GWR 56xx


GWR 56xx

Ex RR Class 52 in BR Black livery Works Image (RTR Details)

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. Shop
Release Date
Q2 2020