Model Details

Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell

U.K.
70013

Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell

Years Released: 1973 1974 1975 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 3 years.

Model: Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell
Running Number: 70013
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 7
Class 7
Designer: Robert A. Riddles
Class Information: Mixed traffic Class 7 Britannia locomotives were built between 1951 and 1954 as the final British Railways standard design. One member of the class 70013 Oliver Cromwell has the distinction of being the last official steam locomotive to haul a revenue train on August 11, 1968. More...
Weight: 143 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger & Freight
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
4-6-2
Model Information: Also listed in catalogues as Standard Class 7 Locomotive.
Models Produced: * 18,000
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Logo & Box Style:

1973

1974 1975

1973 1974 1975
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:
Current: 312 - September 2020
Previous: 609 - August 2020
Movement: (+297)

Model Year Details (3)

YEAR CAT MODEL
1973 R.552 1973
Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell
1974 R.552 1974
Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell
1975 R.552 1975
Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell

Related Service Sheets (4)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
88 4-6-2 Oliver Cromwell - R.552 June 1974
88A 4-6-2 Britannia - R.063 September 1976
88A (Back) 4-6-2 Britannia - R.063 - Back September 1976
98 Ring Field Motor Power Unit - R.550, R.552, R.859, R.861, R.863 June 1974

Model Photos & Notes (1)

DATE TYPE TITLE AUTHOR
16 Feb 2008 Information Running Ian

Running

Add Photo or Note

Model Catalogue Information

YEAR INFORMATION
1973 Locomotive driving wheels are of finer scale profile and fully flanged.
1974 The smooth performance of the Ringfield motor enables the intricate movement of the valve gear to be seen clearly, in particular at slow speed.

Motor Information

YEAR MOTOR
1973 Ringfield
1974 Ringfield
1975 Ringfield

Price List

YEAR UK PRICE
1973 £10.82
1974 £10.75
1975 £12.50

Catalogue Images (3)

R.552 - Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell - 1973
R.552 Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell - 1973

R.552 - Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell - 1974
R.552 Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell - 1974

R.552 - Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell - 1975
R.552 Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell - 1975


Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell on ebay UK

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: 'hornby cromwell'
Ending Soonest

ITEMDETAILS
Hornby Silver seal Locomotive R552 Br Class 7p6f 4-6-2 Oliver Cromwell - Auction

Location: Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £20.51 GBP
Time Left: 1d 9h 32m 50s
Bids: 2
Hornby 00 BR 4-6-2 Britannia Class 70013 "Oliver Cromwell" LOCO 7 TENDER TESTED - Auction

Location: Hertford, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £40.00 GBP
Time Left: 1d 9h 35m 27s
Bids: 0
Hornby 00 BR 4-6-2 Britannia Class 70013 "Oliver Cromwell" Locomotive & Tender - Auction

Location: Bury, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £37.50 GBP
Time Left: 2d 17h 34m 50s
Bids: 0
Hornby R552 Britannia class 4-6-2 loco Oliver Cromwell 70013 - OO gauge - Store Inventory

Location: London, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £67.99 GBP
Time Left: 3d 9h 47m 14s
Bids: 0
Hornby R2565 Britannia Class Loco Oliver Cromwell NRM Special Edition - Auction

Location: Ringwood, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £77.00 GBP
Time Left: 3d 17h 58m 3s
Bids: 7
HORNBY 00 GAUGE R552 SILVER SEAL 7P6F ' OLIVER CROMWELL ' LOCOMOTIVE - BOXED - Store Inventory

Location: Blackburn, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £69.99 GBP
Time Left: 6d 12h 32m 23s
Bids: 0
Hornby R552 Britannia class 4-6-2 loco Oliver Cromwell 70013 BOX Only - Store Inventory

Location: London, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £12.99 GBP
Time Left: 9d 8h 9m 48s
Bids: 0
Hornby LOCOMOTIVE TRAIN ‘OLIVER CROMWELL’ R.552 4-6-2 BOX ONLY AS SEEN - Fixed Price

Location: Newport, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £9.70 GBP
Time Left: 9d 20h 11m 31s
Bids: 0
Hornby R552 BR 4-6-2 Britannia Class Loco 70013 OLIVER CROMWELL Silver Seal (Y) - Store Inventory

Location: Saxmundham, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £74.50 GBP
Time Left: 11d 13h 15m 20s
Bids: 0
Cromwell IV 2nd Armoured Welsh Guards 1944 1:50 Corgi Military Legends Model - Fixed Price

Location: Sheffield, United Kingdom
Condition: New
Current Price: £43.99 GBP
Time Left: 13d 11h 11m 2s
Bids: 0
Hornby R552 BR 4-6-2 Locomotive Oliver Cromwell OO Gauge Boxed - Store Inventory

Location: Marlborough, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £79.99 GBP
Time Left: 16d 12h 45m 37s
Bids: 0
HORNBY R552 OLIVER CROMWELL LOCO BOX ONLY GOOD (SP237) - Store Inventory

Location: Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
Condition: Used
Current Price: £29.99 GBP
Time Left: 29d 20h 1m 30s
Bids: 0

Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell on ebay US

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: 'hornby cromwell'
Ending Soonest

ITEMDETAILS
Hornby OO BRITISH RAILWAYS Class 7P6F "OLIVER CROMWELL" STEAM LOCOMOTIVE NMIB`78 - Store Inventory

Location: Netherlands
Condition: Used
Current Price: $144.99 USD
Time Left: 24d 16h 45m 51s
Bids: 0

Class 7 Locomotive - Oliver Cromwell on ebay Australia

Collector Guide ebay Search System

Search For: 'hornby cromwell'
Ending Soonest

ITEMDETAILS
No results returned...

Top 6 Models

1. Open Wagon
2. Class A1 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
3. Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
4. Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
5. Class A4 Locomotive - Mallard
6. Class 57XX Pannier Tank Locomotive

View the latest full Model Rankings.


Random Model

1967c
Diesel Freight Set (Canada)
Diesel Freight Set (Canada)


Database

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


Spare Parts

Spare Parts in Australia
Melbourne Model Raceway