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O EUROPEAN

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Brief News

We constantly struggle to keep upto date with our ever changing stock.  If you are visiting us to see something listed on this site, please ring to check we still have it before you set out.

 

TENNENT'S TRAINS MODEL SHOP

After 50 years serving the model railway hobby John Tennent is retiring.  For this reason the Model Shop Tennent's Trains is for sale.

MODEL SHOP FOR SALE

 

BANK HOLIDAY OPENING

Monday 25 May - CLOSED

Tuesday 26 May - CLOSED

Wednesday 27 May - OPEN return to normal opening.

(21 May 2015)

 

for 7 DAYS OO BUILDINGS PLASTIC KIT SALE

25% off rrp on Gaugemaster, Ratio, Wills and Peco plastic building kits.  For 7 days from Friday 22 May, ends Thursday 28 May.

(21 May 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

Hornby and Hornby Railroad Series OO coaches and wagons in  OO BRITISH.

Peco N gauge buildings in  N BRITISH.

(21 May 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

OO secondhand coaches Hornby, Triang, Lima in  OO BRITISH.

(28 April 2015)

 

30% OFF RRP ON TRAIN SETS, SUPERQUICK, SKALEDALE

TRAIN SET SALE.  30% off rrp on all train sets, N, OO, O and G gauge.  Starts today and last for 2 weeks until the 26 May.

Train Set Sale 30%off.

SUPERQUICK BUILDING KIT SALE.  30% off rrp on all Superquick OO building kits.  Starts today and last for 2 weeks until the 26 May.

SKALEDALE BUILDING SALE.  30% off rrp on all Skaledale OO buildings.  Starts today and last for 2 weeks until the 26 May.

skaledale buildings 30% off rrp

(28 April 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

More Wagon Kits for O gauge O BRITISH

Hornby O gauge tinplate locos and rolling stock, go to the bottom of O BRITISH

Narrow gauge kits for 16mm and 7mm narrow gauge  NARROW.

(28 April 2015)

 

BOOK SALE

book sale new books half price

New books half price.  All new books in stock published before the first of January 2015 are now half price.

In stock are Middleton Press Books, Ian Allan Books, Oakwood Press Books, Lightmoor Press Books, Irwell Press Books.

new books half price

(9 May 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

O BRITISH wagon kits and Peco items.

Slater's 16mm wagon kits in G GAUGE.

Ratio N gauge kits in N BRITISH .

(5 May 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

OO plastic kits in  OO BRITISH.

(28 April 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

G gauge garden railway items, figures, Kadees and castings. G GAUGE.

OO gauge locos, coaches and train sets.  OO BRITISH.

(24 April 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

Hornby Dublo collectables.  A few items shown here more in the shop. HBY DUBLO.

O gauge tinplate British items.  O BRITISH.

(22 April 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

N gauge British, coaches and rolling stock, click here  N BRITISH.

N gauge American diesels and freight cars, click here N AMERICAN.

(20 April 2015)

 

NEW ITEMS ADDED

MTH 3 rail O gauge USA diesel and steam, click here  O AMERICAN.

HO American diesels and freight cars, click here HO AMERICAN.

MTH 3 rail O gauge European Steam, click here O EUROPEAN.

(18 April 2015)

 

OO TRAMS AND BUSES

Birmingham Leyland double decker bus, mint boxed, EFE. £10.

(3 April 2015)

 

DINKY TOY REPAINTS

1940's Packard, nice respray.  £16.

1940's Lincoln Zepher.  £18.

(3 April 2015)

 

DARSTEAD COACHES O gauge 3 rail

New in stock Darstead Coaches with interior lights and flexible corridor connections.  Sets in stock are

LMS lined red.

Late Stanier type in unlined LMS maroon.

Late Stanier type in unlined BR maroon.

Each set contains 3 coaches.  £275 a set.

(3 April 2015)

 

Gauge O FINESCALE

Great Western B set coach, built and painted ex Westdale Kit. £75.

GWR bogie Siphon, poor.  £30.

