Train Set Year Details

1990 - Eight Freight Set


Eight Freight Set

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Model Information: A comprehensive set for the goods traffic enthusiast. The train is headed by a purposeful 2-8-0 heavy freight locomotive and the accessories included will create a most realistic railway like atmosphere to the extensive layout.
Sets Produced: * 9,000
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Year: 1990
Catalogue Number: R.540
Year Information: Oval of track with siding and buffer stop, railer, engine shed, level crossing, mile posts, telephone poles, loading guage, water crane, power connecting clip and mains power controller. Wagons may differ from those illustrated.
Publication: Hornby Railways - 36th Edition
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 36th Edition
Hornby Railways - 36th Edition
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Train Set Year Details (2)

1989 R.540 1989
Eight Freight Set
1990 R.540 1990
Eight Freight Set

Train Set Items (7)

Class 8F Locomotive
Released: 1988 1989
8193 L.M.S. Black
B.R. Mineral Wagon B388469 B.R. Goods
Flat Wagon with Car None B.R. Goods
S.C. Mineral Wagon 25506 Private Owner Goods
Esso Tank Wagon None Private Owner Goods
Shell Tank Wagon 500 Private Owner Goods
B.R. 20 Ton Goods Brake Van B951480 B.R. Goods

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