K40 - LNER/BR Garratt 2-8-0+0-8-2
Ordered by the LNER under Gresley in 1924 at a cost of £14,395.00, the U1 was the most powerful steam locomotive in the UK. It was used to assist heavy coal trains up the steep Worsborough bank in Yorkshire, and was later set to work on the Lickey Incline. Final withdrawal came in 1955.
This spectacular kit features one-piece boiler/ firebox/smokebox, etched cab, superstructure, chassis frames and four sets of valve gear. Needs Motor/gearbox and Wheelset to complete.
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