Hornby R3711X BR, Princess Royal, 4-6-2, 46206 ‘Princess Marie Louise’ – Era 4


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SKU: R3711X Categories: , , EAN/Barcode: 5055286655388


Originally proposed to be named as Princess Maud, 6206 Princess Marie Louise entered service on loan at Crewe North, before heading on to Camden as the majority of the class did from new. Renumbered as 46206 on 27 November, 1948 while at Crewe North Shed, Princess Marie Louise was one of four ‘Princess Royals’ to receive the experimental British Railways Blue livery in November 1950, before switching to BR Green with emblems in August 1953.

Length 300mm
DCC Type DCC Fitted
Period Era 4 (1948 – 1956)
Operator/Livery Early BR, Experimental Blue
Class Princess Royal
Designer Sir William Stanier
Entered Service 1935
Minimum Curve R2
Motor 5 Pole Skew Wound
Wheel Configuration 4-6-2

Additional information

Weight 0.9 kg

British Railways (Early)

Power type

DCC fitted