COCHRAN & Co. Miniature Cutaway Steam Boiler
A genuine salesmans model, this is a half-cutaway miniature dome topped rivetted steel steam boiler by Cochran & Co. of Annan, Scotland.
1 1/2″ scale miniature of a 7Ft diameter boiler.
Cutaway boiler demonstrates the workings of the Cochran cross-tube vertical boiler, including coal firing firebox, fire-tubes and smokebox, and all the typical Cochran features of full size boilers including external firebox and mud hole doors.
Mounted on a wooden display base with Cochran makers plate.
4 Inch Scale FOSTER Traction Engine
This unfinished miniature is an example of the popular 4″ scale single cylinder engine by Live Steam Miniatures, and based on the 6 NHP agricultural traction engine by William Foster & Co, Lincoln.
Various parts to form an uncompleted engine. Main components present, as per photo. (Including boiler, tender, wheels, smokebox, etc.)
Miniature Carousel Ride
An electrically driven miniature carousel for towing behind a scale traction engine, with integrated water tank.
4 fibreglass horses on an electrically driven turntable, all mounted on a trailer. Trailer with turntable and well made box section chassis, chequer plate floor and cast, Foden style trailer wheels.
An entertaining accessory for the rally field.
4 Inch Scale CARADOC Steam Tractor
A very rare miniature, this 3 speed engine is based on the modern “Caradoc” steam tractors designed for use in Africa, to run on locally available solid fuels (wood, etc.)
Under the bonnet of the Massey ferguson style tractor body lies a twin cylinder steam engine, this supplied by a vertical boiler housed within the cab. Built by the well know model engineer Eddie Lancaster to drawings by John Haining.
Length approx. 5 Ft
For sale with new boiler certificates, in very good condition and complete with driving seat, passenger trolley, etc.
6 Inch Scale FOSTER Traction Engine
This large, half size traction engine is based on the 7 NHP Foster agricultural traction engine.
With a professionally made and tested steel boiler, this part built engine is approximately 75% complete and includes machined cylinder, gears and shafts, etc and all major components are believed present.
For sale as an uncompleted project.