Model Note

Private Owner Wagon Information

Type: Information
Author: M Hedley
Location: Goole, UK
Date: 25 Apr 2008

Note: The Royal Dutch/Shell Group of companies was created in February 1907 when Royal Dutch Petroleum and Shell Transport Ltd of the UK merged their operations. In 1919 Shell took control of Mexican Eagle Petroleum Company and in 1921 formed Shell-Mex Ltd which sold products under the name of "Shell and Eagle" in the UK. In 1931 Shell-Mex in the UK merged with British Petroleum to create Shell-Mex and BP Ltd up to 1975.

Related Model

Category: Freight Rolling Stock
Model: Shell Oil Tanker
Years Released: 1959 1960 1960a 1961 1962 1962a 1963 1964 1965 1966a
Livery: Private Owner Goods

Shell Oil Tanker

Top 6 Models

1. King Class Locomotive - King Henry VIII
2. King Class Locomotive - King Edward I
3. Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
4. Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
5. Class A1 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
6. The Flying Scotsman - Built For The Engineer Set

View the latest full Model Rankings.

Random Model

B.R. Mk 2d Standard Coach
B.R. Mk 2d Standard Coach


11,328 yearly Items over 57 Years.
4,069 individual Items.
3,707 Models.
362 catalogued Train Sets.
156 Train Packs.
820 Steam Locomotives.
497 Diesel Locomotives.
1,082 Passenger Coaches.
1,152 Freight Wagons.

Another Guide

Scalextric Collector Guide

More Reading

Train Shops

Advertise Here...
Contact us through the Comment Page