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Re: Thoughts on eras
« Reply #15 on: January 11, 2018, 06:28:04 pm »
A number of locomotives including a Caledonian single and a Highland Jones goods and a Great North of Scotland Railway F Class were all active in Scotland on rail tours from 1958 to mid sixties , but none of these would have enough support for manufacture
Hornby did the Caledonian single, IIRC. So never say never.

But probably say never  ;)
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Re: Thoughts on eras
« Reply #16 on: Yesterday at 07:03:32 pm »
Im 32 and model the southern at grouping. Bit of odd one the southern region. Because of the commitment to 3rd rail a lot of the steam locos lasted a lot longer than they otherwise would have on the other regions. So most models would suit the BR period. However I would love to see something like a LSWR A12 produced. I think they were withdrawn as BR came in but wouldn't be surprised if one had BRITISH RAILWAYS applied.
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Re: Thoughts on eras
« Reply #17 on: Today at 11:10:36 am »
Of the Adams A!2s 20 were withdrawn in 1946/7, &  the last 4 were withdrawn in 1948 but never carried BR numbers nor livey  618 Jan '48, 636 Oct '48 and 627 & 629 in Dec 48

For full list of withdrawals see http://www.semgonline.com/steam/a12class_01.html

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