Heljan news

Heljan has announced two new OO models:

GWR/BR ‘1366’ 0-6-0PT
Metropolitan Railway/LT Bo-Bo electric

more details of these and a third model will be revealed at Warley later in the month.

They have also confirmed the types and identities of the Gresley ’02’ 2-8-0s and Hunslet Class 05 shunters in development for 2014/15:
OO LNER/BR class 02 ‘Tango’ 2-8-0
Class 02/3 with high running plate and ‘stepped’ tender
3910 – LNER 3965 in LNER black
3911 – BR 63954 in early BRITISH RAILWAYS black
3912 – BR 63948 in BR black with early crest
3913 – BR 63952 in BR black with late crest

Class 02/4 with high running plate and ‘flush’ tender
3920 – LNER 3962 in LNER black
3921 – BR 63983 in BR black with early crest
3922 – BR 63975 in BR black with late crest
3923 – BR 63982 in BR black with late crest

OO Hunslet/BR class 05 Diesel Shunter
Two types will be produced to accurately portray the differences on the prototype
Type A
2500 – D2574 in BR green livery
2501 – D2578 in BR green livery with ‘wasp’ stripes (preserved)
2502 – D2582 in BR green livery with ‘wasp’ stripes
2503 – CIDER QUEEN in green livery with ‘wasp’ stripes (industrial)
Type B
2520 – D2591 in BR green livery with ‘wasp’ stripes
2521 – D2600 in BR green livery with ‘wasp’ stripes
2522 – D2595 in BR blue livery with ‘wasp’ stripes (preserved)
2523 – DEPARTMENTAL 88 in BR green livery with ‘wasp’ stripes

They also have the Class 26 in original form still to come next year.

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