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Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod


Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod

Years Released: 2009 2011 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 2 years. (Model may have been released after 2011)

Model: Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod
Running Number: 72008
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Clan Class
Clan Class
Designer: Robert Riddles
Weight: 89 tons
Purpose: Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
Model Information: Length - 287mm.
R.2847X is DCC fitted.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:

2009 2011

2009 2011
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.

Model Ranking:
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Previous: 1576 - November 2023
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Model Year Details (2)

2009 R.2847 2009
Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod
2011 R.2847 2011
Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod

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Model Catalogue Information

2009 Extensive detail, sprung buffers.
Designed by Mr. R.A. Riddles, the Clans were a slightly scaled down version of the BR Britannia Class and featured a smaller boiler and cylinders. Ten of the class were built at Crewe between 1951 and 1952 with a further 15 planned which were intended for the Scottish and Southern regions, however, the final 15 were cancelled due to British Railways modernisation plans. The 10 completed Clans were “shedded” at Polmadie, Glasgow and Carlisle and were consequently seen working mixed traffic trains on routes between Manchester, Liverpool, Carlisle, Perth and Glasgow. The last Clan was removed from service in 1966.
2011 Extensive detail, sprung buffers.

Motor Information

2009 Five pole skew wound.
2011 Five pole skew wound.

Catalogue Images (2)

R.2847 - Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod - 2009
R.2847 Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod - 2009

R.2847 - Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod - 2011
R.2847 Clan Class Locomotive - Clan Macleod - 2011

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