stanier
Class Information: Introduced by the LMS in 1937, the Coronation / Duchess Class remains the most powerful steam locomotives built in Britain. Early locomotives in the class were built with streamlined casings that were later removed; while later built locomotives never received the distinctive casings. More...
Weight: 161 tons (including tender)
Purpose: Heavy Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: ---
Models Produced: * 20,000
* 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: 1981
Catalogue Number: R.305
Year Information: The headcode lamps light up and the intricate movenent of the valve gear is most impressive. Crew figures and vacuum pipes included.
Model Motor: Ringfield
Publication: Hornby Railways Ticket to ride - OO Gauge Catalogue 1981
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 27th Edition
Hornby Railways Ticket to ride - OO Gauge Catalogue 1981
Logo & Box Design:


UK Price List: £27.95
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

Model Ranking:
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Previous: 302 - June 2017
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Model Year Details (3)

YEAR CAT IMAGE
1980 R.305 1980
Coronation Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Abercorn
1981 R.305 1981
Coronation Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Abercorn
1982 R.305 1982
Coronation Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Abercorn

Train Sets Included In (1)

YEARS TRAIN SET
1980 1981 Duchess Mail Train Set

Related Service Sheets (5)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
111A 4-6-2 Coronation Class June 1992
111A (Back) 4-6-2 Coronation Class - Back June 1992
HR1982 Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1982 (Front) 1982
HR1982 (Back) Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1982 (Back) 1982
HR1982 T5&6 Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1982 (Type 5 & 6) 1982

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