Offering a DISPLAY ONLY UN-RUN “Mallard” Class A4 Pacific Locomotives, model reference W2404. This variation in LNER Garter Blue, was made by Wrenn as a limited edition model, which included etched name plates, running number 4468.
This locomotive comes with a MK2 chassis and has always been a favourite amongst collectors and layouts across the country. This locomotive was introduced late period four. The exact numbers made are reported to be 252. This example is in perfect condition and has come direct from a private displayed collection.
The locomotive remains un-serviced to retain its value as a display model. It includes its original limited edition lid and inner box, packaging inclusive of name plate, plinth and track, manual, usual holding rings and tissue.
The LNER’s Express Pacific designs were probably the most famous of the LNER locomotives. Of these Pacific’s, the A4 is probably the most famous of all: Its distinctive streamlined shape has come to be a symbol of 1930s luxury and speed. Even today, it is an A4 which holds the world speed record for any steam locomotive in the world.
MANUFACTURERS STAMP TO BOX BASE PACKER NO.3 81042 CONFIRMING BUILD DATE OCTOBER 1988
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