I had just finished writing v1 of this final chapter and was about to add the photos when I had a windows error message come up and have had to start again.
Well, the build is now complete - the cab canopy is on and the coalman has been, the fireman has dirtied his trousers (you would not think so but it is a trick of the flash - honest) and the Johnson's Klear has found another use - the water overspill in amongst the coal.
33006 lefthand side
33006 cab detail
33006 righthand rear detail
33006 righthand cab detail
33006 righthand tender
A great kit to build and all credit to Dave Sharp for producing such a masterpiece, hopefully, I'll be doing another one from his range in the new year.
The loco will be running on the O Gauge Group's 'Layout in Progress' at the Merseyside MRS Exhibition at the Pacific Road Arts Centre, Birkenhead from tomorrow evening and all weekend - full details on