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1:32 Scale British Railways Class 73
1:32 Scale British Railways Class 73

1:32 Scale British Railways Class 73

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From £260.00
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This is a plastic acrylic kit designed to run on 45mm gauge track. It is based on the British Railways Class 73 modelled in 1:32 scale. Initial images of the prototype are shown pre final finishing work.

Comes complete with a pair of Bowaters Models 2 motor chassis and Walsall Engineering couplings. Fosworks Bogies are available on request. The kit is also available without these items. 

If you want a unpowered version, please contact us via either our contact form or by e-mail and we can discuss your options.

Please note, the kit does not contain the wiring, any required switches, batteries and RC equipment as standard. We can supply a Locoremote WiFi controller for certain models on request.


Available directly from the website is the option to get your kit rescaled into 10mm scale! Click the link to add it to your order - Click here


View the kit's instructions here:- Coming Soon

Production and Delivery

Bowaters Models kits are produced to order in batches, although from time to time they may be available from stock. Standard production is in Acrylic. 

At present the estimated time for production and delivery upon placing an order with Bowaters Models is 4-6 weeks. To secure production, payment is required in full at the time of placing your order. 

Review our Terms & Conditions for production on the Bowaters Models website.


Postage is applied at checkout depending on order size. For international orders shipping is at cost. Please note any local import duty or taxes that may be applied on delivery are the buyer's responsibility.

Image License

Image Source - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/British_Rail_Class_73#/media/File:Class_73s_at_Dereham_in_2008.jpg
License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/