The halcyon days of British Railways were epitomised by numerous small branch lines and light railways that criss-crossed the countryside. This Country Flyer set embraces those small local trains, the smartly liveried 0-4-0 locomotive making easy work of hauling the 4 wheel coach and wagon around the oval of track included in the set.
E&GR 0-4-0 Locomotive, LWB Open Wagon, 4 Wheel Coach, Controller (R8250), Straight Track, Double Curve 3rd Radius Track x 8, Power Track, Trackmat 1600 x 1180mm
The ultimate Christmas decoration, track fits under your tree! Inject a bit of Hornby magic into Christmas with the special Santa's Express Train Set. The ultimate Christmas decoration. Santa's special train includes his very own steam engine, a wagon full of presents and a closed van in which he keeps his reindeer. The spritely little engine, with its colourful seasonal livery, is more than capable of pulling such an important train around the base of your Christmas tree, delivering seasonal cheer on the circle of track included in this set. - The perfect train set for beginners - For a spectacular Christmas decoration, build the set around the base of your Christmas tree or use as a moving table centre!
0-4-0 Locomotive, Open 7 Plank Wagon, LWB Box Van, Train Controller, 8 x Double Curve 1st Radius Track, Power Clip, Hornby Owner's Manual
Hornby Thomas the Tank Engine Train Set. Recreate your own Thomas the Tank Engine™ adventures with the Hornby range of 00 gauge Thomas & Friends™ engines, carriages and train sets including all of your favourite characters from the iconic TV series.
Thomas the Tank Engine 0-6-0, Annie and Clarabel Coaches, Red Oxide Vent Van, 3rd Radius Starter Oval, Train Controller (R8250), Wall Plug Transformer (P9000W), Power Connecting Clip (R602), Thomas and Friends™
Hornby Percy And The Mail Train Set. Mail Coach can both pick up and drop of mail. Recreate your own Thomas the Tank Engine™ adventures with the Hornby range of 00 gauge Thomas & Friends™ engines, carriages and train sets including all of your favourite characters from the iconic TV series.
Percy the Saddle Engine 0-4-0, Sodor Mail Operating Coach Set, Red Oxide Vent Van, 3rd Radius Starter Oval with Track Pack A (with one point and a buffer stop), Train Controller (R8250), Wall Plug Transformer (P9000W), Power Connecting Clip (R602), Thomas and Friends™
The pack includes locomotive, 2 wagons and a coach, Track; Basic Oval (1178mm X 1010mm) and track pack A, Wall Mounted Power unit for operation from AC mains 220-240V AC 50Hz, Train Controller, Power Track, Trakmat: Midimat (1600mm X 1280mm).
Hornby Thomas Passenger and Goods Train Set. Recreate your own Thomas the Tank Engine™ adventures with the Hornby range of 00 gauge Thomas & Friends™ engines, carriages and train sets including all of your favourite characters from the iconic TV series.
Thomas the Tank Engine, Annie and Clarabel Coaches, Cattle Wagon, Milk Tanker, Open Wagon, Starter Oval with Track Pack A (with one point and a buffer stop), Train Controller (R8250), Wall Plug Transformer (P9000W), Power Connecting Clip (R602), Thomas and Friends™
0-4-0 Ex GWR Locomotive, Operating Mail Coach, Clerestory Coach, Track: 3rd Radius Starter Oval, Track Pack A (with point and buffer), 1 amp Wall Plug Transformer, Train Controller, R8206 Power Track, Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1180mm)
A fantastic Travelling Post Office Set with a working trackside post bag collection feature. Before the development of the British motorway system millions of letters were shipped from town to town by railway. Many of these mail trains travelled at night and included a TPO (Travelling Post Office) coach in which bags of letters and small parcels were collected, sorted and then dropped off in bags at the relevant stations along the route.
This set not only includes a deceptively powerful GWR 0-4-0 locomotive but also a TPO and support Clerestory brake coach. The “net” projects from the coach to scoop the mailbag from the trackside pick-up hook. The bag is then automatically ejected into the trackside receiving bin at the place of delivery. This set also includes a MidiMat, as well as an oval of track with siding which can be extended using the Track Packs available separately.
• Eurostar Class 373 power driving unit, Eurostar Class 373 dummy driving unit, Two Eurostar Class 373 passenger saloons (NB. Both power driving units have non-working pantographs), Track: Starter Oval, Track Packs A & B, P9000W Wall Plug Transformer, R8250 Train Controller, R8206 Power Track Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1180mm).
A Eurostar cutting through the Kent countryside heading for the Continent at 300kph is a wonderful sight to behold yet for those on board the feeling of such speed is minimal. This year sees the familiar grey livery give way to the fresh and striking colours of the new Eurostar trains with their eye-catching blue / grey colour scheme and newly refurbished interiors.
