Model Year Details

2002 - Class A4 Locomotive - Silver Fox

U.K.
60017


Class A4 Locomotive - Silver Fox

Model: Class A4 Locomotive - Silver Fox (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 60017
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class A4
Class A4
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Class A4 locomotives were introduced in 1935 as part of a modern streamlined train named Silver Jubilee. One member of the class; 4468 Mallard achieved the authenticated world speed record for steam of 126-MPH during 1938. More...
Weight: 167 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: Length - 291mm.
Models Produced: ---
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Early Emblem
Logo Years: 1948 - 1956
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Green
B.R. Green
Livery Details: Brunswick green with orange and black lining with yellow 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: 2002
Catalogue Number: R.2266
Year Information: The first four A4’s built were all originally liveried in LNER silver with part of their name making reference to the colour. ‘Silver Fox’ was the last of the four and was outshopped in December 1935. This loco was reliveried several times through its working life but was finally painted BR green in December 1951. However, it still retained the name ‘Silver Fox’, plus the two leaping fox plates, each one being attached either side of the loco body. A ringfield motor located in the tender powers the Hornby model, with pickups on all loco and tender drive wheels.
Model Motor: Ringfield (located in the tender)
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Eighth Edition 2002
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 48th Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Eighth Edition 2002
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UK Price List: £86.50
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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Previous: 1809 - August 2019
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2002 R.2266 2002
Class A4 Locomotive - Silver Fox

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