Esso Tank Wagon - R1

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Esso Tank Wagon

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The description below is taken from the Airfix catalogue this kit was first seen in. There is also extra information underneath the main catalogues description including any changes to the name of this kit in the catalogues.

Airfix Catalogue description:

With its two white stars denoting suitablilty for high speed operation, this Airfix Tank Wagon kit contains 46 parts modelled on the Esso Class "B" type suitable for carrying up to 35 tons of fuel oil, diesel oil or Kerosene. The kit is moulded in matt black plastic and if built as illustrated will need little painting apart from buffers and axle boxes. - Taken from the 1st edition catalogue (1962)

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
First Issued: 1960

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
1st Edition (1962) Ref: R1
2nd Edition (1963) Ref: R1
3rd Edition (1964) Ref: R1
4th Edition (1966) Ref: R1
6th Edition (1968) Ref: R1
7th Edition (1969) Ref: R1
8th Edition (1970) Ref: R1
9th Edition (1971) Ref: R1
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 02656-3
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 02656-3
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 02656-3
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 02656-3
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 02656-3
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 02656-3
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 02656-3

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