The Hornby model replicates this new livery both in the four car train set and the separately available additional “Divisible Coaches”. The stunning Hornby train set features a Power driving unit, dummy driving unit and two passenger saloons. The model includes flush glazing, detailed roof panels and simulated pantographs. The track circuit sits easily on the 1600 x 1180 MidiMat and by adding Hornby Track and Building packs can soon be developed into a very effective model railway layout. Train suitable for 2nd radius curves or greater.
This exciting and dynamic train set featuring the 4 car Virgin Trains Pendolino and carries the latest livery which incorporates the Alstom branding as well as the instantly recognisable logo of Virgin. This superb Hornby train, which is DCC Ready easily negotiates the oval of track included in the set and ably shows off its accurate tilting mechanism, especially when travelling at speed. Each "drive" unit has lights that illuminate in the direction of travel.
The pack includes locomotive, 3 LNER Teak coaches, Track; Basic Oval (1178mm X 1010mm) and track pack A, Wall Mounted Power unit for operation from AC mains 220-240V AC 50Hz, Train Controller, Power Track, Trakmat: Midimat (1600mm X 1280mm).
The pack includes a LNER Class A4 4-6-2 Pacific 4468 ‘Mallard’, 1 x Pullman Parlour Car, and 1 x Pullman Brake Car, Track: 3rd Radius Starter Oval with Track Pack A (with point and buffer stop), Train Controller (R8250), Wall Plug Transformer (P9000W), Power Connecting Track (R8206) and Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1180mm)
Locomotive suitable for 2nd radius curves or greater.
This truly appealing set includes the BR Class 8 ‘Duke of Gloucester’ in British Railways lined green plus three Pullman Cars with additional cars available from the RailRoad range. The set also includes a large oval of track with siding and buffer stop. The pack includes: BR Class 8, ‘Duke of Gloucester’, 2 x Pullman Parlour Cars, 1 x Pullman Brake Car, 3rd Radius Starter Oval with Track Pack A (with point and buffer stop), P9000W Wall Plug Transformer, R8250 Train Controller, R8206 Power Track, Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1270mm) *Locomotive suitable for 2nd radius curves or greater
LNER ‘Cock O’ the North’ Class P2 locomotive, 2 x LNER composite coaches, 1 x LNER brake coach, Track: 3rd Radius Starter Oval, Track Pack A (with point and buffer stop), P9000W Wall Plug Transformer, R8250 Train Controller, R8206 Power Track, Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1180mm)
An exceptionally powerful locomotive was required to haul the LNER express passenger trains along the final part of the difficult and demanding East Coast Main Line from London to Aberdeen. Such a locomotive was the awesome LNER Class P2, ‘Cock O’ the North’.
The model LNER ‘Cock O’ the North’ locomotive and simulated teak coaches included in this set help to capture those exciting days of train travel in the 1930s when trains such as the one depicted in this set would cut through the Scottish countryside and would be without question the ‘Master of the Glens’.
This set also includes a MidiMat, on which the track supplied can be placed. Additional Track Packs and accessory packs can be added to extend the layout to a fully functioning model railway.
The easy and effective way of entering the Digital World of model railways! The powerful 0-6-0 tank locomotive can make easy work of the three wagons included in this set. The Select control unit can have allocated to it up to 60 locomotives and 40 points or operating accessories (See page 30) and is therefore ideally suited to those who wish to build on this train set and gradually create a fully functioning layout. The MidiMat included with this set can certainly help with the development of a functioning model railway with extensions being made easy with the addition of extra track packs and building packs.
S&DJR 0-6-0 Jinty Locomotive, Tank Wagon, PO 7 Plank Open Wagon, Brake Van, Track: Starter Oval plus Extension Track Pack A (with includes a point and buffer stop), Hornby MidiMat, Select Digital Control Unit
You can really see the benefits of Digital Control once this set is assembled. Each of the two locomotives has a decoder factory fitted and are immediately ready for operation. Independent control is guaranteed for each loco even though they may both be on the same track. When the powerful diesel locomotive is coupled to the four wagons included with the set, the Class 08 diesel can then pull them round the circuit just stopping in front of the little BR 0-6-0 J83'. The BR 0-6-0 J83 can then be reversed carefully so that it couples to the front of the 08. Then by programming the engines to work in unison the double headed train can move off down the track. The set includes a new design Hornby TrakMat.
BR 0-6-0 Class 08 Diesel, BR 0-6-0 J83 Steam Locomotive, BR Ore Wagon, 7 Plank Open Wagon, BR 12 Ton Vent Wagon, Tank Wagon, Oval of Track With Single Siding (track pack A), DCC Select Unit Controller and Transformer
Hornby Western Master computer controlled train set.
