Transport Sale | 09 April 2013
A well engineered 3 1/2 inch gauge model of Caledonian Railway 4-4-0 tender...
Sold for £3000
A well engineered 3 1/2 inch gauge model of Caledonian Railway 4-4-0 tender locomotive 'Dunalastair III', 902 , built by Dr John B. Sayer of Worthing to the design by J.F. Mackintosh, the copper, round top, silver-soldered boiler with super-heater and fittings including water and pressure gauges, blower, injector, brake, whistle and clack valve, the chassis detail including twin inside cylinders of 13/16 inch bore by 1 5/8 inch stroke, with Stephenson's valve gear, drain cocks, ratchet type lubricator, whistle, steam brake gear, and detailed rivet-work, the cab with fitted gauges, water sight-glass, regulator, and reverse control, the eight-wheel double bogie tender with fittings including hand operated feed pump, water cock, hand brake, steps and handrails, finished in dark Prussian blue and black livery with polished bright-work, 117cm long, the cab 16cm wide.
Boiler History: Past boiler history dating from 1997 when the locomotive was rebuilt by its present owner and Southern Federation of Model Engineering Societies certificate of hydraulic test No.115808 Valid until 2 nd March 2014. Test pressure 120 psi. Working pressure 80psi. Steam test certificate No.ST128574, expired the 27 th July 2011. Worthing & District SME.
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