Jump to navigation Jump to content

25 April 2018 | 09:30am

The Transport Sale

Lot 11

A rare 3 ½ inch gauge historic model of a live steam 2-2-2 locomotive

Estimate £1500 - £2000 + fees

A rare 3 ½ inch gauge historic model of a live steam 2-2-2 locomotive, having multi-tube boiler, no fire-grate or burner present. Salter’s type safety valves and whistle with hand lever. The chassis with twin outside cylinders and having hardwood lagging with polished brass banding, cross-head guides, inline water pump, clack, brakes operated from footplate, sanding gear, Stephenson’s reverse gear with eccentric’s fitted to centre drive wheel. The model finished in dark maroon lined livery with fitted hand-railed, steps and lamp irons with lamps.
Locomotive length 50cm. Cab width 14cm.