Model Year Details

2000 - Class 2P Locomotive


Class 2P Locomotive

Model: Class 2P Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 40610
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 2P
Class 2P
Designer: Sir Henry Fowler
Class Information: Intended for inter–regional and suburban passenger workings through-out areas served by the London Midland Railway (LMS) the class was Introduced 1928. More...
Weight: 94 tons (including tender)
Purpose: Inter-regional passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-4-0
Model Information: Length - 225mm.
R.2183B Running Number - 40634
Models Produced: ---
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Early Emblem
Logo Years: 1948 - 1956
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Black
B.R. Black
Livery Details: Black with red and white lining.
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.2183A
Year Information: The Henry Fowler designed passenger locomotive was fitted with 6ft 9ins drive wheels which give the 2P a tractive effort of 17,730lbs. The livery of the model places the date of operation in the late 1940s to early 1950s, and several of the class survived into the 1960s. Powered by a ringfield motor located in the tender the Hornby 2P, with its blackened wheels and handrails, has an abundance of detail which has either been incorporated into the fine mouldings or separately fitted during manufacture.
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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UK Price List: £54.99
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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Previous: 605 - November 2023
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Model Year Details (6)

2000 R.2183A 2000
Class 2P Locomotive
2001 R.2183A 2001
Class 2P Locomotive
2002 R.2183A 2002
Class 2P Locomotive
2003 R.2183A 2003
Class 2P Locomotive
2004 R.2183A 2004
Class 2P Locomotive
2005 R.2183A 2005
Class 2P Locomotive

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