(3 April 2015)

 

Gauge 1 USA OUTLINE

Alco PA A&B unit diesels Rio Grande livery, USA Trains boxed.  £325.

(3 April 2015)

 

HORNBY DUBLO

Co Bo diesel, nice unboxed, Hornby Dublo 2 rail.  £89.

A4 Pacific Silver King non runner.  £20.

(3 April 2015)

 

INTERESTING OO KIT BUILD SECONDHAND

LNER K3 mogul No 1397 £70.

41XX prairie tank Great Western green No 6155  £50.

Stanier Mogul BR livery No 42967 £85.

Items are secondhand, unboxed, good condition.

(30 March 2015)

 

INTERESTING OO MODIFIED PROPRIETARY SECONDHAND

BR class 4 4-6-0 modified from Trix £60.

City of Leicester BR green scaled up from Wrenn £75.

Items are secondhand, unboxed, good condition.

(30 March 2015)

 

MAMOD SECONDHAND NICE UNBOXED

Open wagons, log wagons with load and vans all at £30 each.

Coaches £35 each.

Log wagons no load £20 each.

Items are secondhand, unboxed, good condition.

(30 March 2015)

 

LGB SECONDHAND

Hopper wagon No 47690, boxed as new. £95.

Tank wagon No 41834, boxed as new. £75.

Peco G gauge flexible track unused.  £13 a length.

(30 March 2015)

 

MTH RAIL KING 3 rail O GAUGE

Items are nice boxed.

Pennsy E8 AA set.  £225.

UP C30-7.  £175.

Coach set 4 car Michigan/New York Central.  £135.

Stock car.  £27.50.

Pennsy style caboose.  £32.

(30 March 2015)

 

LIONEL O GAUGE

New Jersey tank car, boxed. £25.

Wabash caboose with light and smoke, boxed.  £50.

Marathon Tank car, unboxed.  £30.

Union Pacific FA1 AA set, silver livery.  £125.

Wabash Geep.  £75.

(30 March 2015)

 

OTHER O GAUGE

Pennsy coaches, Kline boxed.  £30 each.

Box cars Kline.  £15 each.

Woodside reefers Atlas.  £35 each.

UP caboose Atlas.  £35.

Oil depot hand built, excellent.  £60.

(30 March 2015)

 

DARSTEAD IN STOCK

6 wheel coach sets, liveries available London Midland and Scottish.  Plain roof sets are £165.  Clerestory roof sets are £175.

6 wheel luggage vans, Motorcar vans, Parcel vans, and Horse Boxes in various liveries.  £69 each.

4 wheel advertising vans, various liveries, £45 each.

Single Road Engine Shed £145.  Single road extension £65.  Buy both at once and get both for £195.

Double Road Engine Shed £175.  Double road extension £85.  Buy both at once and get them for £245.

(11 March 2015)

 

On30 BACHMANN SECONDHAND

Items are secondhand, boxed as new.

Sandy River and Rangley Lakes 2-4-4T Forney.  DCC sound.  Bachmann 25494.  £195.

2 truck Shay, livery Pochontas Lumber.  Bachmann 25660.  £85.

Porter 0-4-0ST undecorated.  Bachmann 25399.  £45.

Porter 0-4-2ST.  £50.

Sandy River and Rangley Lakes caboose.  Bachmann 26777.  £18.

(11 March 2015)

 

DARSTEAD O gauge TINPLATE

We have been appointed Darstead agents.  For sometime we have sold this range of coaches and buildings.  Now we have been appointed agents.

DARSTEAD.

(10 March 2015)

 

NEW BOOKS IN

New books now on our shelves.  From Kalmbach Publishing

Model Railroads go to War by Bernard Kempinski.

Guide to Narrow Gauge Modelling by Tony Koester.

Shelf Layouts for Model Railroads by Iain Rice.

British Topic New Books.

Narrow Gauge Lines of the British Isles £25.00.

The LBSCR Atlantics £22.50.

The GWR Exposed Swindon in the Days of Collett £30.00.

Western Branches, Western Byeways  £20.00.

Golden Valley Past & Present  £20.00.

