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Part-built 5 inch gauge Prairie on display track - stock code 2264

Nicely done Great Western small Prairie tank to Martin Evans' popular "Firefly" design. Work to date includes:

Frames erected with stretchers and buffer beams
Horns and axleboxes
Front and rear pony trucks fitted
Driving and coupled wheels with crankpins and axles
Motion brackets machined and fitted
Eccentric straps and sheaves
Weighshaft and lifting links
Smokebox, door, saddle and chimney

There is a complete set of drawings and a rather nice length of chaired and ballasted display track on which it sits.

Length 40 inches
Wheels 4 3/4 inch diameter across tread

gauge 5 inch