Hornby has received the first decorated samples of its new ‘OO’gauge ‘Large Prairie’2-6-2T. This is ‘61XX’6110 in Great Western green (R3721). Corrections to the decoration and model have already been identified.
Also received for inspection is ‘5101’2-6-2T 4154 in GWR green (R3719).
The two ‘Prairie’samples feature a high standard of paint finish including printed numberplates.

THE FIRST factory painted samples of Hornby’s new ‘OO’gauge model of the GWR ‘Large Prairie’2-6-2T arrived for inspection during April. Leading the charge are GWR green liveried ‘5101’4154 (Cat No. R3719) and Great Western green liveried ‘61XX’6110 (R3721).

The two

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