(10 March 2015)

 

EUROPEAN O gauge COACH SET 3 rail

In stock at the time of writing are;

European 5 car SNCF coach set.  MTH Premier Series 20-60022.  £449.95 the set.

(27 February 2015)

 

AMERICAN O gauge COACH SET 3 rail

Secondhand as new.

Erie Lackawanna 4 car Madison.  Williams  2510.  £95 the set.

(27 February 2015)

 

AMERICAN O gauge COACH SETS 3 rail

In stock at the time of writing are;

Santa Fe Madison 70ft Baggage car and Madiston 70ft Observation car.  MTH Premier Series 20-3259B.  £189.95 the pair.

New York Central two tone gray 70ft Combine car and Diner car.  MTH Premier Series 20-4126.  £189.95 the pair.

Santa Fe set of 5 70ft streamline cars.  MTH Premier Series 20-65230.  £449.95 the set.

Amtrak set of 5 70ft streamline cars.  MTH Premier Series 20-65198.  £449.95 the set.

(27 February 2015)

 

G gauge

Secondhand as new items, boxed.

Bogie hopper wagon, LGB 47690.  £95.

Bogie car, LGB 41834.  2 available.  £75 each.

Unused Peco G gauge flexi track.  £13 a yard.

(27 February 2015)

 

O gauge LIONEL

Excellent restorations, unboxed.

2-6-2 loco and tender #1666.  £85.

(17 February 2015)

 

O gauge ACE

BR Brake Van.  £35.

Items are secondhand as new.

(17 February 2015)

 

HO AMERICAN SECONDHAND

Items as nice, boxed.

Canadian National Railways Alco FA1 loco in green and gold livery.  £60.

Canadian Pacific tender, unboxed Mehano.  £10.

Great Northern tender, unboxed Mehano.  £10.

BAR tricolour 50ft box car, Athearn.  £10.

Maine Central 40 foot box car, Yardmaster.  £8.

Northern Pacific 50 foot Reefer, Athearn.  £6.50.

Canadian National Railway 45 foot highway trailer, AccuRail.  £6.50.

Northern Pacific 40 foot box car, Athearn.  £6.50.

Maine Central 49 foot box car, Athearn.  £10.

Northern Pacific 40 foot box car, Roundhouse.  £6.50.

(17 February 2015)

 

N gauge AMERICAN DIESELS

Secondhand American diesels, good condition, many boxed.

Union Pacific U boat Bachmann.  £20.00.

General Electric U Boat AT&SF passenger livery Bachmann.  £20.00.

EMD F unit Union Pacific Bachmann.  £20.00.

Rig Grande EMD F unit Arnold (in wrong box)  £30.00.

Santa Fe Passenger livery F unit Minitrix £30.00.

(9 February 2015)

 

ACE TRAINS REPRODUCTION HORNBY O gauge TINPLATE

New from ACE Trains, Hornby O gauge reproduction items.

Water Tower (series 2) illuminated.  £175.

(9 February 2015)

 

OO LMS LOCOS AND COACHES SECONDHAND

LMS Suburban coach.  Airfix, boxed, unused.  £8.00.

LMS Corridor coach.  Trix, good condition.  £4.00.

LMS Royal Mail Traveling Post Office TPO coach.  Hornby, good condition.  £8.00.

(16 January 2015)

 

ACE TRAINS BRITANNIAS

On their way more of the superb ACE trains O gauge Britannias.  £695.

Phone for details of the names, available.

(16 January 2015)

 

NEW TRAIN TECH COACH LIGHTING UNIT

Coach lighting unit, self contained with battery, no need to fit pickups.  Like their sound units the coach lighting is motion sensitive.  It switches on when the train starts moving and switches off after the train has stopped for a few seconds.

Unit is suitable for steam period or diesel period coaches.  £20.

Back in stock Train Tech sound units.  These sound units are self contained with battery, no need to fit pickups.  The unit is motion sensitive and starts when the train starts moving.  Has whistle sounds.

Steam sound unit £39.95.

Diesel sound unit £40.00.

