Model Year Details

2001 - Duchess Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Buccleuch


Duchess Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Buccleuch

Model: Duchess Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Buccleuch (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 6230
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 - 299mm.
Models Produced: ---
Company: L.M.S. - London Midland & Scottish Railway
Logo: L.M.S. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
London Midland & Scottish Railway
Livery: L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Crimson
Livery Details: Crimson lake with yellow lettering and black lining.
Company Information: The biggest of Britains big four post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. Made up from 34 company lines including the Caledonian, Midland and Somerset & Dorset Joint Railways. Express trains from London to Glasgow were a feature of this company.
Year: 2001
Catalogue Number: R.2230
Year Information: Built at Crewe in 1938 at a total cost of 11,302, 'Duchess of Buccleuch' was a top link passenger locomotive. Retaining the LMS Crimson Lake livery until 1946, the locomotive finished its days in BR green when scheduled for scrap in 1963. Powered by a five pole motor housed in the loco body, this Super Detailed model includes many extensive additions to the body and chassis detail including separately fitted hand rails on the smokebox door, cab glazing, sprung buffers, fine scale wheels and fine scale valve gear.
Model Motor: Five pole skew wound.
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Seventh Edition 2001
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 47th Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Seventh Edition 2001
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Current: 918 - December 2023
Previous: 509 - November 2023
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2001 R.2230 2001
Duchess Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Buccleuch
2002 R.2230 2002
Duchess Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Buccleuch
2003 R.2230 2003
Duchess Class Locomotive - Duchess Of Buccleuch

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