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Heljan 5287 Scale: 1:43, O  Class 52 D1039 Western King Maroon FYE

Heljan 5287 Scale: 1:43, O Class 52 D1039 Western King Maroon FYE


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Class Profile: Regarded as one of the most stylish of BR diesel designs, the 'Westerns' were built to provide the Western Region with a powerful Type 4 machine to haul its most important expresses to the West Country, South Wales and the West Midlands. With their thoroughbred looks, distinctive twin Maybach sound and excellent performance they retain a large enthusiast following, even four decades after they were replaced by HSTs and Class 50s. Built by: BR Swindon/Crewe Works Number built: 74 Number series : D1000 -73 Service Career: 1963- 77 Region: Western Purpose: Passenger/mixed traffic Status in 2018: 7 preserved (D1010/13/15/23/41/48/62) Model features: - DCC ready - Working lights - Sprung buffers - Sound ready