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Class A3 Locomotive - Robert The Devil

U.K.
60110

Class A3 Locomotive - Robert The Devil

Years Released: 2001 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 1 year.

Model: Class A3 Locomotive - Robert The Devil
Running Number: 60110
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class A3
Class A3
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Although Class A3 locomotives were introduced in 1928; the reality is that they were all re-builds of earlier A1 locomotives dating back to 1922. The locomotives were intended to replace the ageing Ivatt 4-4-2’s on the East Coast Mainline between London and Newcastle. One member of the class “Flying Scotsman” is with-out doubt the world’s best known steam locomotive and certainly the most traveled. More...
Weight: 154 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: Length - 293mm.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2001

2001
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Early Emblem
Logo Years: 1948 - 1956
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Blue (Steam)
B.R. Blue (Steam)
Livery Details: Blue with white lining.
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.

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Model Year Details (1)

YEAR CAT MODEL
2001 R.2201 2001
Class A3 Locomotive - Robert The Devil

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Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
2001 All of Gresley's A1/A3's were originally name after racehorses and 'Robert The Devil' was no exception. Built at the Doncaster Works and outshopped in 1923, this locomotive was rebuilt as an A3 in 1942 but retained its GN tender which remained with the locomotive until withdrawal in mid 1963. Powered by a ringfield motor housed in the tender, the Hornby model boasts superior detailing including sprung buffers and pickups on all the driving wheels ensuring smooth control at slow speeds.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
2001 Ringfield

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R.2201 - Class A3 Locomotive - Robert The Devil - 2001
R.2201 Class A3 Locomotive - Robert The Devil - 2001


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