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2000 - The Yorkshire Pullman (A3 Class - St. Simon)


The Yorkshire Pullman (A3 Class - St. Simon)

Model: The Yorkshire Pullman (A3 Class - St. Simon) (Overall Model page)
Running Number: E112
Category: Train Packs
Train Packs
Locomotive Class: Class A3
Class A3
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Although Class A3 locomotives were introduced in 1928; the reality is that they were all re-builds of earlier A1 locomotives dating back to 1922. The locomotives were intended to replace the ageing Ivatt 4-4-2’s on the East Coast Mainline between London and Newcastle. One member of the class “Flying Scotsman” is with-out doubt the world’s best known steam locomotive and certainly the most traveled. More...
Weight: 154 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
Model Information: Great British Trains are produced in editions of 2000 only, each with authenticating certificate.
Length - Class A3 - 293mm.
Length - Pullman Parlour Car - 263mm. Two Pullman Parlour Cars, Zena, Eunice and Pullman Brake Car, Car No 65.
Models Produced: ---
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Early Emblem
Logo Years: 1948 - 1956
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Apple Green
B.R. Apple Green
Livery Details: Apple green with black and white lining and gold 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: 2000
Catalogue Number: R.2168
Year Information: A magnificent Great British Trains Pack bringing back the post war years of the late 40s. The Super Detailed A3 locomotive with the G.N.R. tender, carrying the L.N.E.R. livery but with 1946 numbers and B.R. lettering, heads up three Pullman coaches each carrying the nameboards declaring that the train is The Yorkshire Pullman. Each pack contains numbered certificate, limited to 2000 pieces.
Model Motor: Ringfield (located in the tender)
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Sixth Edition 2000 - Millennium Edition
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 46th Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Sixth Edition 2000 - Millennium Edition
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Limited Edition: 2000
UK Price List: £104.99
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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Model Year Details (1)

2000 R.2168 2000
The Yorkshire Pullman (A3 Class - St. Simon)

Related Service Sheets (3)

204 4-6-2 Class A1/A3 Locomotive February 1998
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217B A3 - A4 Super Detail February 2001

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