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5 inch gauge "Sweet Pea" 0-4-2ST - stock code 6759

A well-built "Sweet Pea" which recently came in with a collection of locomotives. Paintwork is tired, but underneath is a good engine that impressed us when it was run last week.

Silver soldered marine type boiler, 80psi working pressure, feed by injector and axle pump with auxiliary hand pump under nearside footplate. Cast iron cylinders with slide valves actuated by Hackworth gear, pole reverser. Mechanical lubricator.

gauge 5 inch
boiler number 301
working pressure/psi 80
boiler type marine
boiler material copper
boiler construction silver soldered
fusible plug no
safety valve(s) 2
safety valve type spring