This is part two of a series looking at the Tri-ang 1955 catalogue, page by page. Page 3 of the 1955 catalogue featured an electric goods set and two clockwork sets.
The No. 3 Goods set
The R3 set had a Jinty locomotive , a bolser wagon, a 7 plank wagon, a GW van and a NE brake Van.
- R10, 7 plank Goods wagon
- R11 goods van in GW red
- R17 Bolster wagon
- R16 brake van
The R.52 Tri-ang Jinty was produced from 1952 until the mid 1970’s.
There were also 12 curves and two straights, of standard track, finally a battery box was included.
The No. 5 clockwork set
The No.5 clockwork set featured an 0-6-2 tank, two vans, two wagons and a circle of standard track.
This is another rare set that is hard to find.
The final set on page 3 was the R.4 passenger set featuring the same loco as the R5 set but with two short , acetate, LMS coaches.