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 Posted: Thu May 18th, 2017 11:58 pm
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oztrainz



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Hi all,
I'm wondering if that cooked Richmond loco is a knock-off of an early Bury design from the UK. Several were exported to the US early on and their success led to the adoption of bar frames almost as a US standard design feature. 
The Bury locomotive design had inside cylinders and used haystack type boilers. the frim was finished by the early 1850's. Have a look at "Old Coppernob" in the UK. 



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