With its sleek design and authentic features, this engine will add an extra touch of magic to your child's playtime experience. This black Ivatt Engine is a replica of one of George Ivatt's original steam engines. This train will be sure to delight any child who loves locomotives and railways. It comes with a piece of track, so they can start building their own railway system right away.
✓ Comes with one piece of wooden track and a buffer for any emergency stops. Wooden train play encourages creativity and imaginative role play.
✓ Made from high quality responsibly sourced materials, this sturdy engine will last through years of fun!
✓ Wooden train play encourages creativity and imaginative role play.
A delightful range of replicas from the golden age of rail
This impressive black Ivatt Engine wooden train is inspired with the designed by George Ivatt, 128 trains were built between 1946 and 1953 using this design. The set comes with one piece track to play on along with an emergency buffer for any unexpected stops! Wooden train sets are great because they encourage creative imagination in young children through role playing games that involve journeys or even just imaginary trips around their house! The Ivatt Engine's magnetic couplings ensure compatibility with all other engines and carriages in the Bigjigs Rail range.
If your kids love trains, then this is the perfect toy for them! Purchase this Ivatt Engine today!
Peter & his wife Lizare started Bigjigs in 1985. Peter used to handmade wooden jigsaws at the bottom of his garden in the shed. Liz & Peter were both teachers so were always interested in educational toys, and this has always been a strong feature in all Bigjigs toys, strong child development is at the forefront of all design. Pete decided to upskill himself and become a Craft Design teacher. 2017, their two sons, Sam and Tom became the Directors. The company has expanded its operations to sell online as well as supplying other retailers in year 2018. Bigjigs Rail, Didicar, Tidlo and ZooBooKoo are all part of the Bigjigs family.
1. At what age is this suitable to play?
Suitable for ages 3y+
2. What is the toy dimensions?
3.56 x 5 x 10.9 cm
3. Are these plastic-free?
Of course! All toys in our website are made from high quality, sustainably sourced wood.
4. What skills will the toy help develop?
Develops creativity and imaginative role play
5. How do train toys help child development?
Your child's train set is a powerful portal into their creative and problem solving abilities. They can build tracks that seamlessly transport the trains, as well as design different layouts to challenge themselves with increasingly intricate track systems.