(16 January 2015)

 

NEW 12 volt MINI DRILL

Small 12 volt mini drill suitable for running from a 12 volt variable DC supply.  £9.95.

These is new from Gaugemaster.

(16 January 2015)

 

NEW OO gauge PLASTIC KITS, PRECOLOURED

Fordhampton station building.  £24.95.

Fordhampton Signal Box building.  £9.95.

Fordhampton Level Crossing.  £10.95.

Fordhampton Footbridge.  £16.95.

These are new kits from Gaugemaster.

(16 January 2015)

 

GAUGEMASTER CONTROLLERS HALF PRICE

Gaugemaster controllers, refurbished and guarranted by Gaugemaster.

Gaugemaster D controller.  £45.

Gaugemaster P controller.  £45.

Gaugemaster U controller.  £21.

Gaugemaster D controller.  £45.

Gaugemaster 100M controller.  £39.

(16 January 2015)

 

O gauge BUILDINGS, BUILT AND PAINTED

Lime Kiln based on one at Manesfield Woodhouse.  £64.50.

Buildings are built and painted, ready to drop on the layout.

(9 January 2015)

 

O gauge 3 rail track BACK IN STOCK

Atlas 072 curves, O gauge 3 rail.

Lionel 054 curves, O gauge 3 rail.

Unavailable for some time, we now have both the above in stock.

(9 January 2015)

 

On30, O16.5 Narrow Gauge

4-4-0 steam loco and tender with outside frames, undecorated.  £205.

4-4-0 steam loco and tender with inside frames, undecorated.  £121.

Single Deck Tram Car, 4 wheeler, livery United Traction.  £60.

0-4-2 saddle tank steam loco, livery Greenbrier Lumber Company.  £108.

(9 January 2015)

 

NEW FROM ACE TRAINS

Great Western Pannier tank No5796 in British Railways satin black, E/21D, £325.

(18 December 2014)

 

16mm NARROW GAUGE

Denver and Rio Grande 28 seat bogie coach in green, semi scale scratch built with turned brass parts.  US style coupler at one end, Accucraft coupler at the other end.  £120.

(18 December 2014)

 

BACHMANN FARISH N GAUGE TRAIN SET

Just in Bachmann Steel Worker Train Set N gauge with 08 Diesel Shunter and 3 Hopper Wagons, our price £99.95.

(18 December 2014)

 

IN FROM PROSES TRACK CLEANER,  TRACK TESTER

Track Voltage Tester indicates low/mid/high voltage for OO/HO, available for 2 and 3 rail.  £13.99.

Track cleaner, a cleaning pad on a long flexible arm, ideal for reaching awkward lengths of track.  Suitable for Z, N, TT, HO and OO gauges.  £6.50.

(18 December 2014)

 

NEW BOOKS

Private Owner Wagons Vol 13 from Keith Turton.  The 13 collection of photographs showing the huge variety of Private Owner Wagons seen on British tracks.  £32.50.

Tracks to the Trenches describes French WW1 narrow gauge.  By Colonel Pe'chot, Hardback, 259 pages, £36.75.

Iron Work Horses describes Australian Industrial Locos, contains a fantastic collection of colour and black and white photographs.  By Bruce MacDonald.  Hardback 176 pages.  £36.75.

(18 December 2014)

 

HO AMERICAN SECONDHAND

Budd RDC railcar Santa Fe DC191, Proto 1000 boxed.  £45.00.

Budd RDC railcar Santa Fe DC192, Proto 1000 boxed.  £45.00.

Santa Fe diesel No 2158, blue and yellow livery, Atlas boxed.  £60.

Burlington Northern diesel No6642 in Cascade Green, Athearn boxed.  £40.

GE 44ton diesel Santa Fe black No464, Bachmann boxed.  £35.

GE U33C diesel in Santa Fe blue and yellow No8523.  Athearn boxed. £40.

F40 PH diesel No2105, Walthers Trainline boxed.  £35.

Genesis SD75M diesel Santa Fe No241, Athearn boxed.  £75.

Amtrak F40 PH1 No300, Walthers Trainline, boxed.  £35.

