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LILLIPUT LANE MINIATURE AGE OF STEAM STEPHENSON'S ROCKET LOCOMOTIVE
LILLIPUT-LANE-MINIATURE-AGE-OF-STEAM-STEPHENSONS-ROCKET-LOCOMOTIVE
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Item condition:
Used
Ended:
13 Aug, 2012 16:30:24 AEST
Price:
GBP 19.99
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GBP 9.00 (approx. AU $15.98) Royal Mail International Signed | See details
Item location:
Bristol, United Kingdom

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eBay item number:
300668216761
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Last updated on  08 Jul, 2012 01:00:11 AEST  View all revisions

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Lilliput Lane

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Boxed

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LILLIPUT LANE MINIATURE AGE OF STEAM STEPHENSON'S ROCKET LOCOMOTIVE








A LILLIPUT LANE AGE OF STEAM 

MODEL OF STEPHENSON'S ROCKET

3 1/4 INCHES HEIGHT

HAS BOX & CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICITY

THE SUBJECT;

FOLLOWING THE WINNING RUN AT THE FAMOUS RAINHILL TRIALS OF 1829 THE BASIC DESIGN OF STEPHENSON'S ROCKET BECAME THE BLUEPRINT FOR ALL FUTURE STEAM LOCOMOTIVES 

STEPHENSON REPLACED THE USUAL SINGLE-FLUE BOILER WITH MULTIPLE FIRE-TUBE BOILER IN THE ROCKET AND THE NEW ENGINE ALSO HAD A SPECIALLY DESIGNED EXHAUST SYSTEM WHEREBY THE BOILER'S STEAM WAS USED TO CREATE A DRAFT IN ITS FIREBOX

THE LOCOMOTIVES PISTONS WERE CONNECTED DIRECTLY TO A SINGLE PAIR OF DRIVING SHEELS THIS FEATURE HELPED THE SMOOTH-RUNNING ROCKET ACHIEVE A SPEED OF OVER THIRTY MILES PER HOUR DURING THE RAINHILL TRIALS WHICH COVERED A LEVEL SECTION OF THE FIRST SUCCESSFUL PASSENGER RAILWAY LINE BETWEEN LIVERPOOL AND MANCHESTER (ALSO ENGINEERED BY GEORGE STEPHENSON) SECURING ROCKET'S PLACE IN RAILWAY HISTORY  

THE MINIATURE WORLD OF LILLIPUT LANE RECREATE THE REALMS OF AGES PAST, OF CREAKING BEAMS, OF RUSTLING THATCH, OF LATTICE WINDOWS AND FLOWER FILLED GARDENS ENGLANDS HISTORY AND HERITAGE AND OF GENERATIONS PAST WHERE HANDSKILLS REIGNED SUPREME BEHIND EVERY MINIATURE SCULPTURE IN THE LILLIPUT LANE  RANGE LIES MONTHS OF WORK OF RECREATING THE ORIGINAL AND ALL THE COMPLEX EQUIPMENT NEEDED TO MAKE THE FINEST REPRODUCTION TRULY POSSIBLE WELCOME TO THE MINIATURE WORLD OF LILLIPUT LANE!

FOR SALE IN EXCELLENT CONDITION

 

 


 

 




METHODS ACCEPTED Paypal (preferred from overseas buyers, Personal UK Sterling Cheques, UK Sterling Postal Orders PLEASE CHECK ADDRESS ON PAYPAL PAYMENT As this is the address item will be sent to if any part of this needs changing please log into paypal and ammend before paying for item


IF YOU BUY FOUR OR MORE ITEMS POSTAGE IS FREE (UK ONLY STANDARD PARCELS) Any State Taxes are to be paid by Buyer NO HANDLING CHARGES Shipping POST Worldwide Royal Mail Postage is used UK Special Delivery/Recorded Delivery and International Signed-for is offered at additional Charge contact Seller about this Delivery ITEMS ARE POSTED Two days after payment is received and processed (cheques take five working days to clear) Items are posted on a daily basis PLEASE NOT COUNTRIES OUTSIDE OF EUROPE SHIPPING ARRIVAL TIME IS 5-8 WORKING DAYS COUNTRIES WITHIN EUROPE 3-5 WORKING DAYS DELIVERY AIM SOMETIMES ITEMS CAN TAKE LONGER IF CUSTOMS HOLD THE ITEM


