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4″ scale Burrell Traction Engine S3777

Model Type General Purpose Traction Engine
Boiler Construction Welded Steel
Design Modelworks
Boiler Maker Modelworks
Boiler Year 2005
Road Registered? Yes
Condition Ready to go
Asking Price £15,995

An example of the popular 4″ scale Burrell single cylinder traction engine built using kits supplied by Modelworks, predecessors to Steam Traction World. A very presentable miniature which is in generally good condition inside and out.

Key Features:

  • The welded steel boiler with expanded tubes was made in 2005 and is accompanied by a handful of historical boiler reports. We would be happy to include a new commercial boiler inspection if requested.
  • A single-cylinder, 2-speed arrangement with a slide valve actuated by a Stephenson’s linkage.
  • Mechanical water pump and steam injector fitted for filling the boiler when in steam, as standard.
  • Steam siren, mechanical lubricator, and pressure release valves alongside a dummy governor. Also fitted with a full width chimney base for better firing and a cylinder end cover which helps with the looks.
  • Well-built to a good standard throughout, typically of these high-quality kits. It has been maintained well.
  • The paintwork is largely in good condition. It is a simplistic livery painted in black with red wheels and flywheel, offset by simplistic lining on the wheel spokes.
  • The wheels are on rubber tyres, perfect for use on hard ground or tarmac. It is registered for use on the road with a V5C.
  • Includes a half-day tuition session, if requested by the buyer. 

Overall, a nicely presented miniature which is very honest and looks the part.

Asking Price – £15,995

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!

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.

Height 45 3/4 inches
Width 29 1/2 inches
Length 73 inches
Weight (approx.) 450kg

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


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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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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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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Our showrooms are open to anyone and you are more than welcome to pop in to say hello, regardless of whether a purchase is on your mind or not!

*We are occasionally open on some Saturdays by prior agreement only – please ring 01392 833301 on a normal working day to arrange a visit.

We are typically closed on Bank Holidays.

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