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1997 - GNER 125 High Speed Train

43117 43118

GNER 125 High Speed Train

Model: GNER 125 High Speed Train (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 43117 43118
Category: Train Packs
Train Packs
Locomotive Class: Class 43
Class 43
Designer: British Railways
Class Information: HST Class 253 train sets were introduced on the Western Region in 1975. Subsequent success of design has seen the trains used through-out the Britain and still in use today. A modified XPT design was exported to Australia in 1982. Previously known as Class 253/254. More...
Weight: 70 tons
Purpose: High Speed Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: BO-BO
Model Information: Length - HST Power Car - 243mm.
Length - Mk 3 Tourist Class Coach - 266mm.
Models Produced: ---
Company: GNER - Great North Eastern Railway
Logo: GNER Logo
Logo Years: 1996 - 2007
Great North Eastern Railway
Livery: GNER Blue
Livery Details: Dark navy blue with a red stripe and gold lettering.
Company Information: The GNER operated high-speed express passenger trains on the East Coast Main Line.
Year: 1997
Catalogue Number: R.2000
Year Information: A grand new name and livery for the East Coast London to Scotland route. Now privatised to Sea Containers which also owns and operates the Orient Express. Great North Eastern Railways commenced operation in October 1996 with the promise of a return to the golden age of railways. HST power cars and coaches were specially liveried for this pack.
Model Motor: ---
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Third Edition 1997 - The legend is alive
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 43rd Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Third Edition 1997 - The legend is alive
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Model Year Details (2)

1997 R.2000 1997
GNER 125 High Speed Train
1998 R.2000 1998
GNER 125 High Speed Train

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205 HST 125 December 1997

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