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