Wrenn LMS Maroon Class 8F Freight 1992 model, W2272
LOCOMOTIVE NEW (ex shop stock faultless display model)
BOX PACKAGING EXCELLENT / NEAR MINT (age related dscolouration customary with 1992 production)
Offering a FAULTLESS ex-shop stock dispayed ONLY Wrenn Class 8F 2-8-0 Freight engine. This locomotive in LMS Maroon running no.8016 is a highly sought after model, seldom found least of all in FACTORY FRESH CONDITION!
This example was introduced by Wrenn between 1983-1992 Period Four, model reference W2272. This version is one of only 270 reported to have been made. This example was made in the very last year of trading before the factory closure at Basidlon
The locomotive is complete in every respect and includes original box, packaging, usual holding rings and tissue! The underneath has a factory date stamp in black Packer no.P2/330892 confirm a build date of August 1992.
The London Midland and Scottish Railway's 8F class 2-8-0 heavy freight locomotive is a class of steam locomotive designed for hauling heavy freight. 852 were built between 1935 and 1946 (not all to LMS order), as a freight version of William Stanier's successful Black Five, and the class saw extensive service overseas during and after the Second World War.
NOTE: ALTHOUGH BENCH TESTED LOCO REMAINS UN-SERVICED TO RETAIN ITS VALUE AS A DISPLAY ONLY ENGINE! SHOULD BUYER WISH TO RUN WE WILL SERVICE F.O.C!