Hornby R1019 Flying Scotsman Train Set Locomotive DCC Fitted - Some track pieces missing (Original set from the early 2000s)
The box is very tatty. See Photos
The train is an excellent runner
Includes 240v ac power supply, controller, some track pieces (4 r2 standard length cures, one right angle and one left angle point, two-track stops, track mat, Royal Scotsman locomotive and tender (DCC Fitted), three LNER coaches. Some pinholes in the track mat where it was pinned down, See the last picture.
In used condition, runs well when tested on DCC. Note: To use the train with the included controller the DCC installation decoder should be set to run in analogue mode or the DCC should be removed and wired for analogue operation.
Required to complete:
12 half-length straights
2 half-length r2 curves
4 standard length straights
History of the Flying Scotsman Model:
Class A1 Locomotive - Flying Scotsman 4472
Years Released: 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 (Model Year pages)
Model released for 31 years. (Model may have been released after 2011)
Running Number: 4472
Category: Steam Locomotives
Locomotive Class: Class A1
Designer: Sir Nigel Gresley
Class Information: The Class A1 locomotives were intended to replace ageing Ivatt 4-4-2’s on the East Coast Mainline between London and Newcastle. The entire Class was to be rebuilt commencing in 1928 and reclassified A3. One member of the class “Flying Scotsman” is arguably the world’s best-known steam locomotive.
Weight: 159 tons
Purpose: Express Passenger
Wheel Arrangement: 4-6-2
Wheel Arrangement Name: Pacific
Model Information: Being the A1 version the model has a round dome and the cab interior is arranged for right-hand drive.
Length - 11 1/2 inches - 29.3cms.
Models Produced: ---
Logo & Box Style:
Logo: L.N.E.R. Crest
Logo Years: 1923 - 1947
Livery: L.N.E.R. Apple Green
Livery Details: Apple green with black and white lining and gold lettering.
Company Information: The second biggest of Britains post grouping railway companies formed in 1923. Some very famous locomotives were designed and operated by the L.N.E.R. including the Flying Scotsman and the Mallard.
Current: 1 - January 2020
Previous: 1 - December 2019