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1985 - Royal Train Staff Sleepover/Power Brake


Royal Train Staff Sleepover/Power Brake

Model: Royal Train Staff Sleepover/Power Brake (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 2905
Category: Passenger Rolling Stock
Passenger Rolling Stock
Model Information: * 3,850 solo models produced and 3,800 in sets.
Models Produced: * 9,650
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Company: B.R. - British Railways
Logo: B.R. Logo
Logo Years: 1965 - 1997
British Railways
Livery: B.R. Purple
B.R. Purple
Livery Details: Dark purple with red lining.
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: 1985
Catalogue Number: R.459
Year Information: ---
Publication: Hornby Railways - 31st Edition
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 31st Edition
Hornby Railways - 31st Edition
Logo & Box Design:

UK Price List: £7.25
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

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1984 R.459 1984
Royal Train Staff Sleepover/Power Brake
1985 R.459 1985
Royal Train Staff Sleepover/Power Brake

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