EMD F45 diesel, Santa Fe blue and yellow No5950, Athearn boxed.  £40.

EMD GP35 diesel, Soo Line No730, Athearn boxed.  £40.

Burlington Northern box car, green, Kadee couplings, Roundhouse boxed. £5.

REA Express Reefer Santa Fe green, Kadee couplings.  Walthers boxed.  £20.

(18 December 2014)

 

NEW BOOKS

Eden Valley Railway, new fully revised edition from Oakwood Press.  £9.95.

Davington Light Railway, new much expanded edition from Oakwood Press.  £7.95.

The Evesham to Redditch Line, Oakwood Press.  £16.95.

Warwickshire Lime and Cement Railways, includes lots of narrow gauge.  Oakwood Press.  £19.95.

West Midlands Industrial Steam in Colour, new from Irwell.  £12.99.

Steaming into the Sixties's, new from Irwell.  £12.99.

Book of the Black Fives, Volume 4, new from Irwell Press.  £28.95.

The Bryn Gwyn Branch, from the Welsh Highland Heritage Group.  £15.

The Stafford and Uttoxeter Railway, Lightmoor Press.  £30.00.

Walsall Trolley Buses, Middleton Press.  £17.95.

Branch Lines around Market Drayton.  £17.95.

(5 December 2014)

 

TRAIN TECH SOUND UNITS

Come and hear this at the shop.

No DCC/digital, no extra wiring.  These are self contained modules battery powered that fit in a tender or a trailing coach/wagon.  The unit gives steam sounds and is activated by the movement of the train.  On moving Chuffs and Whistles are heard, when stationary coaling noises are heard.  Excellent value at £39.95 including battery.

(5 December 2014)

 

O gauge ACE BRITANNIA PACIFIC'S

70000 Britannia in BR green lined, gloss finish, red plates £695.

(15 November 2014)

 

O gauge 3 rail, 2 rail, TINPLATE and BIG BIG TRAIN

A large selection of O gauge items, nice unboxed.  Locos, wagons, coaches, track and buildings are in the mix.  Below are some of the items just taken in.

(10 November 2014)

 

O gauge BASSETT LOWKE 3 rail

LMS Princess Pacific, Princess Elizabeth by Bassett Lowke.  Model is in nice condition, no box, and has an electric mechanism.  Some parts of the mechanism have been renewed.  £2,095.

BR Brake Van grey livery.  £20.

(10 November 2014)

 

O gauge HORNBY 3 rail

Milk Tank Wagon Hornby, some crazing of paint work, £195.

LMS flat wagon with cable drum.  £12.

 

BOOKS

Last Years of Steam in Shropshire and the Severn Railway.  Excellent photographs from mainly in colour.  Photographs from Jim Clements, book prepared by Michael Clements.  Lines covered include Tenbury Wells Branch, Clee Hill Inclines, Cleobury Mortimer and Ditton Priors Light Railway, Shropshire and Montgomeryshire Light Railway,  Tanet Valley Light Railway and several industrials.  Hardback £18.99.

Railways of South Africa.  Massive 400 page publication covers all South African Locomotives, steam, diesel and electric.  Loads of photographs both black and white and colour.  £49.95.

Pioneers of the Street Railway.  Early horse trams in the USA, UK and elsewhere.  £20.00.

Liverpool Tramways Vol 1 1869 - 1932.  Large format paper back photo Album.  £16.00.

New stock in to fill gaps on our shelves.

Great Western Branchline Modeling Vol 2.  £12.95.

The Art of Weathering.  £14.95.

Locomotive Kit/Chassis Construction.  £13.95.

Fine Scale Track in 4mm. £12.95.

Light Railway Design.  £8.95.

Whitemetal Locomotives (construction).  £10.95.

Landscape Modeling.  £12.95.

Narrow Gauge Modeling.  £16.95.

Narrow Gauge Adventure.  £26.95.

Modeling Trees Part 1.  £19.95.

Modeling Trees Part 2.  £21.95.

Modeling Grasslands and Landscape.  £24.95.