Digital train set with 3 assorted wagons. Uses e-Link interface. Hi-Tec set with plenty of potential for track and layout extension. This set features smart 0-6-0 GWR tank locomotive and three assorted wagon. e-Link interface included. PC / laptop required Control via RailMaster / e-Link plus PC / laptop (not included.) Track layout: Extended oval with siding and buffer stop. Includes Midi TrakMat
GWR ‘Ketley Hall’ Hall Class 4-6-0 locomotive, 2 x Pullman 1st Parlour Cars, I x Pullman Brake Car, Track: 3rd Radius Starter Oval, Track Pack A (with point and buffer), ‘eLink’ control unit, ‘RailMaster’, 1 amp Wall Plug Transformer, R8241 Power Track, Hornby MidiMat (1600 x 1180mm)
This set really benefits from the awesome power and flexibility of the Hornby ‘eLink’ digital unit. Once connected to a Windows PC or laptop and with the RailMaster software installed the whole digital combination will allow control access of 9999 locomotives, plus in excess of 2000 electrical accessories and points.
Included in this ‘Western Express’ set is the ‘Ketley Hall’ locomotive fitted with the unique Hornby ‘TTS’ sound decoder providing an assortment of ‘Hall’ sounds including operational steam sounds, whistles, braking squeal, plus additional sounds associated with the locomotive.
Accompanying the locomotive are three Pullman Cars with their distinctive livery reflecting the opulence of travel associated with this type of vehicle.
Starter set Fret Express includes 1 locomotive, 1 wagon, 1 wagon, oval track, 1 transformer, 1 Controller. Scale: 1:87 / HO Gauge Model on Hornby Track
This train set is compatible with Hornby Model Railway Trains, Track and Controls.
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Hornby Junior Train Set
Hornby Junior Express Train Set
Product Code: R1215
Simply fit together your track and scenery, press the start button on top of the train and create your own railway adventures with this high speed Express Train!
Features: - Battery operated, - Clip together plastic track, - Working headlight, - Includes easy to make tunnel & station accessories
Contents: - 1 x Power car, - 1 x Dummy car, - 1 x Coach, - 1 x Tunnel, - 1 x Station - 16 x Curved track, - 8 x Straight track, - 4 x Power Poles, - 2 x Signals, - 2 x Trees.
Easy to construct card accessory pieces
- no glue required. Simply pop out the card pieces and fold to add a station and tunnel to your layout
- press the button on the top to set the train on its way
Clip together plastic track
- easy to clip together track makes creating your own layout fun.
2 x AA batteries required (not included)
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Gaugemaster / KATO N Gauge Diesel Train Sets
Gaugemaster Kato (British) GMKS004 The Silver Bullets Starter Set
Product Code: GMKS004
Containing Kato N Gauge Unitrack and a Limited Edition Dapol locomotive and rolling stock, this set combines the high quality engineering and durable reusability of Unitrack with British Outline stock.
Contents: •4x 20-000 248mm Straight Track •1x 20-020 124mm Straight Track •1x 20-021 124mm Straight Road Crossing Track •1x 20-040 62mm Straight Track •1x 20-041 62mm Straight Feeder Track •8x 20-120 315mm Radius 45° Curved Track •1x 22-015 Power Pack/Controller •1x 24-000 Rerailer/UniJoiner Remover •Dapol Limited Edition DB Schenker Class 66 001 Diesel Locomotive and three Silver Bullet Wagons. The “Silver Bullets” are one of the few iconic freight trains still running in the United Kingdom.
Containing china clay used for the production of lightweight coated paper for magazines, catalogues and brochures, this traffic flow runs from either Antwerp Docks in Belgium where imported Brazilian china clay slurry (kaolin) is loaded, or from Burngullow in Cornwall to UPM-Kymmene’s Caledonian Paper Mill in Irvine – one of the UK’s longest continuous freight hauls.
This starter set captures the spirit of the Burngullow to Irvine flow, which although nowadays punctuated with layovers at Exeter’s Riverside Yard or Newport’s Alexandra Dock Junction, represents a colourful and very welcome sight to the modern railway. We chose our limited edition Class 66 001 in DB Schenker traffic red livery and three pristine ICA “Silver Bullet” bogie tank wagons to form the basis of the set and if you suspend your disbelief for just a second, you can imagine this train thundering past you while you walk along that famous Teignmouth sea wall…
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Arnold N Gauge Train Set
Arnold - Italian Industrial Freight Train Set
(Startset Convoglio Merci moderno)
Product Code: HN1005
The perfect European starter train set in N scale. Arnold offers you the perfect private industrial freight service as the basis of this great scale. Your locomotive which is suitable for both shunting and short ‘trip’ workings comes with SIMPLEX remote couplings - which allow you to stop the train, detach and shunt wagons without touching them! The set comes complete with an oval of Arnold N scale track and Arnold track pack A - giving you the first siding of your industrial complex too! A power controller and wall transformer completes the set - giving you everything required in the box. Supplied with a European 2 pin transformer and UK 3 pin converter.
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