Hornby Express Dairy Co. Ltd, Ruston & Hornsby 48DS, 0-4-0, 235511 – Era 4/5/6 (R3943)


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SKU: R24 - R3943 Categories: , EAN/Barcode: 5055286678189


R&H 235511 left Boultham Works on 24 August 1945, having been ordered by Express Dairy Co. Ltd for shunting use at their bottling plant in Cricklewood. The locomotive remaining there until 1954. 235511 was then transferred over to the Express Dairy’s bottling plant at South Morden where it worked until the spring of 1972, being replaced by a Hunslet Yardmaster 0-4-0. In July 1972 235511 was sold to Esmond Lewis-Evans and moved to Ashford, at the South Eastern Steam Centre.

Main features:
Item Length – Without Packaging (cm): 55
Item Scale: 1:76 Scale 00 Gauge
Finish: Painted
Colour: Blue
Gauge: OO
DCC Status: DCC Ready 6 pin socket
Operator: Private Owner
Designer: Ruston & Hornsby
Wheel Configuration: 0-4-0
Livery: Express Dairy, Dark Blue
Minimum Curve (mm): Radius 1
Motor: 3 Pole Skew wound
Wheel Configuration: 0-4-0
Class: Diesel Shunters

Additional information

Weight 0.9 kg
Power type

DCC ready