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The Royal Scot (Princess Class - Princess Helena)


The Royal Scot (Princess Class - Princess Helena)

Years Released: 1997 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: The Royal Scot (Princess Class - Princess Helena)
Running Number: 6208
Category: Train Packs
Train Packs
Locomotive Class: Princess Class
Princess Class
Designer: Sir William Stanier
Class Information: Introduced in 1933, the Princess Class was the first Pacific type locomotive built by the London Midland & Scottish Railway. Purpose designed to cope with the increasing traffic and loads associated with the prestigious “Royal Scot” London to Glasgow passenger service. More...
Weight: 159 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
Model Information: Great British Trains are produced in editions of 3000 only, each with authenticating certificate.
Length - Princess Class - 299mm.
Length - L.M.S. Composite Coach - 242mm.
Models Produced: ---
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Company: L.M.S. - London Midland & Scottish Railway
Logo: L.M.S. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
London Midland & Scottish Railway
Livery: L.M.S. Crimson
L.M.S. Crimson
Livery Details: Crimson lake with yellow lettering and black lining.
Company Information: The biggest of Britains big four post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. Made up from 34 company lines including the Caledonian, Midland and Somerset & Dorset Joint Railways. Express trains from London to Glasgow were a feature of this company.

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Model Year Details (1)

1997 R.2033 1997
The Royal Scot (Princess Class - Princess Helena)

Limited Edition

1997 3000

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Model Catalogue Information

1997 The Royal Scot was the premier express service running out of Euston to Glasgow. The pack features the Royal Scot as it ran in 1938, drawn by a Princess Class locomotive with coaches in the L.M.S. livery of that period. Three coaches are included in the set. For a longer train, add extra L.M.S. coaches R.474 and R.475.

Motor Information

1997 Ringfield (located in the tender)

Catalogue Images (1)

R.2033 - The Royal Scot (Princess Class - Princess Helena) - 1997
R.2033 The Royal Scot (Princess Class - Princess Helena) - 1997

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