Due to the high volume of coal traffic in South Wales in the 1920's more engines were required. Following on from the success of the 0-6-2 wheel arrangement of the existing the GWR decine to build there own version, namely the 56xx. A total of 200 locomotives were built with only slight alterations over the years.
This kit has a number of additional parts to enable the modeller to construct various versions of the prototype.
This is a multimedia kit etched in Nickel Silver with 3D printed or cast brass parts, coupling rods and with beam type compensation. As per normal wheels, motor/gearbox, paint and transfers required to finish.
A selection of number plates are available.