Southern 455812 and Southern 455819

Class 455819

Southern 2002 pre-refurb liveried 455/8. This first phase Class 455 four-car DC Electric Multiple Unit (EMU) was built by British Rail Engineering Limited York works around 1983 for third rail electrification suburban services. Southern 455/8 mainly operated services from London Victoria, terminating as far away as Horsham.

Click on the Class 455812 & 455819 Product page for further details.

Thameslink 319368

Class 319368

Thameslink 1997 liveried 319368. This second phase of Class 319 four-car dual voltage Electric Multiple Unit (EMU) was built by British Rail Engineering Limited York works during 1990 to operate services through Farringdon where supply is switched between AC and DC. This is the second livery seen on the unit and carries the Thameslink 'CityMetro' logo.'

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We are scheduled to have our products on display, along with a limited quantity of stock available to purchase, at the following annual event:

22nd & 23rd November 2008 Warley National, NEC, sharing stand B30 with Dart Castings.


Bratchell Models


With the approach of last millennium’s closing years, Bratchell Models embarked on a mission to provide quality British Multiple Unit models to meet the expectations of both Modeller and collector alike for the new millennium. September 2003 saw our efforts and determination rewarded by the Class 320 EMU Launch, the first of our renowned quality ABS plastic injection moulded multiple unit models.

Since then, we have been re-investing and we now proudly offer a selection of British multiple units for you to collect, enjoy and treasure. In addition to our Ready-to-Assemble liveried models, we offer a service to assemble them, so why not explore our website now and experience the range on offer for yourself?