Hornby R3569

BR, Class 71, Bo-Bo, E5005 - Era 6

Manufacturer catalogue image

Prototype Era
Era 6 (1967 to 1972) British Rail Blue (Pre-TOPS)

Manufacturer description
The early 1950s were a time of great plans and modern ideas, not least where the railways were concerned, but still recovering from the financial effects of the Second World War. Many of these plans had to be implemented in a measured way.

Catalogue listing

Brand:
Hornby
Product Code:
R3569
GTIN:
5055288636927
RRP:
£170.99
Release date:
2017

Model details

Colour
Blue
Coupling
NEM
DCC status
DCC Ready 8 pin socket
Finish
Painted
Gauge
OO
Livery
Blue
Minimum radius curve
2nd Radius (438mm)
Motor
5 pole skew wound
Couplings
NEM
Running number
E5005
Features
Directional lighting
Interior lighting

Prototype information

Locomotive class*
Class 71
Operator
BR
Motive power
Electric
Wheel arrangement
Bo-Bo
Designer
BR
Built
1958-1960
Total produced
24

* 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.

Buy now from Hornby

Buy now from Amazon

Buy now from eBay

Supplier links are provided for your convenience and do not guarantee that the product is currently available. RailwayModels.uk is not a representative of these suppliers, but may receive a commission when purchases are made through links on this page.

Product videos

Video links are generated algorithmically and may not necessarily be this precise product.

Related products

RailwayModels.uk is a Good Stuff website.