GMKS004 SILVER BULLET KATO TRAIN SET

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GMKS004 SILVER BULLET KATO TRAIN SET

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£189.95
Order number: GMKS004

Manufacturer: Gaugemaster
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The “Silver Bullets” are one of the few iconic freight trains still running in the United Kingdom. Containing china clay used for the production of lightweight coated paper for magazines, catalogues and brochures, this traffic flow runs from either Antwerp Docks in Belgium where imported Brazilian china clay slurry (kaolin) is loaded, or from Burngullow in Cornwall to UPM-Kymmene’s Caledonian Paper Mill in Irvine – one of the UK’s longest continuous freight hauls. This starter set captures the spirit of the Burngullow to Irvine flow, which although nowadays punctuated with layovers at Exeter’s Riverside Yard or Newport’s Alexandra Dock Junction, represents a colourful and very welcome sight to the modern railway. We chose our limited edition Class 66 001 in DB Schenker traffic red livery and three pristine ICA “Silver Bullet” bogie tank wagons to form the basis of the set and if you suspend your disbelief for just a second, you can imagine this train thundering past you while you walk along that famous Teignmouth sea wall…
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