Loco Modeling Scratch and Kit Part 1.  £24.95.

Loco Modeling Scratch and Kit Part 2.  £26.95.

(3 November 2014)

 

NEW FROM ELECTROTREN HO

Vienna Articulated Tram.  £105.

(3 November 2014)

 

SLATERS NARROW GAUGE NEW SM32

WD Bogie Wagon (catalogue 16W05) £77.74.

K type tipper wagon (catalogue 16W06) £19.50.

A type wood 4 wheel open (catalogue 16W07) £33.75.

WD bogies 1 pair (catalogue 16B01).

 

BRITISH O gauge

BR ex GWR 0-6-0ST No1361 in BR black, ex Acorn brass and whitemetal kit with Slaters wheels, Markits gear box, and Guilplates cab and smokebox number.  £375.

Ex GWR 14XX 0-4-2T No1420, in BR/WR lined green livery.  Scratchbuilt in styrene and brass, brass and whitemetal detail castings, Springside backhead, rivet detail using entomological pins, Slaters wheels, reduction gearbox fitted.  £385.

 

AMERICAN On30 SECONDHAND

Heisler logging loco, livery Canfor Products (Canadian Forest Products).  Scratchbuilt from styrene, brass and lost wax castings.  Hornby wheels and X04 motor, dummy cylinders and motion.  £95.00.

 

ROCO DIGITAL CONTROLLER SPECIAL OFFER

Roco Z21 digital set up.  Modern wireless based system includes router.  Operation is by Android or Apple tablet or mobile (not included) using the free app.  System allows track voltage to be set to suit different scales.  Our price £275, rrp £349.95.

 

AMERICAN STEAM AND DIESEL 3 RAIL O gauge

Items are secondhand, good condition, many are boxed.

Pair of EMD SD35 diesels in Conrail blue.  1 powered, 1 unpowered.  MTH.  £275 the pair.

SD90 diesel Conrail livery.  MTH Rail King.  £120.

Western Maryland SD40 EMD Diesel, dummy.  MTH Premier.  £75 or ono.

AC4400CW diesel Ontario Northland livery.  MTH Premier.  £225.

GE U boat diesel, dummy, Lionel.  £35.

 

BOOKS ON OUR SHELVES

Longmoor Military Railway Volume 3, the locomotives and rolling stock.  Black Dwarf Lightmoor.  £30.

Branchlines of Strathearn.  Black Dwarf Lightmoor publication.  £30.

Ruston and Hornsby Diesel Album, Plateway Press.  £28.

 

WAR DEPARTMENT LIGHT RAILWAY ALBUM

A spectacular new book from Roy Link which a vast selection of photographs reproduced to a high standard.  Spectacular.  £31.95.

 

BOOK FROM TWELVE HEADS PRESS

Fayle's Tramways and Clay Mining in Purbeck.  Large hardback excellently produced.  £28.

 

BOOK ON THE BISHOPS CASTLE RAILWAY

New from the Bishops Castle Railway Society a book describing a journey on the line in 1934.  Includes many new and unpublished photographs.  £9.95 or £10.50 inc P&P.

 

NARROW GAUGE SCENIC SET FOR OO and HO

Scenic Narrow Gauge Railway suitable to detail a Quarry or Industrial site, £21.00.  Includes 4 wheel diesel loco (unpowered), 3 tipper trucks and a quantity of track and points (sleepers and rails are plastic), track is approximately 18inch gauge.  Made by Alhagen.

 

TILLIG HOm

Box van £23, cat no 15904.

Set of 2 open wagons £45, Tillig 15970.

Set of 2 bolster wagons £30, Tillig 15993.

Bogie Passenger Brake £38.00, Tillig 13960.

 

DAPOL O gauge

6 wheel milk tankers with United Dairies or Express Dairies lettering.

£63 ea.

8 plank open wagon Llay Coal in weathered or unweathered versions.

£42 each

 

PRE-WAR LIONEL TINPLATE O gauge

Secondhand Lionel items from the prewar period.

#657 Caboose.  £10.

#659 Tipper.  £10.

