London, South Kensington
3 May 2001
A well engineered 5in. gauge model of a narrow gauge 0-4-0 Side Tank Locomotive
0ith brazed superheated copper boiler (superheater element not fitted), with fittings including water and pressure gauges, safety, blower, whistle, steam brake, clack and blowdown valves, the backhead with brass plate embossed: 'RO-HE-HA Druck, Inhalt Banj. No' and stamped 8 1 685 585, (the smoke box door crossbar missing.) Chassis details include twin outside cylinders with outside Stephenson's link reverse, footplate controlled draincocks, mechanical lubricator, eccentric driven feedpump, tank level gauge, whistle, hand and steam operated brake gear, whistle, cab mounted hand feed pump (partly disassembled), lamps, lubricators, rivet detail, steps, hand and lamp irons and other details. Finished in green and black with yellow lining -- 15½ x 24¾in. (39.5 x 63cm.). Display track.
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