Entering traffic on 20 March, 1937 as 4487 Sea Eagle, the locomotive was allocated to Gateshead and Haymarket sheds until 9 May, 1939, moving to Kings Cross for the duration of the Second World War. Returning to Kings Cross in May 1948 as LNER No. 28 and renamed as Walter K. Whigham, the move coincided with a repaint into British Railways
Detailed scale model. Not suitable for children under 14 years. Please refer to the safety notes in the enclosed instruction leaflet. Colours and contents may differ from those illustrated. Please retain these details and the address for future reference.
R3701 BR A4 Class 4-6-2 60028 ‘Walter K Whigham’ - Era 4
Length 291mm DCC Type DCC Ready Period Era 4 (1948 - 1956) Operator/Livery Transitional BR, Experimental Blue Class A4 Class Designer Sir Nigel Gresley Entered Service 1937 Minimum Curve R2 Age Suitability 14+ Motor 5 Pole Skew Wound Wheel Configuration 4-6-2