Y12-4 : 1829 Stephensons Rocket

First Released : 1987
Scale : 1/64

In the mid 1980s Matchbox planned to introduce a range of trains and locomotives to the range, however this model and the locomotive used as the load on the Y16-5 Scammell were the only two that made it into production.

Total production of the Y12-4-01 was 60,000

Issue <click to enlarge> Year Released Body Chassis Chimney Stack Engine Wheels Tender Wheels Plated Parts Piston Housing Tender Baseplate Main Baseplate Released Box Type
01 Y12-4-01 : 1829 Stephensons Rocket 1987 Yellow Black White 12 Spoke Yellow 8 Spoke Yellow Gold Black Y12 The Rocket Matchbox ©1987
Limited Edition Macau
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02 Y12-4-02 : 1829 Stephensons Rocket 1996 Dark Yellow Black White 12 Spoke Yellow/Black 8 Spoke Yellow/Black Gold Black Cast ”Y12 The Rocket” Matchbox Collectibles China
YAS01 ©1987
Age of Steam Q2

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