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2002 - Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton


Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton

Model: Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 61663
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class B17
Class B17
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Class introduced 1928. Last B17 retired in 1960.
Weight: 129 tons
Purpose: Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-0
Wheel Arrangement Name: Ten Wheeler
Model Information: Length - 10 1/16 inches - 25.6cm.
* (94-95) 2,200 models produced.
Models Produced: ---
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Late Crest
Logo Years: 1956 - 1967
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.2273
Year Information: This Gresley designed locomotive, named after the Everton Football Club, incorporates the number '6' at the beginning of its running number, indicating that the locomotive was formerly owned by the LNER. It is also worthy of note that Mr Frank Hornby, the originator of Hornby trains was MP for Everton from 1931 -35. The model is tender powered with pickups on the tender and 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
Logo & Box Design:

UK Price List: £81.50
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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Model Year Details (6)

1994 R.133 1994
Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton
1995 R.133 1995
Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton
2002 R.2273 2002
Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton
2003 R.2273 2003
Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton
2004 R.2273 2004
Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton
2005 R.2273 2005
Class B17/4 Locomotive - Everton

Related Service Sheets (3)

110B 4-6-0 Loco Class B17/4 Footballer October 1994
110B (Back) 4-6-0 Loco Class B17/4 Footballer - Back October 1994
207 B17/4 Footballer Class Locomotive March 1998

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