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3 1/2 inch gauge "Britannia" - stock code 7528

A well-built 3 1/2 inch gauge "Britannia" to the popular LBSC design - this one came in as part of a larger collection from a man moving up to 7 1/4 inch gauge, currently constructing a large layout in several areas of attractive woodland.


The locomotive has been infrequently used over the last few years, it runs well, the combustion chamber boiler steams very freely.

gauge 3 1/2 inch
length/inches 58
width/inches 9
height/inches 12
cylinder material gunmetal
valve type piston
valve gear Walschaerts
reverser type screw
lubricator type mechanical
injector(s) 2
boiler number 7528
year built unknown
boiler maker unknown
working pressure/psi 80
boiler type locomotive with combustion chamber
boiler material copper
boiler construction silver-soldered
hydraulic test valid to 29-Jun-2021
steam test valid to 27-Jan-2019
superheater(s) 4
superheater type flue tube
fusible plug no
safety valve(s) 2
safety valve type spring
mechanical pump 1
hand pump 1