Great Central Railway

Biography
Abbreviation
GCR
Formation Reason
Rebranding
Formation Date
1 August 1897
Cease Reason
Railways Act 1921 (Era 2 -> Era 3)
Cease Date
31 December 1922
Predecessors
Manchester, Sheffield & Lincolnshire Railway
Successors
London & North Eastern Railway
Classes Built
Name Traction (Transmission) Built
Great Central Railway 11F "Improved Director" Steam 1919-1924
Great Central Railway 9J Steam 1901-1910
Great Central Railway Class 8K Steam 1911-1914
London & North Eastern Railway O4 Steam 1911
Classes Classified
Name Traction (Transmission) Built
Great Central Railway 11F "Improved Director" Steam 1919-1924
Great Central Railway 9J Steam 1901-1910
Great Central Railway Class 1 Steam 1912-1913
Great Central Railway Class 8K Steam 1911-1914
Classes Operated
Name Traction (Transmission) Built
Great Central Railway Class 1 Steam 1912-1913
Locomotives
Builder Catalogue # Year Running # Class, Operator (Livery) "Name" Scale Finish Era DCC
Bachmann 31-001Y 2010 1185 Great Central Railway Class 8K, Great Central Railway (Lined Freight Black) OO P 2 DCC21
Bachmann 31-145NRM 506 Great Central Railway 11F, Great Central Railway "Butler Henderson" OO P
Bachmann 31-145NRMP 506 Great Central Railway 11F, Great Central Railway "Butler Henderson" OO P
Bachmann 31-147 2016 501 London & North Eastern Railway D11, Great Central Railway "Mons" OO P 2 DCC21
Bachmann 31-147DS 2018 502 London & North Eastern Railway D11/1, Great Central Railway "Zeebrugge" OO P 2 DCCS