Boiler construction update

DB Meiningen have continued with the construction of the two new boilers.  The following images show some of the progress.  All photos DB(M)/A1SLT.

One of the smokebox tubeplates which will be butt-welded to the boiler barrel.

The firebox crown, drilled for stays.

The crown in place on the inverted boiler.

The smokebox tubeplate in position.

The inner firebox in place showing the combustion chamber in the boiler barrel.

The firebox outer sheets, drilled for stays.