Offering a Wrenn locomotive which has withstood the test of time. This model W2241 is the 4-6-2 LMS Duchess Class Locomotive named “Duchess of Hamilton”. Like the Castle Class a very popular Wrenn locomotive.
Production in Basildon Essex commenced in 1982 through to 1985 with only 150 reported to have been produced. The locomotive is totally authentic showing little signs of use and or marks. Complete in every respect and includes its original box, packaging, manual and usual holding rings and tissue! The underneath of the inner box is date stamped P3/05519. Manufactured in the last year of production May 1985!
The Duchess locomotive used by London Midland & Scottish Railways was a class of express passenger steam locomotives designed by William Stanier. The Duchess class got its name as a result of being a non-streamlined,although to engine-men they were often known as Big Lizzies.