C II Royal Train S.A. Railways
|Name||Royal Train S.A. Railways, comprising locomotive, royal coaches etc.|
|First year published||1948|
|Number of cards||6|
|Size of cards||9 x 13 cm|
|Scale||1 : 200|
|Description||First and only printing in 1948 at 1/6d.
The Royal South African Train is catalogued as out of print in 1950.
In 1948 this model is also published at the price of 1/- in Australia by the publisher James G. Conolly Pty. Ltd. under licence of Micromodels Ltd. It was sold in booklet form.
The loco is identified as a 4-8-2 class 15F gauge 3’6”.
This is one of Heighway’s topical models, as it shows the Royal Train as used by King George VI during his visit to South Africa in 1947.