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1991 - Coronation Class 8P Locomotive - City Of Nottingham


Coronation Class 8P Locomotive - City Of Nottingham

Model: Coronation Class 8P Locomotive - City Of Nottingham (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 46251
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
Model Information: Length - 11 3/4 inches - 29.9cm.
Available only in train sets in 1992 and 1993.
* 1,700 solo models produced and 13,000 in sets.
Models Produced: * 14,700
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Late Crest
Logo Years: 1956 - 1967
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Maroon
B.R. Maroon
Livery Details: Maroon with yellow lettering.
Company Information: British Railways came into existence in 1948 when the dominating four British railway companies amalgamated. Steam traction on British Railways ended in 1968 and the system was re-branded as British Rail.
Year: 1991
Catalogue Number: R.577
Year Information: BR repainted 16 Duchess class locomotives red in their later days. The model, tender powered by a Type 6 ringfield motor, portrays this lovely colour. For use with coaches R.429 and R.447.
Model Motor: Type 6 Ringfield
Publication: Hornby Railways - 37th Edition
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 37th Edition
Hornby Railways - 37th Edition
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Model Year Details (3)

1991 R.577 1991
Coronation Class 8P Locomotive - City Of Nottingham
1992 R.577 1992
Coronation Class 8P Locomotive - City Of Nottingham
1993 R.577 1993
Coronation Class 8P Locomotive - City Of Nottingham

Train Sets Included In (1)

1991 1992 1993 Night Mail Express Train Set

Related Service Sheets (4)

111 4-6-2 Duchess of Sutherland - R.066 September 1978
111 (Back) 4-6-2 Duchess of Sutherland - R.066 - Back September 1978
111A 4-6-2 Coronation Class June 1992
111A (Back) 4-6-2 Coronation Class - Back June 1992

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