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2001 - Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive


Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive

Model: Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive (Overall Model page)
Running Number: 2771
Category: Steam Locomotives
Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class 2721
Class 2721
Designer: William Dean
Class Information: Eighty members of the 2721 class were built between 1897 and 1901 at the Great Western Railway Locomotive Works in Swindon. More...
Weight: 47 tons
Purpose: Shunting & Light Mixed Traffic
Wheel Arrangement: 0-6-0
Model Information: Length - 120mm.
Models Produced: ---
Company: G.W.R. - Great Western Railway
Logo: G.W.R. Crest
Logo Years: 1927 - 1947
Great Western Railway
Livery: G.W.R. Green
G.W.R. Green
Livery Details: Brunswick green with gilt lettering, and orange and black lining.
Company Information: The G.W.R. was formed as a railway company in 1835 and was the only company to survive the 1923 grouping, to become one of the big four. The King and Castle class locomotives were amongst the most famous G.W.R. steam designs.
Year: 2001
Catalogue Number: R.2198
Year Information: A new running number for this popular example of GWR's many independent and highly successful locomotive designs. Pannier tanks like this one were rarely seen outside the Great Western Railway. The model dates from the period 1927 to 1934, and features a detailed cab interior, metal buffers, separately fitted buffer beam hooks and handrails. Type 7 motor, in an SSPP chassis.
Model Motor: Type 7
Publication: Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Seventh Edition 2001
Publication Type: Catalogue
Publication Edition: 47th Edition
Hornby - OO Scale Model Railways - Forty-Seventh Edition 2001
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Previous: 2995 - November 2023
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Model Year Details (3)

2001 R.2198 2001
Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive
2005 R.2328B 2005
Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive
2006 R.2328B 2006
Class 2721 Pannier Tank Locomotive

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