I strongly encourage all bidders to please read my descriptions very carefully. I always obtain unique quality items which are in very good condition; however some items may have a flaw I try to describe the flaw as accurately as possible and encourage bidders to inquire about the flaw. Therefore, all items that I sell are sold are AS IS, With regard to returns, In the rare event that a mistake was made in the description, as long as you contact me within 5 days of receiving the item, a refund will be issued upon receipt and inspection of item (in same condition sent). Items are marked with invisible ink and marks are checked prior to refunds. Shipping, handling and trackingfees are not refundable, why? Because if you bought from a store or another online /catalog, you would have to pay to return it or drive it back to the store petrol time etc would not be refunded I use a variety of bubble wrap and styrofoam peanuts to ensure a safe shipment of items. Please also note that I do combine items from my ending auctions to save the high bidder money on shipping charges. I only combine items for auctions ending the same week. I only ship to the via Royal Mail which can take 5-8 working days to arrive outside of Europe and 3-4 working days to arrive within Europe sometimes more if customs hold the parcel I always obtain proof of posting if you would prefer the item to be sent by another carrier please let me know and I will obtain estimate for shipping if you have any concerns Please feel free to email me at rachel_davis88@hotmail.com


Welcome! My name is Rachel I'm a mum to four boys I ventured into selling on Ebay in the summer of 2004 Clearing out all the toys clothes and Clutter and I haven't stopped since. I enjoy browsing/rummaging at local boot sales and flea markets always looking out for interesting pretty and unusual items I also try to attend as many local auctions as is possible and have a huge mixture of antiques and collectables for sale. I live in a Smoke-free Home. The only other female in our house is our Golden Retriever, Charlie. Questions are Welcomed although I am not always on line but will try to answer as quickly as possible within 24 hours if I can sometimes can be longer I do not work on weekends or Holidays Items are posted daily. Next Day Special Delivery or Recorded Uk International Signed for or Airsure is Available on most items Please Email me if Required. All Fragile Items are Bubblewrapped and Boxed Pellets are used too. Good Postage Discounts are Always offered for multiple Purchases I ask all buyers to please wait until end of Auction for last item before paying as much easier to combine Postage/Shipping discounts will be given as soon as I am online within 24 hours. International Buyers Postage Costs are Very High for Heavy Items (over 2kg) Sometimes I have to send more than one Box to keep these costs to a minimum. Standard Postage does not cover trackingon Fragile items if trackingis required please email me or check on www.royalmail.co.uk for further information. Special Delivery does offer trackingcover Ceramics and Glass (up to £500) on UK Deliveries. If an item is damaged during transit please email me for information and I will assist in any way I can with Claim assuming the item is insured which I do advise in most cases. My Number One Priority is making sure each transaction goes smoothly. If there are ever any questions or concerns please email me and I'll be happy to work with you I'll also have other Great Items for sale so please check back often Thank you for Visiting and Wishing you a Super Day Raych8888 www.ebay.stores.co.uk/Rachels-Collectables-Emporium


BEST WAY TO CONTACT ME By Email my email is rachel_davis88@hotmail.com I NORMALLY RESPOND within 24 hours DAYS I AM OFF Weekends and Holidays



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Rachels Collectables
Rachel Davis
73 Bath Rd,Keynsham
Keynsham
Bristol
Bristol
BS311SR
United Kingdom

Phone:0117|3731441
Email:rachel_davis88@hotmail.com

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My main aim is for every transaction to run smoothly I accept things can go wrong Here is how I will try to look after you if they do Please contact me as soon as you can if you have any problems If I have not listed this item properly (missed any damage given an incorrect date etc) then I will refund you in full. If your item is damaged in transit please send photographic evidence and description of damage to me and store your item while I proceed with a claim against carrier assuming insurance has been taken If you are unhappy for any other reason I will accept the item back as long as in same condition as when sent to you but will need to deduct 15% restocking fee or £5 from the balance also all shipping costs will be deducted too Refunds will be sent in same way as item paid for be it Paypal Cheque (Postal Orders will be refunded by cheque) We offer a 14 day money back policy on these terms
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