Model Year Details

1990 - Britannia Class 7 Locomotive - William Shakespeare

U.K.
70004


Britannia Class 7 Locomotive - William Shakespeare

Model: Britannia Class 7 Locomotive - William Shakespeare (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 70004
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: Length - 11 1/4 inches - 28.7cm.
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: 1990
Catalogue Number: R.329
Year Information: ---
Model Motor: Type 5 Ringfield
Publication: Hornby Railways - 36th Edition
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 36th Edition
Hornby Railways - 36th Edition
Logo & Box Design:


UK Price List: ---
Aust Price List: ---
Can Price List: ---

Model Ranking:
Current: 1994 - December 2023
Previous: 1215 - November 2023
Movement: (-779)

Model Year Details (2)

YEAR CAT IMAGE
1990 R.329 1990
Britannia Class 7 Locomotive - William Shakespeare
1991 R.329 1991
Britannia Class 7 Locomotive - William Shakespeare

Related Service Sheets (3)

NO SERVICE SHEET NAME ISSUE DATE
130A 4-6-2 B.R. Britannia Class December 1990
130B 4-6-2 Loco Britannia Class June 1992
130B (Back) 4-6-2 Loco Britannia Class - Back June 1992

Model Photos & Notes (0)

Add Photo or Note


Britannia Class 7 Locomotive - William Shakespeare on ebay US

Collector Guide ebay Search System

This site contains affiliate links for which we may be compensated.

Search For: 'hornby shakespeare'

Top 6 Models

1. Princess Royal Class Locomotive - Princess Elizabeth
2. Class A1 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
3. Class A3 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman
4. Class 7P6F Locomotive - Britannia
5. Class 9F Locomotive - Evening Star
6. L.N.E.R. Composite Coach

View the latest full Model Rankings.


Random Model

2001
Class 86 Electric Locomotive - Caledonian
Class 86 Electric Locomotive - Caledonian


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


Forums

UK Model Railway Forums
Model Rail Forum
Official Hornby Forum