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  1. ross replied to the thread Decauville Type 1... a new production build in England....

    Much as we all have a place in our hearts for the quarry Hunslet, they seem ten-a-penny on small narrow gauge lines. Decauville's seem rather novel and fresh in comparison. And I could keep one in the barn....

    Nov 21, 2017 at 7:03 PM
  2. ross liked Goldie's post in the thread Brecon Mountain Railway.

    There are some great photos of the BMR's Baldwin No. 1 "Santa Teresa" on the railway's Facebook page, looking very impressive with herfreshly painted cab and boiler fittings in place: https://m.facebook.com/BreconMountainRailway/ I don't think...

    IMG_0415.PNG Nov 19, 2017 at 11:54 PM
  3. ross replied to the thread Paint froth question!.

    Such a handsome , well proportioned locomotive, above the footplate. Below the footplate, it has a sort of BMW on bricks in Moss Side look. "They've nicked me alloys"

    Nov 19, 2017 at 11:05 PM
  4. ross replied to the thread Paint froth question!.

    How much track was actually laid before they cottoned to this problem?

    Nov 19, 2017 at 10:12 PM
  5. ross replied to the thread Paint froth question!.

    Please explain? What is Fletcher's patent? I always thought the basis for the model was a LSWR Drummond C14 BR no 30590. Nellie was a very attractive model. I remember coveting my neighbour's Hornby "Rural Rambler" set in spring of '76

    Nov 18, 2017 at 10:23 PM
  6. ross liked Johnb's post in the thread Paint froth question!.

    You need to go to Specsavers!!

    Nov 18, 2017 at 9:58 PM