This “OO” gauge “Golden Arrow Last Steam Run” Boxed Set was released by Hornby (cat. ref. R3400). The set is number 0841 of a limited edition of 1000 and has a certificate of authentication. The locomotive is a Rebuilt West Country Class pacific, running number 34100 “Appledore” with satin finish Brunswick green lined livery and late crests applied to the tender. It is DCC Ready and in very good running order and generally good little used condition. However, the right hand front buffer has been refitted (spring is in working order), and the customer applied detail pack is not present (parts should be available from Hornby).
The set also comprises three of the 1951 Festival of Britain Set Pullman Cars: “Minerva” (Guard First Parlour Car); Car No. 34 (Second Class Parlour Car); Car No. 36 (Second Class Parlour Car). The Pullman cars all have working table lamps.
The set is presented in a limited edition pack also comprising: Owner’s Manual; Operating/Maintenance Instructions leaflet; Authentication Certificate. Outer box, packing tray and documentation all in very good condition.