Train Set Year Details

1978 - G.W.R. Freight Set

U.K.


G.W.R. Freight Set

Train Set: G.W.R. Freight Set (Overall Train Set page)
Category: Train Sets
Train Sets
Model Information: An excellent starter set containing the delightful and experimental loco No.101 with its four attractive wagons.
Sets Produced: * 71,000
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Year: 1978
Catalogue Number: R.689
Year Information: Contents include oval of track, uncoupling ramp, power clip and card tunnel. The fascinating GWR 0-4-0 Tank Locomotive, powered by a sturdy motor, hauls a train of appropriately assorted metel-tyred wagons all to full Silver Seal specifications.
Publication: Hornby Railways OO Model Catalogue 1978
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 24th Edition
Hornby Railways OO Model Catalogue 1978
Logo & Box Design:


UK Price List: £15.75
Aust Price List: ---
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Train Set Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT IMAGE
1978 R.689 1978
G.W.R. Freight Set
1979 R.783 1979
G.W.R. Freight Set

Train Set Items (5)

MODEL NO. LIVERY
0-4-0 Locomotive No. 101
Released: 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983
101 G.W.R. Green
Bestwood 5 Plank Wagon
Released: 1977 1978 1979
655 Private Owner Goods
Arnolds Sands 5 Plank Wagon 803 Private Owner Goods
Shell Tank Wagon
Released: 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979
None Private Owner Goods
McVities Biscuits Closed Van
Released: 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982
None Private Owner Goods

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