Scan of GN No 1 patterns
CAST IRON WHEEL CASTINGS
for Great Northern 4-2-2 Stirling No 1 with original tender at 1 1/16 inch:1ft, 1:11.19 scale for 5 inch gauge

A full set consists of 4 x V61 leading, 2 x V62 driving, 2 x V63 trailing and 6 x V61 tender wheels

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Bare weight c. 11.750 kg

References: Leech and Boddy, The Stirling Singles. Chapter 5, and P. 150-151, tenders.

The Great Northern Locomotive History, RCTS. Page 164. Table of wheel diameters of all the 8 ft loco classes. Fig. 139 photo of No 1 in original condition as built. Page 210 a account of the preserved Locomotive.

Photo of GN No 1
Photo of GN No 1
Photo of GN No 1
Photo of GN No 1, bogie wheel
Photo of GN No 1, trailing wheel
Later 4′ 7½″ wheel.
Photo of GN No 1, tender

Not the original tender

Photo of GN No 1, tender

Not the original tender

No 1 at York in August 1995.



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