Category Archive: COMPLETE MODELS

3.5″ gauge Freelance 2-6-4 Tank locomotive ‘JUPITER’

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This model is very similar in size and construction to Martin Evans ‘JUBILEE TANK’. We suspect that the chassis  is actually to that design but the boiler fitted has a round top fire box instead of the Belpaire type and the tanks and cab are similar to that of a LNER L1 class locomotive. Supplied …

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1.5inch scale ALLCHIN traction engine ‘ROYAL CHESTER’

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This model is built to the popular design by W.J.Hughes for this 1.5 inch scale model.  Complete and in full working order with current boiler certification and past boiler history this model is different to most of the others in that the livery has been personalized by being painted green instead of the normal maroon. …

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2.5″ gauge ‘FAYETTE’ Pacific locomotive.

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Built to LBSC design for this Freelance PACIFIC. This model has the more unusual Walschaerts’ valve gear running the outside cylinders. Fitted with a double acting water pump and tender hand pump for water feed. This model now has full certification on the boiler and runs extremely well on the rolling road.       …

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‘O’ gauge HORNBY ‘PRINCESS ELIZABETH’

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HORNBY ‘PRINCESS ELIZABETH’ The ‘o’ gauge model from the 1930’s which has been updated with a later motor chassis unit to run on 12v DC. The model has original paintwork which is in nice order, some wear and scratches but what would you expect for this age of model.             …

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