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by pstanton
Mon Jun 15, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: LNWR Locomotives
Topic: Locos on the Oxford-Cambridge line?
Replies: 3
Views: 238

Re: Locos on the Oxford-Cambridge line?

A bit more from my friends in Bedfordshire! "I’m not an expert on LNWR but so far as I understand the common engines were 1900-through to the 1920’s 18” & 19” Goods, 2-4-0 Jumbo and Precursors. and by the later 1920’s Prince of Wales 4-6-0’s. I’ve seen some pictures of Coal Tanks but have no copies ...
by pstanton
Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: LNWR Locomotives
Topic: Locos on the Oxford-Cambridge line?
Replies: 3
Views: 238

Re: Locos on the Oxford-Cambridge line?

A first reply from my friends in Bedfordshire!! "A quick look at LMS Engine Sheds, it says 1903 practically all Oxford branch work was Lady of the Lake 2-2-2 class nos 1429 Alfred Paget and 1433 Daphne. Others were seen too. One Bletchley link to Oxford for a 5'6" 2-4-2 tank. Oxford to Cambridge boo...
by pstanton
Sun Jun 14, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: LNWR Locomotives
Topic: Locos on the Oxford-Cambridge line?
Replies: 3
Views: 238

Re: Locos on the Oxford-Cambridge line?

I've passed the question on to my old friends at Sandy in the East Beds Society. They're all pretty cute on the history of this line.
by pstanton
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:36 pm
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: Kit Instructions
Replies: 8
Views: 275

Re: Kit Instructions

Hi David This sort of petered out! Did you go any further; I have a steadily increasing archive as I've tidied up during the house building work!! I suspect there are an awful lot of GEM / Lychett Manor models about and i have some great articles on improving them. In that case there is the matter o...
by pstanton
Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: LNWR wagon grey
Replies: 6
Views: 243

Re: LNWR wagon grey

I can remember Ken Wood saying Humbrol 27 grey was perfectly acceptable!

Peter
by pstanton
Tue Jan 07, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: Hattons announce 4 & 6 wheel carriages in LNWR livery
Replies: 4
Views: 162

Re: Hattons announce 4 & 6 wheel carriages in LNWR livery

Comments noted; perhaps a muted reference in LNWR Modeller?! Yes I do have cardboard sides from GEM; TT and OO!!

All the best

Peter
by pstanton
Tue Oct 01, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: LNWR Stations
Topic: Hamstead Station
Replies: 0
Views: 118

Hamstead Station

Member Peter Chapman has posted: "A station colleague of mine has drawn attention to the drawer handles stamped L&NWR in his station at Hamstead (Birmingham). I believe that the wooden station building, dating from the re-siting of the station in 1899, may be the oldest LNWR wooden buildings still b...
by pstanton
Tue Jul 09, 2019 8:46 am
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: Kit Instructions
Replies: 8
Views: 275

Re: Kit Instructions

quite right! however what about GEM? Do lychett Manor hold the IPR?

Some mainfacruers make theirs availble and we could just show alink?

peter
by pstanton
Sun Jul 07, 2019 4:44 pm
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: Kit Instructions
Replies: 8
Views: 275

Kit Instructions

I've just been asked for and have scanned a set of instructions for a K's Problem. I've just been kindly given a Modeller's World 4mm scale six wheel passenger carriage; part built. Whilst I would hope I should be able to complete it I wonder if anyone has a set of instructions for this or a similar...
by pstanton
Wed Mar 20, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Wants
Topic: GEM LNWR Prince of Wales
Replies: 0
Views: 137

GEM LNWR Prince of Wales

TT gauge - Romford Chassis Kit for GEM LNWR Prince of Wales

There's a body kit on Ebay at the moment; however before I dip my toe in does anybody have the chassis kit ; built or unbuilt, please?

Regards


Peter Stanton