Stephenson's Rocket - R11

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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:

This 51-part kit of the most famous early British Locomotive includes a tender and two finely sculptured figures in period costume. The finished model features rotating wheels and operating connecting rods. - Taken from the 4th edition catalogue (1966)

13th edition catalogue (1976), listed as Stephenson's 'Rocket' from Stephenson's Rocket.

Airfix Series (first appearance): 1
Rarity of early version: Scarce
First Issued: 1964

Box art Artists
Information taken from: Airfix Collectors Club, Artist and Kit list - 6th Ed. Compiled by Jeremy Brook.
Artist on Box Type 3: Roy Cross

This kit appeared in these catalogues:
4th Edition (1966) Ref: R11
5th Edition (1967) Ref: R11
6th Edition (1968) Ref: R11
7th Edition (1969) Ref: R11
8th Edition (1970) Ref: R11
9th Edition (1971) Ref: R11
10th Edition (1973) Ref: 01661-2
11th Edition (1974) Ref: 01661-2
12th Edition (1975) Ref: 01661-2
13th Edition (1976) Ref: 01661-2
14th Edition (1977) Ref: 01661-2
15th Edition (1978) Ref: 01661-2
16th Edition (1979) Ref: 01661-2

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