This “OO” gauge BR Class 40 Diesel Locomotive number D.233 “Empress of England” in green livery with discs and yellow half-panels is part of a Special Edition of 550 models released by “Rails of Sheffield” in 1997. The model was produced by Lima in 1996 (cat. ref. L204728) and has the certificate for special edition number 354/550. It is in very good running order and excellent as-new condition with no-signs-of-wear traction tyres. The model box retains the instructions leaflet for fitting the discs, the “Rails with compliments” note, and the Limited Edition Certificate, which has history notes for the prototype locomotive. The inner tray and outer box are in very good order as are the various certificates and notes.