Matching pair of GWR loco whistles both nicely stamped GWR. Unlike the other major Railway Companies locomotives of the GWR carried two whistles one low pitch for warning of the trains approach and for giving shunting signals - and one high-pitched for sending braking instructions to the crew on the train before the advent of continuous brakes and retained for the same purpose for goods operations. Large whistle: H: 260mm D: 95mm Small whistle: H: 220mm D: 75mm

GWR loco whistles

SKU: WHS00275