Hornby R3458

SR, V 'Schools' Class, 4-4-0, 921 'Shrewsbury' - Era 3

Manufacturer catalogue image

Prototype Era
Era 3 (1923 to 1947) The Big Four (LNER, LMS, GWR and SR)

Manufacturer description
The Schools Class 4-4-0 locomotives were designed by Richard Maunsell and were originally classified as Class V. A total of 40 of these powerful express passenger steam locomotives were produced at Eastleigh Works and numbered 900 - 939 for Southern Railways.

Catalogue listing

Brand:
Hornby
Product Code:
R3458
RRP:
£160.99
Release date:
2016

Model details

DCC status
DCC Ready 8 pin socket
Finish
Painted
Gauge
OO
Livery
Black
Minimum radius curve
2nd Radius (438mm)
Motor
5 pole skew wound
Name
Shrewsbury
Colour
Black
Running number
921

Prototype information

Introduced
1933
Used for
Express Passenger
Locomotive class*
Schools Class
Operator
SR
Motive power
Steam
Wheel arrangement
4-4-0
Designer
Richard Maunsell
Built
1930-1935
Total produced
40

* Class names often change over the lifespan of a locomotive, so this is not necessarily the class name used by the operator in the period modelled.

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