902006 Rapido Trains Gunpowder Van – LMS No. 701016 (RCH Pattern)

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902006 Rapido Trains Gunpowder Van – LMS No. 701016 (RCH Pattern)

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902006 Rapido Trains Gunpowder Van – LMS No. 701016 (RCH Pattern)

The railway companies were once responsible for the movement of gunpowder to military establish-ments mines and quarries and they built special vans to carry it safely. Gunpowder vans were run in ordinary goods trains. Their all metal low-height bodies that were lined internally with wood. Only authorised staff could open the doors and special over-boots were provided to ensure that no sparks were created.

Here’s the specification of our OO gauge model:

Three versions:

  • BR Dia-gram 1/260
  • GWR Dia. Z4
  • Railway Clearing House-standard design
  • Different doors buffing gear brake gear
  • Metal wheels
  • NEM coupler pockets
  • Lots of fine separately fitted details
  • TEN different liveries

Additional information

Scale

OO Gauge