Lot 114 (Toys & Collectors Models, 21st May 2016)
Sold for £8,000
A very well engineered 4 inch scale Durham and North Yorkshire Traction Engine, finished in black with copper bound boiler, detailed with red and yellow bands, named "Henry", nicely detailed with front and rear tail lamps, and a brass makers plaque to the cylinder casing, this engine is fitted with a simple single cylinder horizontal engine, fitted with slip eccentric, the valve gear actuated via Stephenson's Valve Gear, fitted with pole reverser to foot plate and a 2 speed engine transmission, with hand operated whistle and Ramsbottom Style Safety Valves, belt driven ball governor, with easy access to back head controls and tools, with a riding trolley/Water Trolley, fitted with rear tail lamp and removable wooden tool box, overall a very well engineered and executed traction engine
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