Check with seller 5” Gauge ‘Horwich Crab’ Wimborne Minster

Published date: August 20, 2019
Modified date: August 27, 2019
  • Location: Wimborne Minster, Dorset, United Kingdom

!‘Locomotive is currently under restoration - to be completed by Christmas 2019’! More pictures up soon’!

Horwich ‘Crab’ 2-6-0 Tender locomotive, built by a Rolls Royce engineer back in 1994. Locomotive and engine was purchased back in 2017. Whole engine and tender stripped down and put back together. New boiler built by Devon Boiler Works in 2018.

Current work undertaken - Chassis are all complete and running on air, tender/running boards/cladding stripped of paint, boiler sent away to have regulator parts fitted into boiler.

Everything is there to throw back onto the engine.

When finished, locomotive will be painted into Early British Railway Black, with large letters ‘British Railway’ on the tender.

Engine will come fully tested and ready to go. Will come with all drawings and paperwork. Will be ready for the 2020 season.

If your interested in finishing off the engine or looking for a new engine for next season, then please contact me.

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