"Red Snapdragon"

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Red Snapdragon Red Snapdragon - on the roll, showing full pattern repeat 3<sup>rd</sup> class compartment in coach 536 at the Didcot Railway Centre Coming Soon


"Red Snapdragon"

Product Specifications:

Product ID Q01
Era Big Four : 1923 - 1948
Used In 3rd class Compartments and Open Saloons.
Roll Size 4' 2" W × 80’ 6” L approx. (1.27m × 24.50m approx.)
Pattern Repeat ? 6” W × 6 ½” H (15.24cm × 16.51cm)
Pile Formation Textured Pile
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Pattern Repeat:

Our fabrics feature repeating patterns.

Pattern Repeat specifies the size of one motif of the pattern, measured both vertically and horizontaly.

Often used to assess how much material may be needed.

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This was one of the final designs produced by the Great Western Railway, appearing in 1947. It lasted longer than might have been expected, however, as it was used in a number of GW designed coaches which were built early in the British Railways era.