Oil Tank Wagon, Royal Daylight (Hornby Series)

From The Brighton Toy and Model Index
Exhibit

Oil Tank Wagon, Royal Daylight (Hornby Series)

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location:
Arch Four , Area 37
Hornby Wall (display)
Shelf 2

A 1930s bright red Hornby Series "Royal Daylight" Oil Tank Wagon, as illustrated in the 1937 Hornby Book of Trains.

Description

The wagon has red tank, base, buffers and "Type 3 " trunions, and bare metal couplings.

It's lettered ROYAL DAYLIGHT in black-outlined, black-shadowed squarish block sans serif capitals, and its "Hornby Series" sticker is just black on gold, without red. The top valve detail is embossed.

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