Christmas 2020: Your Song It’s the moment you have all been waiting for! The sprouts are simmering nicely, the mulled wine is warming and the chestnuts are roasting by the open fire. It’s the annual Christmas Steam Traction World ‘thank
She runs very well, a couple of small rattles starting to crop up as expected, the pump fills the boiler extremely quickly (quick trip around the block sent the boiler from nearly empty to nearly full), and the changes made
Having visited the GDSF on a number of occasions and greatly enjoyed all the full size and smaller engines on display I have taken the plunge and embarked on building a STW Burrell and being seduced by the line up
Excuse the pun but just look at this pair of Steam Traction World 4″ Burrell road loco rear wheels painted and lined, by Adam Meredith Traditional Painting and Lining.
Painting, lining and livery advise has been kindly supplied and written by Craftmaster Paints.
Here’s a throwback to last year when we got the showmans engine out to do some work for us. Here she can be seen testing the now current dynamo design.