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1991 - Class A1 Locomotive - Royal Lancer


Class A1 Locomotive - Royal Lancer

Model: Class A1 Locomotive - Royal Lancer (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 4476
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class A1
Class A1
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: The Class A1 locomotives were intended to replace ageing Ivatt 4-4-2’s on the East Coast Mainline between London and Newcastle. The entire Class was to be rebuilt commencing in 1928 and reclassified A3. One member of the class “Flying Scotsman” is arguably the world’s best known steam locomotive. More...
Weight: 159 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
Model Information: Length - 11 1/2 inches - 29.3cms.
Models Produced: * 3,600
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Company: L.N.E.R. - London & North Eastern Railway
Logo: L.N.E.R. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
London & North Eastern Railway
Livery: L.N.E.R. Apple Green
L.N.E.R. Apple Green
Livery Details: Apple green with black and white lining and gold lettering.
Company Information: The second biggest of Britains post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. Some very famous locomotives were designed and operated by the L.N.E.R. including the Flying Scotsman and the Mallard.
Year: 1991
Catalogue Number: R.042
Year Information: Tender powered by Type 5 ringfield motor. Named after the racehorse that won the St Leger in 1922. Suitable for use with Pullman cars and LNER Teak coaches.
Model Motor: Type 5 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)

1989 R.042 1989
Class A1 Locomotive - Royal Lancer
1990 R.042 1990
Class A1 Locomotive - Royal Lancer
1991 R.042 1991
Class A1 Locomotive - Royal Lancer

Related Service Sheets (2)

131A 4-6-2 Locomotive Class A1 June 1992
131A (Back) 4-6-2 Locomotive Class A1 - Back June 1992

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