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Hornby R3677 LMS, Princess Coronation Class, 4-6-2, 6229 Duchess of Hamilton - Era 3

Product code: AA8152
RRP: £189.99   Our Price: £175.00
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Gauge 00

DCC Type DCC Ready

Period Era 3 (1923 - 1947)

Operator/Livery LMS Crimson Lake

Designer Sir William Stanier

Entered Service 1937

Minimum Curve 2nd Radius + (438mm)

Age Suitability 14+

Motor 5 Pole Skew Wound. Loco Drive

Built at Crewe in 1938 as the last of the streamlined 'Coronations', Duchess of Hamilton entered service on September 10th.

At the same time, the LMSR had accepted an invitation from the organisers of the World's Fair in New York to send a streamlined train out to the exposition and as the newest of the 'Coronations', 6229 was selected, the name and numbers being swapped between 6229 Duchess of Hamilton and 6220 Coronation.

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