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5 inch gauge "Polly V" - stock code 7231

A 5 inch gauge Polly V, largest of this well-proven range, in good order throughout.

Silver soldered copper boiler, 90psi working pressure, feed by axle pump and injector with auxiliary hand pump. Twin safety valves. Cast iron cylinders with slide valves actuated by Stephenson's gear, pole reverser. Mechanical lubricator.

The engine is well-finished in dark green with GWR emblems to the tanks, paintwork is in good order generally, with some paint loss to wheels.

Length 37 inches
Weight 120 pounds

gauge 5 inch
injector(s) 1
boiler number PB 829/11
CE mark yes
working pressure/psi 90
boiler type locomotive
boiler material copper
boiler construction silver soldered
superheater(s) 1
superheater type flue tube
fusible plug yes
safety valve(s) 1
mechanical pump 1
hand pump 1
whistle yes