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Hornby R1230 GWR High Speed Train Set

Product code: BB3158
RRP: £119.99   Our Price: £115.00
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Complete Ready to Run OO Scale Starter Set

In August 1976, rail passengers travelling British Rail’s Western Region experienced a new way to travel to the West Country, with the introduction of the High Speed Train. By the end of the year, passengers could travel at 125mph between London Paddington and Reading and the new High Speed Trains, in their eye catching InterCity livery, were providing levels of comfort and service not seen since the golden years of the Great Western Railway. Forty years on, and with the West Country routes once more under the control of the Great Western Railway, these record breaking High Speed Trains received a new GWR Green fleet livery and are set to run High Speed services to the West Country for the foreseeable future.

DCC Type DCC Ready

Period Era 11 (2014 +)

Operator/Livery GWR Green

Class Class 43 HST Pack

Designer Sir Kenneth Grange

Entered Service 2017

Minimum Curve R3

Age Suitability 3+

Motor 5 Pole Skew Wound

Wheel Configuration Bo-Bo

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