Pound £10,750 S&D 7F 2-8-0 53809 Barnstaple

Published date: July 19, 2022
  • Location: Barnstaple, Devon, United Kingdom

Built by myself in 2003, loosley based on martin evans ivo peters design, a silver soldered copper boiler built by Len Steel, Steel driving wheels and added adhesive weight.
I did a Heavy general overhaul in 2015, put her on cannon axle boxes, motion overhauled, new brass tender tank and wheels from don youngs crab design. Repainted using hmg enamel in early 1950’s br black. Two injectors overhauled by Len Steel. Has a vac ejector and brake valve for public hauling.Still in very good mechanical order. Built to run and has performed well at imlec.
Currently 2.1/2years left on hydraulic and 1years steam. Will come with a storage trolley and transport cradle.
Videos of her running lately available.


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