The International Steam Pages

The Restoration of Robey Steam Wagon C-6037

 Nalin Abeysinghe has sent me these pictures of the Robey steam wagon in Colombo, Sri Lanka. According to the time stamp on them, they were taken in August 2010 since when the work has ben completed and the wagon is steamed regularly - see this page on this site for more information. I have to confess that I was a .little surprised to find that it appears to be basically an overboiler steam engine mounted on wheels! I think the pictures speak for themselves:


Rob and Yuehong  Dickinson