HO-1123 Sylvan 282’ Modern Container Ship “Manchester Mercurio / Manchester Rapido” HO Scale – L: 39-3/8″ (one metre) Beam: 6″.


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HO-1123 Modern Container Ship “Manchester Mercurio” is usually a ” Make to order” product. Please allow for up to two – four weeks after purchase before it is mailed. If you have any questions please call us at 603-498-3849.

HO-1123 282’ Modern Container Ship “Manchester Mercurio / Manchester Rapido”. These were built in Gijon Spain in 1971 and chartered to Manchester Liners. They went off charter in the later 1970s and worked the European trade until 1999 when the Mercurio sank off the coast of Africa and the Rapido was scrapped in 2002.

Length: 282’ Beam: 43’6″,

HO Actual length: 39 3/8″ (one meter). HO Actual Beam: 6”




N dimensions: Actual Length in N scale: 21″ 3 1/2″ Actual Beam for N scale: 3 ½”.