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2 inch scale Shand Mason fire engine - stock code 7986

£3,450.00
A finely made 2 inch scale model of a Shand Mason fire engine, to the Edgar Westbury design.

Serialised in "Model Engineer" in 1967, Westbury had the cooperation of the Science Museum in preparing drawings - there's a writeup of the efforts he made for authenticity in the listing for another of these we sold back in 2007, pictures and words in the archive here.
In good condition, there are two thin brass bands missing from wheel hubs, other than that it's complete.
scale 2 inch
length/inches 24
width/inches 10
height/inches 15
weight/kg 10
cylinder material gunmetal
valve type slide
valve gear single eccentric