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DCR Class 56 joins 2018 line up


Devon and Cornwall Railways (DCR) green livery is the latest to be reproduced on the Hornby Class 56. Originally expected to form part of the 2019 range, the early arrival of this brand new – and previously unlisted Hornby Class 56 – has seen the manufacturer make it available from August this year.

Modelling 56303 the locomotive will feature directional lighting, an 8-pin DCC decoder socket, opening cab doors, a powerful die-cast chassis with a five-pole motor and the short lived DCR green livery. The locomotive is now operated by RMS Locotec.

Priced at £169.99, 56303 is due to be released in August 2018 (Cat No. R3660).

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