Fine Quality Model Railways in Gauge 'O' and Gauge '1'
A very good scratchbuilt model of LMS Stanier 2-cylinder 2-6-4 tank loco No. 2454 in LMS plain black unlined livery (code C23). This is by ‘Riley’ and was exhibited at the Midlands Engineering Exhibition in 1987. Fitted with Portescap RG7 motor with plunger pickups, solid cast wheels, milled coupling rods, excellent cab detail with driver, and with shedplate 5A Crewe North. The prototype was into service from Derby Works in August 1936 and was withdrawn from Stoke in December 1962. Lightly used, and needs 6ft radius curves. £850.