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25 April 2018 | 09:30am

The Transport Sale

Lot 26

A well-engineered 3 ½ inch gauge model of a Great Northern Railway ‘Ivatt’ Atlantic Class 4-4-2 tender locomotive No 251

Estimate £1000 - £1500 + fees

A well-engineered 3 ½ inch gauge model of a Great Northern Railway ‘Ivatt’ Atlantic Class 4-4-2 tender locomotive No 251, built to the design of LBSC's 'Maisie', with silver soldered copper boiler having fittings including water and pressure gauges, safety, clack valve and blow down plug. The chassis details include twin outside cylinders 1 ¼ inch bore by 1 ⅝ inch stroke, slide valve, Stephenson's valve gear, fluted motion, cab controls include regulator, pressure gauge and sight glass, handrails and steps. The six-wheel tender with fitted hand feed pump, water cock, steps and hand irons. The model finished in Great Northern Railway green and black lined livery. Total Length 112cm. Cab width 17cm.

* Boiler History: No boiler history available. The model has not been steamed for a number of years.