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1980 - Ivatt Class 2 Locomotive


Ivatt Class 2 Locomotive

Model: Ivatt Class 2 Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 46521
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Ivatt Class 2
Ivatt Class 2
Designer: George Ivatt
Class Information: While elderly 0-6-0 tender engines formed the back-bone of London Midland Railways (LMS) prior to being absorbed by British Railways, the need for a modern light weight all-purpose mixed traffic locomotive with unlimited route availability was deemed necessary by contemporary management. The Class 2 locomotives with a 2-6-0 wheel arrangement and tender were designed for the LMS and continued to be built as an early Standard Design under the auspices of British Railways; although with minor modifications to the Standardised Design of Robert Riddles after nationalisation. More...
Weight: 84 tons (including tender)
Purpose: Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: 2-6-0
Wheel Arrangement Name: Mogul
Model Information: ---
Models Produced: * 16,700
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
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: 1980
Catalogue Number: R.852
Year Information: Includes crew figures and vacuum pipes.
Model Motor: X.03
Publication: Hornby Railways OO Scale Model Catalogue ...welcome to our world
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 26th Edition
Hornby Railways OO Scale Model Catalogue ...welcome to our world
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UK Price List: £18.95
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Model Year Details (4)

1978 R.852 1978
Ivatt Class 2 Locomotive
1979 R.852 1979
Ivatt Class 2 Locomotive
1980 R.852 1980
Ivatt Class 2 Locomotive
1981 R.852 1981
Ivatt Class 2 Locomotive

Related Service Sheets (7)

81B X.03 Electric Motor - 12 Volts D.C. September 1978
81B (Back) X.03 Electric Motor - 12 Volts D.C. - Back September 1978
85A 2-6-0 Ivatt Class 2 - R.852 August 1980
85A (Back) 2-6-0 Ivatt Class 2 - R.852 - Back August 1980
HR1978 Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1978 (Front) 1978
HR1978 (Back) Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1978 (Back) 1978
HR1978 C2 Locomotive Operation And Maintenance 1978 (Class 2) 1978

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