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2005 - Merchant Navy Class Locomotive - General Steam Navigation

U.K.
35011


Merchant Navy Class Locomotive - General Steam Navigation

Model: Merchant Navy Class Locomotive - General Steam Navigation (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 35011
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Merchant Navy Class
Merchant Navy Class
Designer: Oliver Bulleid
Class Information: Heavy weight Pacific locomotives designed for Top Link passenger services on the Southern Railway were conceived during hostilities of World War 2. The Merchant Navy class were nicknamed “Spam Cans” due to their unorthodox appearance. A total of 30 locomotives were constructed, all named after steam ship lines operating out of Southampton Docks. In accordance with their powerful stature the Merchant Navy’s were entrusted premiere passenger trains, such as the all Pullman Bournemouth Belle and Golden Arrow. More...
Weight: 99 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: Length - 274mm.
Models Produced: ---
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: 2005
Catalogue Number: R.2466
Year Information: Sprung buffers, 5100 gallon tender.
Model Motor: Five pole skew wound.
Publication: Hornby - Edition Fifty-One 2005 - OO Gauge Model Railways
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 51st Edition
Hornby - Edition Fifty-One 2005 - OO Gauge Model Railways
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UK Price List: £88.99
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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