#1677 Gondola.  £10.

#1679 Baby Ruth Reefer.  £10.

#1682 Caboose.  £10.

#3559  Tipper.  £10.

 

ATLAS FREIGHT CARS O gauge 3 rail

Nice boxed Atlas 3 rail freight cars.

Baroid 3 bay cylindrical Hopper.  £35.

Wayne Feeds 3 bay cylindrical Hopper.  £35.

TP & W 3 bay cylindrical Hopper.  £35.

ACXF, 35,000 gallons.  £35.

Pacific Fruit Express wood sheathed Reefer.  £35.

 

ATLAS FREIGHT CARS O gauge 2 rail

Nice boxed Atlas 2 rail freight cars.

Great Northern/Peterson wood sheathed Reefer.  £35.

Cotton Belt extended vision Caboose.  £35.

Reading 40ft sliding door Box Car.  £35.

 

LMS BOGIES O gauge 3 rail

MTH LMS coach bogies, new.  £14.50 a pair.

 

AMERICAN BACKSCENES

Full colour backscenes, scenes include Whistle Stop, Eastern Foothills, Hotel and Business Area, Freight Yard and City to Country.  Each scene is 3ft long and 2 ft high, and are £17.98 each.

Also available are Instant Backscenes, part scenes to cut out and overlay on a sky background (an American version of the British Town Scenes).  Among those available are Mains Street Stores and Back Street Structures.

 

BOOKS

The Somerset and Dorset from Above, Vol 2 Evercreech to Bournemouth. £25.

Earl of Dudley's Railway by Ned Williams now in stock. £14.99.

Bryneylwys Slate Quarry (off the Talyllyn) by Sarah Eade. Back in stock. £20.

The Stations and Structures of the Midland and Great Northern Joint Railway, Vol 1 Lowestoft to Melton Constable, Black Dwarf Lightmoor. Due next week. £30.

Peckett Album from the Industrial Railway Society, due in next week.

The History of Thomas Green and Son builders of locomotives, traction engines and lawn mowers, Black Dwarf Lightmoor Due next week. £18.

 

MIDLAND RAILWAY BRAKE VANS OO gauge

Bachmann Midland Railway full body Brake Van, available in LMS and BR liveries with or without ducket.  Options are

Midland Brake Van in LMS grey with ducket

Midland Brake Van in LMS bauxite without ducket

Midland Brake Van in BR grey with ducket

Midland Brake Van in BR grey without ducket

Our price £12.70, rrp £14.95.

 

5 inch GAUGE RIDING CAR

Superb model of a Great Western Toad brake van,Museum quality. A fully detailed model of a WR Toad with working brakes and removable foot rests. A very strong yet scale model that can be used as a driving trolley on a 5inch ground level live steam railway. Collection only. £890.

 

METCALFE MODELS CARD KITS FOR N and OO gauge

We stock Metcalfe card building kits.  This is just a few examples of what we have in OO - M0051 Cobblestones £5.80,  M0054 Brick sheets £5.80, PO232 Goods Shed £13.99, PO237 Country Station £13.75, PO239 Wayside Station Shelter £11.99, PO242 Tunnel Entrance £8.93, PO250 Manor Farm House £9.50, PO251 Manor Farm Barn £9.50.

And in N a few examples - PN100 Red Brick sheets £5.80, PN104 Stone Built Terraced Houses £8.25, PN106 Low Relief Bank and Shops £6.50, PN113 Two Track Engine Shed £7.50, PN126 Parish Church £8.25, PN133 Signal Box £9.00, PN150 Manor Farm £8.25.

 

BOOKS

Of local interest is this new publication from Lightmoor Press.

British Railways, The First 25 Years, Volume 2, The West Midlands.  Authors J. Allan and A. Murray, published by Lightmoor Press.  £25.

Black and white photographs with text describing the history of the BR lines in the West Midlands.  Both ex Great Western and ex LMS lines are covered.

From Oakwood Press, Caersws, The Cambrian Railway Village.  £16.95.  Author Brian Poole.

