Models of LION from the archives of Station Road Steam.
Images are displayed with kind permission of Station Road Steam.
A well-made model of “Lion” to LBSC’s “Titfield Thunderbolt” design.
Completed in 1985, the engine has a silver-soldered copper boiler by Alec Farmer. Twin inside cylinders with slide valves actuated by loose eccentric Gab gear, reversed from the footplate.
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More from the archives of Station Road Steam.
One of a pair of “Lion”s, built to LBSC’s design twenty years ago by a local engineer.