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by glencairn
Tue Sep 22, 2020 8:14 pm
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: Top Speeds Question
Replies: 10
Views: 158

Re: Top Speeds Question

I stand to be corrected, but as far as I am aware no such thing on a general basis in respect of British steam engines, although one or two classes, over the years, had individual maximum speeds imposed on them.

Glencairn
by glencairn
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Hello from the West (Yorkshire that is)!
Replies: 17
Views: 466

Re: Hello from the West (Yorkshire that is)!

darkscot wrote:
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:52 pm
A colliery was part of plan A, with the possible option of a canal dock. Now currently working on plan J and it is going to be a coal merchant!
Ah! Plan J. Been there. :lol:

My Clarence Dock section of my layout is Plan R :lol:

Glencairn
by glencairn
Sun Sep 20, 2020 1:23 pm
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Hello from the West (Yorkshire that is)!
Replies: 17
Views: 466

Re: Hello from the West (Yorkshire that is)!

Welcome on board, darkscot.

Will we see coal wagons at a colliery or perhaps a canal dock? :)

Glencairn
by glencairn
Sat Sep 19, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.
Replies: 289
Views: 41274

Re: Steam Trains to Sovereign Street.

Sometimes when one feels like having a different train running session, Clarence Dock comes to the fore. One or two coach steam trains run from Leeds Central to Clarence Dock. The engine runs round the coaches and hooks up for the return journey. The 'fun' really starts when goods trains are running...
by glencairn
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Diesels at Crown Point.
Replies: 151
Views: 14522

Re: Diesels at Crown Point.

Whilst I am posting a picture or two of cars, here is another one. Last year or so (pre Covid 19) my younger granddaughter and I would visit model railway shows and 1-1 big stuff. Anyway, whilst at the Hartlepool Show, she bought me this 'old timer'. It is parked in pride and place at Roseville Stat...
by glencairn
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Hornby
Topic: The Triang and Hornby 0-4-0 Loco Thread.
Replies: 24
Views: 4036

Re: The Triang and Hornby 0-4-0 Loco Thread.

Mountain Goat wrote:
Fri Sep 18, 2020 12:34 am
Interesting. I like it.
An idea you could try with your locos, maybe, MG?

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by glencairn
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Diesels at Crown Point.
Replies: 151
Views: 14522

Re: Diesels at Crown Point.

Whilst young Jimmy Marston is still fixing the wheel on the wagon, to the right is Agnes Marston's new Hillman Imp.
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Charlie Marston must have sold an engine and spent a 'few bob'.
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by glencairn
Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Hornby
Topic: The Triang and Hornby 0-4-0 Loco Thread.
Replies: 24
Views: 4036

Re: The Triang and Hornby 0-4-0 Loco Thread.

Cutting away most of the cab of the 0.4.0 locomotives to try and give a 1890/1914 look (hopefully).
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by glencairn
Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Diesels at Crown Point.
Replies: 151
Views: 14522

Re: Diesels at Crown Point.

Looking good and full of colour and detail as always - nice job Many thanks, Hound Dog. Your comments are much appreciated. quote=bulleidboy post_id=26157 time=1600275239 user_id=63] Is that an Austin Cambridge sitting outside Pankhursts? [/quote] Austin Cambridge. One careful owner. :) IMG_4738.JP...
by glencairn
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Members layouts
Topic: Diesels at Crown Point.
Replies: 151
Views: 14522

Re: Diesels at Crown Point.

bulleidboy wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:53 pm
The "yard" looks very good - what you might call early industrial units? Is that an Austin Cambridge or Morris Oxford sitting outside Pankhursts?
Thanks BB. The car is a Oxford Diecast of an Austin Cambridge. In good nick. :lol:

Glencairn