STOLEN Ref: 2000-011 - 5" Gauge "Speedy" and 7¼" Gauge Driving Trolley

Speedy line drawing

(no photo available at present)

This 5" gauge locomotive to the LBSC design was stolen from Wombourne in Staffordshire on the 23rd June 2000.

Dimensions - length approx 35¼", height 13¼", width 9"

The locomotive bears Boiler Number 193 and is missing its safety valve cover. It has a stainless steel smokebox, all cab and platework is unpainted and is made of brass.

Stolen at the same time was a 7¼" driving trolley with wooden sides and fitted with an internal brass water tank. The driving car has 5" diameter, 8-spoke wheels.

If you have any information relating to the loss of this locomotive please contact Wombourne Police on (+44) 01902-894611, quoting Crime No: 14837

[First published: 6 July 2000, Updated: 6 July 2000]

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