Transport Sale | 09 April 2013
A well engineered 3 1/2 inch gauge model of British Railways Class 9F 2-10-...
Sold for £2000
A well engineered 3 1/2 inch gauge model of British Railways Class 9F 2-10-0 tender locomotive Evening Star , 92220 , built by the late Mr Rowland Procter M.I.Mar.E. of Surrey to the LBSC design, the copper super-heated boiler with fittings including water sight glass and pressure gauge, regulator, wheel operated reverse gear, cab controlled drain cocks, safety valves, blower, injector, brakes, whistle and clack valve, the chassis detail including twin outside cylinders of 1 1/4 inch bore by 1 3/4 inch stroke, with Walschaert's valve gear to piston valves, drain cocks operated from cab, fluted motion, smoke deflectors, eccentric driven lubricator, eccentric driven water pump, whistle, brake gear, rivet-work, steps, hand rails and lamp irons, the six-wheel tender with fittings including hand operated feed pump, steps, hand rails, lamp irons and rear ladder, finished in lined green and black livery with polished bright-work, 127cm long, the cab 17cm wide; together with a glazed display case and fitted track.
Boiler History: Past history recorded at Bracknell & District Model Railway Society, 21 st February 1980. Test pressure 120 psi. Working pressure 80 psi. Also a copy of the builder's profile as submitted to The Model Engineer for publication.
Tuesday 09 April 2013, 10.00am
6th April 9.00am - 12.30pm
8th April 9.00am - 6.00pm
9th April from 8.30am - 10.00am