Hornby R40106

GNR, 4 Wheel Coach, Brake 3rd Class, Fitted Lights, 399 - Era 2

Manufacturer catalogue image

Prototype Era
Era 2 (1875 to 1922) Pre-grouping

Manufacturer description

This four wheeled coach is a representation of the many which served on the Great Northern Railway (GNR) in the late 19th and early 20th century.
Four wheeled coaches proved especially good at branch line work where their small size enabled the traversing of tight radius curves, whilst lower passenger numbers meant their small size was more acceptable and enabled trains to be hauled by smaller engines.
This GNR coach is modelled as having step boards to enable access at stations with low platforms and gas lighting. This model also features our new Maglight system which allows coach lights to be turned on and off using a magnetic wand, removing the need for track pick-ups which would increase rolling resistance.

Catalogue listing

Brand:
Hornby
Product Code:
R40106
RRP:
£35.99
Release date:
2021

Model details

Colour
Brown
Finish
Pristine
Gauge
OO
Livery
GNR - Great Northern Railway
Minimum radius curve
2nd Radius (438mm)
Running number
399
Features
Interior lighting

Prototype information

Coach type
Great Northern Railway 4 Wheel
Operator
GNR
Designer
GNR

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