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4 1/2″ scale Foden Steam Lorry LWB C-Type SO673

Model Type LWB C-Type Lorry
Boiler Construction Welded Steel
Boiler Maker Non-commercial
Boiler Year 2006
Gears 3-speed
Condition Ready to go
Asking Price £19,995

Offered for sale is a well-built 4 ½” scale Foden C-Type with a traditional LWB body with sides. Very nicely presented all-round, this one was made by an experienced model engineer in around 2006. Although a non-commercial boiler, it has been made to a high standard and is accompanied by adequate documentation for service. It is a compound cylinder block operating at the higher pressure of 170PSI.

A smart miniature to a design which is proving popular at the moment!

Key Features:

  • Welded Steel Boiler, made non-commercially in 2006. It is well-made and accompanied by historical and recent boiler reports (a mix of club and commercial reports) as well as original material certification. Please speak to us about boiler testing options going forward.
  • Working pressure 170 PSI.
  • Three-speed, compound cylinder arrangement.
  • Mechanical water pump and injector fitted for filling the boiler when in steam, as standard. 
  • Mechanical lubricator, whistle, dummy displacement lubricator and pressure release valves.
  • It is not currently registered for road use.
  • Mechanically, the engine has been built to a high standard throughout. It has been maintained well and shows no significant signs of unattended wear.
  • Cosmetically, the paintwork is striking in a blue livery with signwriting around the cab. It certainly suits the engine and has been applied to a high standard.
  • The wheels are the cast type with solid rubber tyres. It is a very authentic looking miniature which manages to capture the charm of a larger machine.

Overall, a nicely presented lorry which has been built to a high standard and is ready to enjoy!

Asking Price – £19,995

Warranty and Aftercare – All our ‘ready to go’ miniature steam traction engines include a 3-month warranty and a subsequent 33 months of technical support!

We always encourage prospective buyers to view vehicles and steam engines in person prior to purchase. This engine is advertised for sale by Berrybrook Steam & Classics on behalf of the owner and seller.

For more information, please speak to Matt on 01392 833301 or email [email protected]

As with all our miniature steam traction engines listed for sale, we recommend viewing in person where possible. Appointments are recommended so please try to contact us before travelling for a viewing. 

Please ask about our flexible part-exchange options. Delivery can be arranged to anywhere in the UK, and beyond, at buyer’s expense.

Height41 1/4 inches
Width35 inches
Length108 inches
Weight (approx.)350kg

Please note – dimensions and weights indicated above are approximate for guidance only. They exclude any easily removable components such as trailers, seats, spark arrestors etc and are supplied to give an indication of the storage or van space needed!

For Sale

EXPERIENCE DAYS

Do you want to get involved in the world of steam? Are you considering buying a miniature steam engine? Are you stuck for a gift idea or are you simply looking for a good day out?

If so, we offer two different style days, tailored to suit your needs…

We offer a ‘Traction Engine Experience Day’, perfect as a gift and a fun day out learning a bit about what running a steam engine involves. We also offer a ‘Miniature Driving Lesson’ which is a half day course in the practical use of a scale traction engine.

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LOOKING TO SELL?

We specialise in the sale of steam engines and historic vehicles of all shapes and sizes! 

If you are looking to sell your steam engine or historic vehicle, we make both cash offers and sell on commission and would be more than happy to discuss the sale of your vehicle with you.

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THE BERRYBROOK STEAM & CLASSICS SHOP

Visit the official Berrybrook Steam & Classics online shop where we sell a range of steam-related products including gifts, parts and accessories for your miniature steam engine, gift vouchers for steam experience days and branded clothing!

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Milbury Model Company

We are delighted to announce the launch of our brand new partner website, the Milbury Model Company!

Our newest department is dedicated to supplying high-quality, brand new model and toy-sized steam engines, spares, accessories, gifts and more…

We are an official stockist for the complete range of Wilesco products which is sold from our Devon-based shop and is available to buy online.

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The Berrybrook Blog

Looking to find out more about the preservation movement, traction engines, historic vehicles or our heritage?

The Berrybrook Blog visits a range of topics to interest all readers!

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We can help you sell…

We specialise in selling steam engines and historic vehicles of all shapes and sizes.

If you are looking to sell your steam engine or historic vehicle, we make both cash offers and sell on commission.

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