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1995 - Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley


Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley

Model: Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 222
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class D49
Class D49
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: Class introduced 1927.
Weight: 103 tons
Purpose: Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: 4-4-0
Model Information: Length - 9 5/16 inches - 23.6cm.
Models Produced: * 2,600
* Information from Triang & Hornby, The Story of Rovex, Volumes 1, 2 and 3 - Pat Hammond
Company: L.N.E.R. - London & North Eastern Railway
Logo: L.N.E.R. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
London & North Eastern Railway
Livery: L.N.E.R. Apple Green
L.N.E.R. Apple Green
Livery Details: Apple green with black and white lining and gold lettering.
Company Information: The second biggest of Britains post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. Some very famous locomotives were designed and operated by the L.N.E.R. including the Flying Scotsman and the Mallard.
Year: 1995
Catalogue Number: R.123
Year Information: All this class were named after famous hunts, this model being named after one in Buckinghamshire. The loco was designed by Gresley for use with intermediate passenger trains in the North East and Scotland. The model is powered by a Type 5 ringfield motor situated in the tender which is modelled on the LNER group standard type. Suitable coaches are R.477 and R.478.
Model Motor: Type 5 Ringfield
Publication: Hornby Railways - 41st Edition
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 41st Edition
Hornby Railways - 41st Edition
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UK Price List: £62.00
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Model Year Details (2)

1994 R.123 1994
Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley
1995 R.123 1995
Class D49/2 Locomotive - The Berkeley

Related Service Sheets (2)

172 4-4-0 Locomotive Hunt Class D49 November 1994
172 (Back) 4-4-0 Locomotive Hunt Class D49 - Tender Drive November 1994

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