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Class 8F Locomotive (War Department)


Class 8F Locomotive (War Department)

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

Model: Class 8F Locomotive (War Department)
Running Number: 300
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 8F
Class 8F
Designer: Sir William Stanier
Class Information: Introduced in 1935. Survived until the last year of BR steam in 1968.
Weight: 125 tons
Purpose: Freight
Wheel Arrangement: 2-8-0
Wheel Arrangement Name: Consolidation
Model Information: These locomotives were built to augment the existing stock for the war effort. Introduced in 1943 to a design by Riddles. These Ministry of Supply Austerity 2-8-0 Locos. were purchased by British Railways in 1948 and renumbered 90000 - 90732.
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Company: Private Owner
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Model Add Information:
Name: John Entwistle
Location: Andover
Country: U.K.
Date: 6 Dec 2015

Model Year Details (1)

1997 R.2043 1997
Class 8F Locomotive (War Department)

Limited Edition

1997 Limited Edition of 500

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1997 A Special Edition for the Much Ado About Toys shop.

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R.2043 - Class 8F Locomotive (War Department) - 1997
R.2043 Class 8F Locomotive (War Department) - 1997

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