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2 1/2 inch gauge part-built "Austere Ada" 2-8-0 - stock code 9428

A part-built 2 1/2 inch gauge Austerity 2-8-0 to LBSC's "Austere Ada" design - we've had a few of these in over the years, there are pictures in the archive here if you need reminding what the finished engine looks like.

This one has come from a long time customer of ours, a man whose work has featured many times in these pages - an experienced model engineer and boiler maker, work to date is to a good standard.

gauge 2 1/2 inch
wheel material cast iron
axlebox type plain bearing
cylinder material gunmetal
valve type slide
boiler maker G Cheape
CE mark n/a - non-commercial
boiler type locomotive
boiler material copper
boiler construction silver soldered