Hornby R3835

BR, Thompson Class A2/3, 4-6-2, 60523 'Sun Castle' - Era 5

Manufacturer catalogue image

Prototype Era
Era 5 (1957 to 1966) British Railways Late Crest

Manufacturer description
60523 Sun Castle entered traffic at Kings Cross on 2 August 1947, spending less than a year on top line services before being allocated to Leeds' Copley Hill shed on 30 May 1948.

Catalogue listing

Brand:
Hornby
Product Code:
R3835
RRP:
£189.99
Release date:
2020

Model details

Colour
Green
DCC status
DCC Ready 8 pin socket
Finish
Painted
Gauge
OO
Livery
Green with Late Crest
Minimum radius curve
2nd Radius (438mm)
Motor
5 pole skew wound
Name
Sun Castle
Running number
60523

Prototype information

Locomotive class*
London & North Eastern Railway A2/3
Operator
British Railways
Motive power
Steam
Wheel arrangement
4-6-2
Designer
Edward Thompson
Built
1946-1946
Total produced
15

* 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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