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25 April 2018

The Transport Sale

Lot 12

A rare 3 ½ inch gauge historic model of a live steam 4-4-0 tender locomotive No 222

Estimate £800 - £1200 + fees

Sold Price £1600

A rare 3 ½ inch gauge historic model of a live steam 4-4-0 tender locomotive No 222, the multi-tube boiler with safety valve and hand operated whistle. The chassis with twin outside cylinders and Stephenson’s valve gear, reverse lever in cab, regulator and false sight-glass. No fire-grate or burner present. Four wheel tender with brake gear. The model finished in original green and black lined livery with fitted hand rails and steps. Length 76cm. Cab width 14cm.