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by murryb
Sat Aug 22, 2015 6:07 am
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: Coach Kits
Replies: 6
Views: 908

Re: Coach Kits

Received my goods from the O Gauge E&T today. The Coach Kit Set history from the instruction booklet seems to be ACME then ACORN for FIRST CLASS COACHES. Modellers World is also mentioned.
Will post more information and Photos when my secretary has returned from PERU.

Murry
by murryb
Thu Aug 06, 2015 7:35 pm
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: Coach Kits
Replies: 6
Views: 908

Re: Coach Kits

I have a holding claim on the kits and will make my mind up on what I want after I have been to the scrap dealer with the results of all the frosts we have had lately. Every cloud has a silver lining.

Murry
by murryb
Thu Aug 06, 2015 7:45 am
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: Coach Kits
Replies: 6
Views: 908

Coach Kits

Can anyone provide any information about First Class LNWR coach kits. there are some listed on the O Gauge E@T. Also Zero Zephyrs loco kits.

Thanks Murry
by murryb
Mon Jul 06, 2015 9:51 am
Forum: LNWR Train Services
Topic: Refrigerated Cargo
Replies: 1
Views: 1385

Refrigerated Cargo

As you are aware NZ and Australia sent large amounts of frozen meat and dairy products to the UK being landed at London and Liverpool. Were there cool stores for the storage of the meat ( one shipment was 105,000 carcasses of mutton) Did the company run special trains and would it have been involved...
by murryb
Sun Jun 07, 2015 7:17 am
Forum: Sales
Topic: Vectis Auction 6th June at Rugby
Replies: 17
Views: 2690

Re: Vectis Auction 6th June at Rugby

I am once I reimburse somebody now the proud owner of 2 Chowbent wagons. Bit worried about the Red Wine as a fee for doing the biding, is it to be supplied before or after. Does anyone know who might of been the builder of the coaches/Wagons. Stephen thinks going to an auction and biding is a cure f...
by murryb
Thu May 21, 2015 7:45 am
Forum: Modelling the LNWR
Topic: Motor Car Truck Brakes
Replies: 0
Views: 437

Motor Car Truck Brakes

Need a bit of help in regards the positioning of the Vacuum cylinder. I have my doubts that the position shown on the sketch is correct also the brake levers are wrong hence the reason for the question. Photo on page 164 Jenkinson LNWR COACHES, there is also one on zenfolio
by murryb
Tue Apr 07, 2015 8:47 am
Forum: LNWR Carriages
Topic: 25ft CCT
Replies: 12
Views: 1650

Re: 25ft CCT

Simon, yes I would,you can drop me an E-Mail if you like

Mike , I will try the RREC. Unfortunately the only Rolls I can afford are either the bread or canhardly Model. Will have to increase the charge out rate. Iron Knickers has just scored a free trip to Dubai for 5 nights
by murryb
Sun Apr 05, 2015 8:25 am
Forum: LNWR Carriages
Topic: 25ft CCT
Replies: 12
Views: 1650

Re: 25ft CCT

Brian Firstly thanks for what you did in supplying the cover page for the Permanent way books, very interesting. Do you have anything to do with the RREC and if so could you enquire if they might have any photos of the LNWR MOTOR CAR CCTs, it is a bit of a long shot but it does seem odd that with al...
by murryb
Sat Apr 04, 2015 9:19 am
Forum: LNWR Carriages
Topic: 27ft CCT
Replies: 18
Views: 3079

Re: 27ft CCT

These are the drawings mentioned in the first posting the Mulliners is a bit of a mystery as the toplights do not conform to what is known and until a photo surfaces the drawing will have to be taken with caution unless somebody comes up with an answer.
by murryb
Fri Apr 03, 2015 8:05 am
Forum: LNWR Carriages
Topic: 25ft CCT
Replies: 12
Views: 1650

25ft CCT

Drawing for 25ft CCT D447
232 The Star Motor Co
64 J A Lawton
1054 J A Lawton
794 Rippon Bros
600 Forder & Co