Alexander Seal

1470 GWR 1400 0-4-2T

1470 was the regular Ashburton engine

Built April 1936 as 4870, renumbered as 1470 on 16 November 1946 and withdrawn on 1 October 1962. New cylinders in April 1950, topfeed boiler. Lined Black from April 1950, Unlined Black from November 1955, Lined Green from February 1961.

Modern Outline Kits Loco £315.00

Prototype Photographs

Track down 1420 to photograph:

Wheels

5' 2" 16 oval spokes Driver GWR 0-4-2T 14xx 3' 8" 10" crank throw, crank between spokes.

3' 8" GWR 10 spoke

Slaters

7862W 5'2" 16 Spoke GWR 10" IL £16.67 £20.00

http://www.westernthunder.co.uk/index.php?threads/refining-slaters-wheels.1925/

ABC Gears Mini 7S Gear Box (Possibly 30.2:1 Ratio?) Insulated bearings (for split axles)

Crankpins

http://www.westernthunder.co.uk/index.php?threads/tapping-slaters-crankpin-bushes-for-10ba-crankpins.2899/

Axleboxes

http://www.westernthunder.co.uk/index.php?threads/re-stephs-wr-workbench-springside-2251.605/

Frames

MOK Frames - 26.25mm (I think)

http://eastsidepilot.wordpress.com/scale-7-steam-loco-construction/

Cynric

http://www.rmweb.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=89&t=14492

Parts

Rear Axle Outside Frame

ScaleSeven: Check wheel faces done rub on inside of assembled Rear Axle Outside Frame - risk of shorting.

Hornblocks & Guides

Split Axle: Yikes, no idea!

Rocking Beams

Firebox Bottom

ScaleSeven: ?? Part 67 sets the width of the Ashpan and Firebox

Slide Bar Stretcher

ScaleSeven: New?

Main Frames

ScaleSeven: 001 New Top Front Stretcher, 009 Front Stretcher Replaced, ? , 023 New Rear Stretcher, 080 Front Inner Stretcher, 024 Motor Mount (may be OK too narrow)

Middle Steps

ScalesSeven: May need alteration to plarts 054/055, 029/030 and 061/062 due to wider frames. Must clear coupling rods.

UNNAMED

ScaleSeven: Sandboxes?