You're right Dan. The person who assembled the loco has mistakenly fitted a Southern hemisphere coupling hook for use 'Down Under'. Your Merchant Navy is looking very nice indeed not forgetting those great castings you're doing for it.
LOL! website should be back up soon Jim, Brad is still in OZ so can't change the address yet. Been on traction engine castings mainly for last week or so but hope to get something done on the MN soon. Dan.