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Hornby Live Steam Flying Scotsman Double Tender Numbered limited Edition
For sale part of the Hornby live Steam Range.
Flying Scotsman Double Tender locomotive, these locomotives were produced as a limited edition set by Hornby as part of the live steam range with the production run being limited to 1000 locomotives only.
Brand new and unused and complete with the limited edition numbered certificates
The original Hornby specifications are :- Manufacturer: Hornby Scale: OO Gauge (1:76 Scale) Product Code: R2566 Product Title: Class A3 4-6-2 4472 "Flying Scotsman" loco with double tender in LNER green - Live Steam powered
Production Details: The year of the 40th anniversary of the world famous 'Flying Scotsman' receiving a second tender which at the time allowed the 'Scotsman' to carry a total water load of 11,000 gallons giving it an operating distance of 200 - 250 miles before its tenders needed replenishing. The addition of this extra tender gave the 'Flying Scotsman' a unique presence and provided a dynamic sight when seen heading up a steam special.
To coincide with the 40th anniversary a special Limited Edition production run of the Hornby Live Steam 'Flying Scotsman' model with a double tender has been included in the year's range. In total, 1,000 models were produced with each model complete with certificate, water and oil fillers as well as instructions. This model is a unique opportunity to recreate and capture those early days of steam specials when the 'Flying Scotsman' was at that time the only steam locomotive allowed to operate on the main line.
The individual Live Steam models are supplied complete with operating tools including filling syringes, steam oil and gloves. Each locomotive is fitted with an NEM type coupling and is suitable for use with all Hornby rolling stock
The locomotives are all new and in pristine original and will be a great addition to any Hornby live Steam collection.
Delivery will be made by insured courier delivery only and the costs of the courier service will be additional to the final sale price at costs of the actual shipment charges only using Rapid Parcel courier service, or alternatively the buyer can arrange their own insured collection and delivery of the item if they wish by arrangement at the end of the sale.
TO PREVENT COMPLICATION WITH THE PAYMENT PROCESS DO NOT PAY FOR THE ITEM UNTIL COURIER COSTS HAVE BEEN CALCULATED AND AGREED AND ADDED TO THE FINAL PAYMENT REQUIRED
COLLECTION IS POSSIBLE FROM THE LEEDS OR SELBY AREA BY ARRANGEMENT ON COMPLETION
QUESTIONS THEN PLEASE ASK AND I WILL RESPOND AS SOON AS I CAN WITH THE INFORMATION NEEDED
*****ONLY 1000 OF THESE MODELS WERE MADE FOR WORLDWIDE SALE, YOU MAY FIND SOME SECONDHAND MODELS FOR SALE VERY DOUBTFUL YOU WILL FIND A BRAND NEW MODEL ELSEWHERE*****

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Advert Type
Private Advert
Era
1930s

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