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Part-built 3 1/2 inch gauge BR 9F 2-10-0 - stock code 7127

A well-advanced 3 1/2 inch gauge 9F "Evening Star", being built to the LBSC/Evans design and complete with a well-thumbed construction manual and set of drawings.

Work to date comprises a free-rolling running chassis, gunmetal piston valve cylinders, complete with all motionwork and valve gear, a silver soldered copper boiler with combustion chamber which had its initial twice working pressure shell test in 2004 and has its club certificate for same and largely complete tender. There is a box of parts including smoke deflectors, a brass tender kit, nameplates, safety valves, various castings and other odds & ends.

gauge 3 1/2 inch