Cyril Diesel Loco

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Cyril Diesel Loco

Postby KEG » Thu Dec 26, 2013 8:00 am

Happened to find a picture of this little loco, an ex 2 footer, regauged to 15 Inch gauge.

Where can I find more information. Such as dimensions and views of the other sides. Maybe even a plan.

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Postby chris stockdale » Thu Dec 26, 2013 9:01 am


Since Cyril is on a standard Lister chassis (so 6' x 3') that should hive you a goodish start on dimensions/obtaining a chassis/running gear drawing - e.g. see Jeremy Tilston's excellent drawings. You can get that from here: ... B4BC909AAC

There's another photo of Cyril here: ... ight=cyril

and a couple from Flickr:


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