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25 April 2018

The Transport Sale

Lot 23

An Exhibition quality model of a 3 ½ inch gauge 4-6-2 LNER tender locomotive No 1949 ‘Highland Lassie’,

Estimate £2000 - £3000 + fees

Sold Price £2000

An Exhibition quality model of a 3 ½ inch gauge 4-6-2 LNER tender locomotive No 1949 'Highland Lassie', the silver soldered copper boiler with fittings including pressure gauge, water sight-glass, regulator and other quality cab fittings. The chassis with twin outside cylinders, Walschaerts valve gear and fine fluted motion. The eight wheel tender with fitted hand operated water feed pump, coal compartment and hand rails. The model finished in traditional green and black livery with detailed rivet-work and fitted hand rails. Total length of model 144cm. Cab width 19cm.