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Osborns /Dapol Exclusive SR Schools 4-4-0 'Cheltenham' Lined Green


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2014 saw the 80th anniversary for 'CHELTENHAM'. and now an N Gauge Replica is here

To go with 'Cheltenham' we are giving away a free laser cut kit, based on a classic Southern design worth £14.99:
 



The 16th loco of the 2nd batch of Schools class to be made at Eastleigh works, to service July 1934, Southern No. 925

Cheltenham shed allocations:-

Fratton 1934     - working the Waterloo and Portsmouth direct line
Bournemouth 1937  - working the heavy Waterloo trains including the 108 minute non-stop run of the pre-war "Bournemouth Limited".
Dover 1945     
Bricklayers Arms 1951
Stewarts Lane 1961
Basingstoke 1961
Preserved (owned by the NRM)

Cheltenham was repainted in Malachite paint scheme in 1938 but was repainted back to Maunsell green in 1939, then finally repainted back to Malachite again in 1942 (a shortage of paint caused a delay in the repainting),  painted black in September 1945, December 1947 painted back to Malachite Green,

It covered 1,127,788 miles during its 28 year working life

currently on loan at Mid Hants Railway on loan form the National Railway Museum

Final Livery will be Southern Maunsell Green
 
This model is DCC Ready
 

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Final price not yet decided but a guide price is shown
 
 
     
 
Builder Eastleigh Works
To Service During 04/1934
Withdrawal Sun 30/12/1962
Service Life 28 yrs, 8 mths , 29 dys