4S-018-005 B4 0-4-0T 30096 BR Late Crest. 4S-018-007 B4 0-4-0T Guernsey Dark Green lined.
4S-018-008 B4 0-4-0T Southern Black lined green 100. 4S-018-009 B4 0-4-0T Southern Wartime Black 87. 4S-018-010 B4 0-4-0T Sussex Yellow. 4S-018-011 B4 0-4-0T BR Early Crest Black 30084. In 1890 Adams ordered 20 powerful four- coupled tank engines from Nine Elms Works, the design being preferred to six-coupled because of the many poorly laid out goods yards and the sharply curved Cattewater and Sutton Harbour lines at Plymouth.
When the South Western gained control of Southampton docks in 1892 Adams transferred two engines there which had their cab front and back sheets cut away to aid visibility and were named JERSEY and GUERNSEY. Over the next few years twelve more were transferred to the docks, including two of the five built by Drummond. All 25 engines were taken into B. Stock in January 1948; however fourteen were withdrawn over the next year, leaving just eleven survivors, distributed to Eastleigh, Plymouth, Bournemouth and Ashford.
The last two representatives stationed at Winchester were withdrawn in October 1963, a month short of their seventieth birthday. Happily both have been preserved.
Finely moulded body with many separately added fine details. DCC ready with a 6 pin socket included. Cast wheels with fine relief and appropriate colouring.
Powerful 5 pole skew wound motor. Accessory bag with spares and other optional detail.
The item "DAPOL 4S-018-0xx 0-4-0T B4 Tank Engines Choice of livery OO Gauge" is in sale since Saturday, September 5, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectables\Model Railways & Trains\OO Gauge\Locomotives". The seller is "ttcdiecast" and is located in Loughborough. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.