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1972 - Class 3MT Tank Locomotive


Class 3MT Tank Locomotive

Model: Class 3MT Tank Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 82004
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 3 Standard Tank
Class 3 Standard Tank
Designer: Robert Riddles
Class Information: Class 3MT locomotives were part of the Standard Design locomotives brought about at the on-set of British Railways in 1948. The 2-6-2T wheel arrangement was designed for mixed traffic workings on branch-lines through-out Britain and for empty stock workings primarily in the London area. More...
Weight: 75 tons
Purpose: Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: 2-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Prairie
Model Information: ---
Models Produced: ---
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.
Year: 1972
Catalogue Number: R.59S
Year Information: Synchrosmoke.
Model Motor: ---
Publication: Tri-ang Hornby Model Railways - Edition 18
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 18th Edition
Tri-ang Hornby Model Railways - Edition 18
Logo & Box Design:

UK Price List: £4.90
Aust Price List: $15.95
Can Price List: ---

Model Ranking:
Current: 60 - December 2023
Previous: 64 - November 2023
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Model Year Details (11)

1960 R.59 1960
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1961 R.59 1961
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1962 R.59S 1962
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1963 R.59 1963
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1964 R.59 1964
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1965 R.59 1965
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1966 R.59 1966
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1969 R.59S 1969
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1970 R.59S 1970
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1971 R.59S 1971
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive
1972 R.59S 1972
Class 3MT Tank Locomotive

Related Service Sheets (6)

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51 X.04 Mark IV Motor April 1968
5a Locomotive Bogies & Pony Trucks January 1960
5b Locomotive Bogies & Pony Trucks May 1961
77 Chassis - R.59S June 1970
9a Chassis - R.59 May 1961

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