Breakdown Van and Crane, grey, LMS (Hornby Series)

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Exhibit

Breakdown Van and Crane, grey, LMS (Hornby Series)

Hornby Breakdown Van and Crane LMS-LNER (1925 HBoT).jpg Hornby Series Benzole Petrol Wagon, 1925 (i)
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location:
Arch Four , Area 37
Hornby Wall (display)
Shelf 4

A grey 1920s Hornby Series Breakdown Van and Crane.

Description

The piece consists of a grey "No.1 Wagon"-style structure with white roof, attached to one end of a No.2-style black base with eight silver wheels on two black bogies, and a grey crane at the other end, marked "TO LIFT 10 TONS" in white capital letters.

The "van" structure is marked "LMS" in mid-sized red-shadowed gold letters, on a wall panel alongside the hinged door.

Catalogue image

Breakdown Van and Crane, grey, LMS/LNER, 1925 Hornby Book of Trains