"LYME REGIS" by Chris Barron

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SOUTHERN RAILWAY 3 CYLINDER 4-6-2 LOCOMOTIVE

2" GAUGE ~ 17/32" - 1' SCALE

The West Country class of locomotives were introduced to the Southern railway in 1945 and was a totally new design of locomotive with many innovative features including chain drive to the valve gear and a new form of air-smoothed casing. Many of the locomotives were rebuilt in the 1960's with conventional valve gear and no streamlining.

A scale model with many features of the full size locomotive - clasp brakes and air-smoothed casing - but using conventional inside valve gear.

The Drawing set comprises:-

Sheet 01 General arrangement & mainframes Sheet 09 Brake gear details
Sheet 02 Mainframe stretchers Sheet 10 Boiler arrangement
Sheet 03 Driving/coupled wheels & main axleboxes    Sheet 11 Superheater & smokebox
Sheet 04 Bogie assembly & water pump Sheet 12 Regulator & reverser detail
Sheet 05 Outside cylinders Sheet 13 Grate, ashpan & cab detail
Sheet 06 Inside cylinder Sheet 14 Locomotive superstructure
Sheet 07 Valve gear details Sheet 15 Tender superstructure & running gear
Sheet 08 Slidebars & trailing truck detail Sheet 16 Tender superstructure & pipework

Castings available include :-


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This page was last changed on 04/05/2016