Category Archive: COMPLETE MODELS

‘HOT SPOT’ A gauge ‘1’ hot air locomotive with a carriage and two trucks.


This American styled locomotive is Mr.R.Roebuck’s version of the Mr Rob Keys’ Caloric No 1 (published in Model Engineer in July 1992), which was a development of a design of hot air rail motor by MR.H.A.Barnett (published in M.E. in August 1958) . The linkage has been further developed courtesy of another Guildford club member’s …

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5″ gauge LMS ‘JINTY’ 0-6-0 tank locomotive.


A design of tank locomotive in 5″ gauge which you do not see modelled that often, but quite heavy and powerful like many 0-6-0 tank locomotives were in full size and should have ample tractive effort in model form to cope with passenger haulage, Although complete and certainly running on air nicely in both directions, …

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7.25″ Gauge Kerr Stuart ‘WREN’


This model has been under construction for a number of years and the builder has reach an age where he can no longer complete the model. I have received instructions to complete the minor outstanding work and then offer the model on the market. The model has a John Ellis commercial boiler constructed back in …

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5″ gauge GWR ‘KING’ class 4-6-0 locomotive


This is a nice example of a GWR  ‘KING’  class locomotive which has been built as a working model with basic detail. In full working order with current boiler certification, on the commercially built boiler, this model will make a powerful passenger haulage model able to cope with almost any situation. The model has the …

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5″ gauge LSWR C14 0-4-0 Dock Tank Locomotive


This model has been built by a railway engineer of many years standing having started his career at Ashford Works  as an apprentice and remained in the rail industry until retirement. He started with Don Young’s modified design for Railmotor Three and has adapted it to give an even more realistic model of this small …

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3.5″ gauge London Brighton and South Coast ‘ATLANTIC’ 4-4-2


Built as the London Brighton and South Coast Railway variation of LBSC’s ‘MAISIE’ this model has there versions of the running boards ,cab and tender so is a little different to the standard Maisie thanks to the original builder. I have just spent considerable time sorting the alternative regulator which is now fitted to this …

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5″ gauge SWEET PEA narrow gauge locomotive ‘CHRISTINE’


The third model to this design which I currently have in stock. Again built from the Buckler design this model is again different from the other two ,with another shape of saddle tank and an interesting design of additional water supply for the injector from a tank mounted on a pony truck behind the locomotive. …

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1.5inch scale ALLCHIN traction engine ‘ROYAL CHESTER’


This model is built to the popular design by W.J.Hughes for this 1.5 inch scale model.  Complete and in full working order with current boiler certification and past boiler history this model is different to most of the others in that the livery has been personalized by being painted green instead of the normal maroon. …

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3.5″ gauge Freelance 2-6-4 Tank locomotive ‘JUPITER’


This model is very similar in size and construction to Martin Evans ‘JUBILEE TANK’. We suspect that the chassis  is actually to that design but the boiler fitted has a round top fire box instead of the Belpaire type and the tanks and cab are similar to that of a LNER L1 class locomotive. Supplied …

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2.5″ gauge ‘FAYETTE’ Pacific locomotive.

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Built to LBSC design for this Freelance PACIFIC. This model has the more unusual Walschaerts’ valve gear running the outside cylinders. Fitted with a double acting water pump and tender hand pump for water feed. This model now has full certification on the boiler and runs extremely well on the rolling road.   £1495.00        

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