OW Abadan Oil Well set

OW “Abadan” Oil Well set

back / next

Number OW
Name Oil “Abadan” set – Oil Well, Cracking Plant & Model Tanker
First year published 1951
Publisher Micromodels
Number of cards 6
Size of cards 9 x 13 cm
Description First and only printing in 1951 at 2/-d.
The model was announced in the 1951 Festival of Britain Catalogue.
Catalogued as out of print in 1955.

The cards are in black and white for hand colouring.

Autocraft, MicromodelsUSA and Micromodels London have all made a reproduction of the Oil “Abadan” set. MicromodelsUSA also issued a revised set in 2019, with coloured cards and a card with laser cut pieces. It is renumbered as set OW 2.