A finely engineered 7¼ inch gauge live steam model,
20th century, the LMS Class Stanier Pacific 4-6-2 No. 6200 Princess Royal Class locomotive and tender, featuring a Fowler tender in LMS maroon livery and a boiler test certificate from Southern Federation of Model Engineering Societies,
The actual locomotive No 6200 was built in 1933 for the London Midland and Scottish Railway to the design of Sir William A Stanier FRS. It had a maximum boiler pressure of 250lb, had a tractive effort of 40285lb with 4 cylinders/Walschearts valve gear and was intended for express passenger train haulage. It worked over the West Coast Main Line, principally on routes from Euston to Glasgow. In its later years, it worked from Carlisle. It was scrapped in 1964.
We are grateful to Jeff Ryan, Rob Newman and Richard Shaw from the Stanier 8F Locomotive Society for their assistance in cataloguing this work. The Stanier 8F Locomotive Society are currently fundraising for their next major project. Full details can be found at www.8fsociety.co.uk
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Sold for £6,535
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Wed, 15th Dec 2021
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