Category Archive: COMPLETE MODELS

5″ gauge SWEET PEA locomotive.

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Built to the standard Buckler design apart from being an 0-4-2 wheel configuration. This model will be sold in full working order with current boiler certification but will benefit from some revision on the state of the pipework and also on the paint which is tired and needs refreshing. Built with a copper boiler and …

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7.25″ gauge ‘RAINHILL’ Victorian Locomotive.

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This is a very unusual model to see,let alone in 7.25″ gauge and makes an excellent small locomotive in this larger gauge allowing the owner to have fun driving while still be easily transported. The loco is a one man lift, for those with a sound back, and could easily fit in quite a small …

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5″ gauge ‘PRINCESS OF WALES’ Midland Tender Locomotive

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  Built to the Martin Evans design by the well known model engineer John Walker back in 1981. This model remains in excellent  mechanical condition even though it has covered several hundred’s of miles on a considerable number of tracks around the country while in John’s ownership.  Now in his eighties John has decided this …

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3″ scale BURRELL Traction Engine and riding truck

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3″ scale BURRELL traction engine and riding truck. The model is built to the PLASTOW design and will be commissioned in to working order before sale. Fitted with a copper boiler for which we have past boiler history and new certification will be issued as part of the commissioning. This model has not seen much …

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1.5″ scale ‘MARSHALL PORTABLE’

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Built to exhibition standards, this model is a true work of the model builder’s art. Construction commence in the early 1980’s with drawings and castings by Reeves and were then supplemented by considerable research and acquisition of many original documents and photographs, of both portables in preservation and pictures of them during their working life. …

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5″ gauge LBSC ‘SPEEDY’ GWR 15XX class locomotive

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This is an excellent example of LBSC’s ‘SPEEDY’ design which is an ever popular design with many models running at clubs all over the country.. This model is an excellent example with some additional detail and comes with a wagon to provide coal space and a water tank for the two injectors. There is an …

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5″ gauge ‘POLLY 2′ 0-4-0 tender engine

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This is an early ‘POLLY 2 built I think from a kit of parts supplied by J.G.S. CLARKE the original designer of these Polly Models. I will be recommissioning this model in to full working order with current boiler certification as it has sat for a number of years in the owner’s house unused. As …

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5″ gauge LSWR ‘KING ARTHUR’ 4-6-0 tender Locomotive

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The builder of this engine took the Martin Evans design in 2.5″ gauge and carefully scaled it up to 5″ gauge. this model has come from the same source as the Argentine tank and American ‘Consolidation’ that I have had previously but this time was of his own construction. Completed in the early 1990’s this …

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3.5″ gauge ‘BANTAM COCK’ 2-6-2 tender locomotive

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This model arrived with me just before Christmas and I have given it a visual inspection and have commissioned it in to full working order with current boiler certification.  The model is currently finished in lined green LNER livery    Fitted with an axle pump and hand pump for water feed which meets the test requirements, …

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7.25″ Gauge Kerr Stuart ‘WREN’

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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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