Offering A BRAND NEW EX SHOP STOCK UNOPENED 00 gauge example especially developed by “Hornby Railways” as part of their LATEST DCC READY series. Complete in every respect to include original box, packaging and instruction sheet! This example is the Lord Nelson Class 30865 model reference R3634 Sir Francis Drake.
The SR class LN or Lord Nelson class is a type of 4-cylinder 4-6-0 steam locomotive designed for the Southern Railway by Richard Maunsell in 1926. They were intended for Continental boat trains between London (Victoria) and Dover harbour, but were also later used for express passenger work to the South-West of England. SR Lord Nelson class locomotives.
They were named after famous admirals, in recognition of the fact that the Southern Railway served the Royal Navy bases at Portsmouth & Plymouth.