Personal Note: Today at 1145 fbb is at Axminster Hospital for thr second of three eyeball stabbings (injections?) to mitigate his diagnosed Age Related Macular Degeneration. Last time blogging was uninterrupted, but results of the treatment can be unpredictable. Tomorrow's and Saturday's blogs may need to be posted later in the day.
... And A Search For Evidence!
The first steam locos were vertical boilered, a bit like this one.
But you, too, could now own one of these lovely little locos, produced by Bachmann for OOn9 gauge. (That is to OO scale, 4mm to the foot, running on N gauge track).
Needless to say, the models will be available in all sorts of different configurations but a version of the Festiniog Linda is an appropriate start. Compare model ...
fbb wonders who will manufacture one of those really minimalist vertical boilered engines! That would be a real technical challenger for Bachmann.
And how much for Linda?