35029 Ellerman Lines entered traffic on 19 February, 1949 at Bournemouth and was named during a ceremony at Southampton Docks on 1 March, 1951, the Chairman of the company, Mr A.F Hull, officially naming the locomotive. Allocated to Dover in October 1949, Ellerman Lines was selected to haul the Danish Royal train from Dover Marine to London Victoria for the State visit of King Frederik IX and Queen Ingrid in May 1951.

 

Technical Specification & Detail

Length 285mm
DCC Type DCC Ready
Period Era 4 (1948 - 1956)
Operator/Livery Early BR Green
Class Merchant Navy Class
Designer OVS Bulleid
Entered Service 1949
Minimum Curve R2
Motor 5 Pole Skew Wound
Wheel Configuration 4-6-2

(HOR-R3649)

SKU HOR-R3649
Barcode # 5055286645754
Brand Hornby

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