The products of this long-vanished Tyneside builder had a unique character and our kit is based on the legendary Holwell No 2, built in 1873 and still in service a century later. Similar locomotives were sold to industrial users and contractors in all parts of the country.
The kit features full cab detail, with fittings and associated plumbing, along with numerous whitemetal castings including the heavy bufferbeams.
We developed our first custom gearbox specifially for this engine - a high-ratio mechanism, concealed within the firebox, powered by a motor which is located up inside the saddle tank. This design became our standard method and continued throughout our range...
Do you require a motor?