(20 December 2013)

 

HORNBY

12ton Eastern Region Fish Van, white, R6638, our price £9.25.

12ton Eastern Region Fish Van set of 3, white with individual numbers, R6624, our price £25.95.

12ton Express Parcels Van, blue, R6639, our price £9.25.

 

BOOKS

British Railway History in Colour, Railways of Gloucestershire Vol. 1, West Gloucester and Wye Valley Lines, Lightmoor Press, £25.  FULL COLOUR, 280 pages.  The wonderful view on p226 not only shows how railways sat in the landscape, it also shows how many trees have grown over the last few decades.  Buy the book and go to Tintern Station and see how it is today.

Longmoor Military Value, Vol 2, £25, Lightmoor Press.

Robinson's Liveries of the Great Central Railway £19.50.

Oxford Great Western Wagons, both volumes republished as one, £55.

How to be a Signal Man, full colour, £18.

Both published by Ian Allan.

Sand Hutton Light Railway, a hard back book by Hartley and Ingham, £29.95.

Books from Stenvalls Publishing.

30 inch Railways Worldwide by David Scotney, An Introduction to the Development of 750mm, 760mm and 2ft 6in gauge Public Railways, £50.

Sonora Narrow Gauge,  North West Mexican Narrow Gauge, soft back £20.

Also more stocks of the Stenvalls books on Russian Railways that we first stocked a few months ago.  Russian Children's Pioneer Railways, Russian text with English summary, lavish hardback with black and white and colour pictures, 447 pages, £54.  Russian Steam Locomotives - revised edition, full colour, Russian text with English summary, hardback.  Vol 1 is pre war and Vol 2 is post war £60 each.  Locomotives of the Russian Railways 1837-1890, large format hardback, 2 volumes £72 the pair.  Russian Narrow Gauge Steam Locomotives, Russian text with English captions and summary, £60.

Cambrian Railways, A New History, by Peter Johnson, £30.

The Black Five, mixed traffic locomotive, Part 3.  The third volume of the Irwell Press series on the LMS, later BR Black 5s. £29.95.

Steel Rails and Whiskey Trails, The Story of the Scottish Distillery Railways, by Ian Peaty, £19.95.

The Big Book of Lionel Trains, 2nd edition, by Robert Schleicher, £20.

Midland Red Bus Garages by Martin Kealey, hardback by Ian Allan, £30.

The Caledonian, Scotland's Imperial Railway, A History.  The first ever comprehensive history of this railway.  Author David Ross.  £30.

Still available David Ross's history of the Highland Railway £30.

Railways of the Isle of Wight.  A new picture album with many previously unpublished photographs, softback, £13.95.  (28/06/13)

BR mk1 and mk2 Coaches by Hugh Longworth, Ian Allan Publishing, £45.  The Industrial Tramways of the Vale of Llangollen, Oakwood Press, £9.95.  

 

GARGRAVES 3 rail O gauge flexible track

We stock GarGraves 3 rail flexible track for O gauge and 3 rail points for O gauge.  Suitable for Lionel and Hornby O gauge.  To know more click on the 'Unique to Us' button above then scroll down to reach the 'GarGraves' button. (10/6/13)

 

OUR DVD RANGE

As well as our latest DVD, "Bygone Days", we also published others, "The Last of the Industrial Narrow Gauge Railways", "Welsh Byways", "Miniature Railways of Yesteryear", "The Welshpool and Llanfair Railway" and "Buses and Trams".  More details available  HERE or click on the "Unique to Us" button.  All DVD's are available.  (10/5/13)

 

OUR NEW DVD CONTENTS

For those asking for more information on our latest DVD "Bygone Ways.  The Land of Lost Content", here is the write up.  (16/4/13)

Bygone Ways DVD contents

 

OUR NEW DVD IS £18.95 p&p is £1

"Byegone Ways.  The Land of Lost Content".  The closed branch lines of Shropshire, Herefordshire and Worcestershire feature in our latest DVD.  An hour and a half running time which includes archive film never seen, before, many photographs never published before plus recent film of what remains.

 

Copyright all pages J.E. Tennent  2013