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1994 - Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley


Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley

Model: Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 222
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class D49
Class D49
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Class introduced 1927.
Weight: 103 tons
Purpose: Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: 4-4-0
Model Information: Length - 9 5/16 inches - 23.6cm.
Models Produced: * 2,600
* 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: 1994
Catalogue Number: R.123
Year Information: The Hunts were unmistakably a Gresley design and were used for intermediate passenger trains mostly in Scotland and the North East. They were named after famous fox hunts, the Berkeley operating in Buckinghamshire. The model is tender powered by a Type 5 ringfield motor. Suitable coaches are R.477 and R.478.
Model Motor: Type 5 Ringfield
Publication: Hornby Railways - 40th Edition
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 40th Edition
Hornby Railways - 40th Edition
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UK Price List: £56.75
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Model Year Details (2)

1994 R.123 1994
Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley
1995 R.123 1995
Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley

Related Service Sheets (2)

172 4-4-0 Locomotive Hunt Class D49 November 1994
172 (Back) 4-4-0 Locomotive Hunt Class D49 - Tender Drive November 1994

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