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Wrenn LMS Maroon no.8016 Class 8F Freight Locomotive model W2272

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LOCOMOTIVE EXCELLENT /NEAR MINT - BOX PACKAGING EXCELLENT / NEAR MINT
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Offering a superb Wrenn Class 8F 2-8-0 Freight Locomotive. This locomotive in LMS Maroon running no.8016 is a highly sought after model, seldom found least of all in such FINE 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.

As all model railway enthusiast know, this is the "WORKHORSE" for freight operations on any layout. Hence why they are very seldom found NOT play worn and even rarer boxed unused. 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 red Packer no.2 date 09337 confirm a build date of July 1989.

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: WE HAVE DOWN-GRADED THE LOCOMOTIVE DUE TO SLIGHT WEAR TO SOME OF THE  RIVET ENDS ON THE TENDER PRIMARILY TO ONE SIDE NOTICEABLE ON CLOSER INSPECTION