Hornby Peckett 'W4' 0‑4‑0ST ('OO')

 Hornby Peckett 'W4' 0-4-0ST, Huntley & Palmers blue. JACQUES PORTAL

Hornby Peckett 'W4' 0-4-0ST, Huntley & Palmers blue. JACQUES PORTAL

Chris Leigh takes a look at Hornby's Peckett 0-4-0ST.

We waited years for a ‘OO’ gauge ready-to-run industrial steam locomotive to modern standards but, in 2016, two arrived in rapid succession. First was the Hunslet ‘Austerity’ 0‑6‑0ST from DJModels in October (MR227). This was followed, just before the year’s end, by Hornby’s eagerly awaited Peckett ‘W4’ 0‑4‑0ST, the subject of this review... 

You can find the full review in MR232... OUT FEBRUARY 9!