Acme Models          'O' Gauge

BR 4-6-2 'Duke of Gloucester'              References in brackets are Slaters
The unique BR 8P Pacific Loco. Used on the West Coast main line for most of its life. The kit is produced as the preserved prototype with the BR1D Tender. The kit has Brass Loco and Tender bodies with N/Silver chassises. Castings in White Metal, will construct into a very treasured and handsome model. Addition LWB castings pack available.
History:     Intro 1954          Weight(loco) 92 Tons           T.E. 39,080lbs         Total in class 1
Wheel Details:  Drivers 6'2"(7874B7),  Frnt/B 3' (7836ST), Rear/B + Tndr 3'3" (7839BR)
           71000 ran for 3 years with a BR1E tender. In Nov '57 it had a BR1J until it left service in 1962.         The preserved loco runs with a BR1D.
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If you have models of this loco from our kits and you would like to put them on the gallery, please send us your pictures, either real photos, disc or e-mail (preferably jpeg). All real photos will be returned if requested. (Please specify if 'O' or Gauge 1).
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