Heritage Collection Flying Scotsman
Introducing the Heritage Collection Flying Scotsman: A Legendary Locomotive
Step back in time to witness the sheer magnificence of the Heritage Collection Flying Scotsman. One of the world’s most iconic locomotives. This marvel of engineering history, born in 1923 at a cost of £7,944 (equivalent to over £491,000 in today’s currency), marked a significant era in rail travel. Furthermore, it made history by becoming the very first locomotive to reach an astounding speed of 100mph, setting the rails ablaze as it journeyed across the globe.
Delightful Flying Scotsman: A Miniature Marvel
With this in mind, let’s delve into what makes our delightful Flying Scotsman train a must-have for enthusiasts of all ages. Licensed from the prestigious National Railway Museum, it’s more than just a toy; it’s a piece of living history. Similarly, this miniature marvel will glide effortlessly along wooden rail tracks. Whether it’s a solo journey or with a string of carriages elegantly coupled to its magnetic embrace.
The iconic Apple Green shade of the Flying Scotsman is not just a colour; it’s a symbol of a locomotive that has witnessed the changing tides of history. During the Second World War, it was painted in wartime black. Only to return to its beloved green hue once the storm had passed. The Flying Scotsman is not just a toy; it’s a window to the past, making it a truly realistic addition to any wooden train set.
Magnetic Couplings: Heritage Collection Flying Scotsman – Seamless Compatibility
But what sets our Flying Scotsman apart is its magnetic couplings. These couplings ensure compatibility with all other engines and carriages in the Bigjigs Rail range. Not only that, most other major wooden railway brands seamlessly fit alongside it. Thereby, greatly expanding possibilities for creative play.
Discover the Features of the Flying Scotsman Train
Let’s take a closer look at the remarkable features of the Flying Scotsman Train:
- Flying Scotsman Replica Engine: A faithful reproduction of the legendary locomotive.
- Magnetic Couplings and Steering Wheels: These enable it to effortlessly pull a full complement of carriages, making it a versatile and dynamic addition to your railway adventures.
- Compatibility with Bigjigs Rail Train Sets: Seamlessly integrate this masterpiece into your existing collection.
- Versatility with Most Wooden Railway Brands: The Flying Scotsman is ready to join your railway adventures, no matter your preferred brand.
- Suitable for children from: 3 Years +
Elegantly crafted with precision, this masterpiece measures 3.5cm in length, 5cm in height, and 19.5cm in width, making it the perfect size to fit your wooden railway world. Explore history, embrace nostalgia. And let the Bigjigs Rail Heritage Collection Flying Scotsman take your imagination on an unforgettable journey through time and play.
Delivery and Returns
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