Locomotive LMS 8712, No1 Special (Hornby Series)

From The Brighton Toy and Model Index
Exhibit

Locomotive LMS 8712, No1 Special (Hornby Series)

Hornby No1 Special Locomotive, LMS 8712, detail.jpg Hornby No.1 Special loco, LMS 8712 (i)
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location:
Arch Four , Area 37
Hornby Wall (display)
Shelf 5

A maroon 0-4-0 Hornby Series No.1 Special Locomotive (and tender LMS 8712), with a black front and gold lining, made by Hornby in the 1930s.

The original locomotive

The online railuk.info database indicates that the real LMS 8712 was a Class 4F-D (introduced in 1908 with locomotive 8700), and that the wheel configuration for the original locomotive was actually 4-6-0.

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