GWR 28xx Class 2-8-0 - 7mm scale
|Photo courtesy Lee Marsh|
portrays 2851 in the 1950s fresh from an overhaul having been cleaned at
Tyseley prior to the day's work.
The model, built straight
from the box, shows a loco with later longer smokebox, cast-iron chimney,
outside steam pipes, steel cab roof, curved drop front frames and outside
rear sandboxes. The original round spectacle plate windows have also been
plated over and ATC equipment installed.
Model built and painted by Chris Wesson
Wheels by Slaters.
Motor/gearbox from ABC Gears.