Hornby BR, Princess Royal, 4-6-2, 46207 'Princess Arthur of Connaught' - Era 5

Hornby BR, Princess Royal, 4-6-2, 46207 'Princess Arthur of Connaught' - Era 5

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£170.00

Expected release date is 31st Oct 2019

SKU:
R3713
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Description

Originally proposed to be named as Princess Alice, 6207 Princess Arthur of Connaught entered service on loan at Crewe North on 10 August, 1935, before heading on to be allocated to Camden from 1st September. During 1958/59, four 'Princess Royals' were repainted into British Railways' version of the LMS pre- war Crimson Lake livery, 46207 Princess Arthur of Connaught being the first on 9 May, 1958, while allocated to Edge Hill Shed.

 

Technical Specification & Detail

 

Length  300mm 
DCC Type  DCC Ready 
Period  Era 5 (1956 - 1968) 
Operator/Livery  Late BR, BR Crimson 
Class  Princess Royal 
Designer  Sir William Stanier 
Entered Service  1935 
Minimum Curve  R2 
Motor  5 Pole Skew Wound 
Wheel Configuration  4-6-2