history of Meccano (Erector)

Item number: Meccano (Erector) (4026)

Intern number: 4026

Category: Meccano (Erector)

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Company history and description of the company Meccano (Dinky Toys), Liverpool, Englan

In 1901 the company was founded by Frank Hornby. They produced metal kits like Erector
. In 1920 began the production of the gauge 0 with clockwork locomotives.
1925 ushered the production of electric trains.
1933 the first "Dinky Toys" were produced. In the 30's ships were also made??.
In 1936 Frank Hornby died.
1964, the company was taken over by Lines Bros.


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