Acme Models        'O' Gauge
GWR/BR 'King'
References in brackets are Slaters
A most Majestic and powerful locomotive, introduced for main line express passenger workings, and to outdo the SR's 'Lord Nelson's' as the most powerful 4-6-0 loco in the British Isles. The Kings saw most of their service on the Paddington-Plymouth and Paddington-Shrewsbury(Birkenhead) routes. The kit has Brass Loco and Tender bodies with N/Silver chassises. Castings in White Metal. This is an ideal kit for builders to 'get their teeth into'. A handsome model when finished. Addition LWB castings pack available.
History:        Intro 1927       Weight(loco) 89t0cwt        T.E. 40,285lbs          Total in class 30
Modeling Details:    Wheels: Drivers 6'6" (7878GWK)    F/B 3'0" ( 7837)     Tndr 4'1" (7849)
GWR/BR Nos     6000-6029
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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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