John Bull Model Train from Fine Art Models
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This is a model of Fine Art Models.
State of Assembly:
Ready to Go/Pre-built
Country/Region of Manufacture:
Fine Art Models
United States, China
USPS Priority Mail
Additional Product InformationThis is a model of Fine Art Models. It is a replica of the John Bull locomotive that comes in its original packaging. It is made up of mixed media, mainly brass and wood. It comes with the freight car, but there are no tracks to model it on. We currently have 3 in stock. Please message me if you have any questions.
The John Bull is America’s oldest surviving.
locomotive. It was made by the English firm, Stephensons, for the Camden.
and Amboy Railroad in New Jersey, and assembled by Isaac Dripps in 1831. Dripps furnished a pilot, running on an axle of its own in front, which both.
steadied the engine and saved it from derailment if it encountered a stray cow;.
hence the often used term cow catcher for a locomotive pilot.