7 1/4 Inch Gauge Shay No 7 4-0-4 U.S.A LIma Locomotive works

7 1/4 Inch Gauge Shay No 7 4-0-4 U.S.A LIma Locomotive works

Ref: 7 1/4 Inch Gauge Shay locomotive

 This engine built using works drawings the builder made his own patterns and totaly Scratch built   by a prolific and accomplished builder of locomotives and boilers from Scotland. and this is  the first every  Shay 4-0-4  had the pleasure to sell and maybe the first in the UK as a two cylinder  built to Lima Locomotive Shay design , Its a truely fine and  An extremely rare example of the powerful Shay logging locomotive . The loco has telescopic connecting rods, gears on each of the driving wheels on each of the twin bogies making it a low geared powerful engine, and a great work horse carrying a good load.


  • Silver Soldered Copper boiler with Super Heaters
  • Twin Steam Injector
  • Rear Hand Pump
  • Steam Pump fitted but no connected.
  • whilst and working bell
  • working Head light
  • Pressure gauge
  • Quadrant pole reverser
  • Mechaincal oil lubricator.


Shay was last steamed at the oweners track lasr month. Video can be sent on with the Shay pulling three of our passenger wagons with little trouble.


 Length Loco is 48̎ plus 1̎ either end or the couplers.

Width 13̎. Height 23̎ plus 2̎ for whistle

Standard gauge, 2 vertical cylinders 


Hydraulic cert till 01/09/2023

Steam certificate :- expired

Full copper boiler. Boiler had first steam test on 1/ 9/2019.


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Reference:7 1/4 Inch Gauge Shay locomotive
Model Number:SD.21
Year Built:2018
Gauge:7 1/4 inch gauge
Boiler Certificate:yes
Steam Test:espired
Hydraulic Test:2 years
Weight:175 lbs
Locomotive Length:48"
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