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2001 - Class N2 Locomotive


Class N2 Locomotive

Model: Class N2 Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 69506
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class N2 Tank
Class N2 Tank
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Class introduced 1920.
Weight: 70 tons
Purpose: Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: 0-6-2
Model Information: Length - 152mm.
Models Produced: ---
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Late Crest
Logo Years: 1956 - 1967
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: 2001
Catalogue Number: R.2178B
Year Information: A post grouping development by Gresley, the Class N2 had a power classification of 3R. The solid body was fitted with a most distinctive condenser system which was a particular feature of this locomotive. The BR liveried Hornby model reflects the style and innate power of these passenger locomotives, which spent most of their working lives from the 1920ís through to the final days of steam pulling commuter trains in Scotland as well as to and from the Eastern London stations. Powered by a 5 pole motor.
Model Motor: Five Pole Motor
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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Model Year Details (3)

2000 R.2178B 2000
Class N2 Locomotive
2001 R.2178B 2001
Class N2 Locomotive
2002 R.2178B 2002
Class N2 Locomotive

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239 BR 0-6-2 Class N2 February 2001

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