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Bachmann Colas Class 66

On my visits to Ely, one of my favourite trains is the Hoo Junction to Whitemore Yard Departmental service. This can be anything from a light engine(s) to massive trains of engineers stock, including cranes. 107 more words

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O Gauge Class 15 and Class 37

After the arrival of some new loco’s the research started as which loco’s I wanted to represent. I still find that researching is one of the most interesting stages of bringing my visions to life. 435 more words


Take one Pug..

Some time ago I came across some pictures of someone converting a Dapol/Hornby Pug into a (near enough) Manning Wardle H class which turned out to be from a… 307 more words


O Gauge Weathering for Les Williams

Last Saturday I had a visit from a very old friend, Les Williams. I have been doing work for Les for nearly twenty years. Les, like myself is moving more towards O gauge, although we both still have quite an interest in OO. 216 more words


O Gauge arrivals Dec 2016

We have four new Locomotives, 2 Dapol 08 Shunters (at last) for my son and two Ebay purchased steam loco for me.

Firstly the Dapol 08’s. 562 more words


A tale of Two DRS Class 20's

I will start with 20307, I made this using an A1 Models conversion kit and a Lima model as the  base, this was before Shawplan had done their finer etched conversion. 161 more words

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