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GN04-W005 GNR Express Goods Van

GN04-W005 GNR Express Goods VanThese express vans were fully fitted. There were approximatley 286 vehicles maintained by the company.

Vans of an similar design were used on the Cheshire Lines Committee (CLC) and Midland & Great Northern (M&GN).

.GN04-W005 GNR Express Goods Van

The construction details for this kit are similar to the more common Covered Goods Van:GN04-W004 GNR Outside Framed Van

GN04-W004 GNR Outside Framed Van

GN04-W004 GNR VAn (Outside Framed)These covered vans were actively constructed from about 1867 (Stirling) until about 1905 (Gresley) when outside framed vehicles were gradually replaced by inside framed stock..

Vans of a similar design were used on the Cheshire Lines Committee (CLC) and Midland & Great Northern (M&GN).

. In summary, any representation of GN, LNER or later should include some of these vans. GN04-W004 GNR Outside Framed Van

 

Construction Gallery: GN04-W004 GNR Outside Framed Van

LNW703 LNWR 21ft Full Brake Van (7mm scale)

This 7mm scale model of an early LNWR 21ft Full Brake carriage is based on a vehicle which was the subject of an article in the LNWR Historical society journal. This included photographs and measurements of a grounded vehicle. This model is based on those measurements and other photographic material.LNW703 21ft Full BreakLNW403 21ft Full Break Van

LNW403 LNWR 21ft Full Brake Van (4mm scale)

This 4mm scale bodyline model of an early LNWR 21ft Full Brake carriage is based on a vehicle which was the subject of an article in the LNWR Historical society journal. This included photographs and measurements of a grounded vehicle. This model is based on those measurements and other photographic material..LNW403 21ft Full BreakLNW403 21ft Full Break Van

Assembly

 Our model kits are easy to assemble without specialist skills.

 Nevertheless our kits can give outstanding results while saving valuable time. They save your time and effort, enhancing your skills and abilities. The YouTube video shows a a kit being assembled.

 Assembly instructions for our products can be downloaded from the product page.

 

 Click to see an album showing construction methods:Album: Construction of a carriage

LNWR 4 Compartment 3rd (7mm scale)

** Updated Model** This 7mm model of an early LNWR third class  carriage is based on a grounded vehicle which was examined by the LNWR society. This vehicle is typical of carriages which were in use by a many pre-grouping companies in the early years of railway development.LNW701 LNWR 4 Compartment 3rd

LNWR Tri-composite carriage (7mm scale)

** Updated Model** This 7mm model of an early LNWR tri-composite carriage is based on a vehicle which was acquired by the Mawddwy Railway from the LNWR. The vehicle was photographed around 1900 when passenger services were withdrawn. The photographic evidence gives an excellent idea of the construction of this vehicle.LNW702 Tri-composite carriage

LNWR Tri-composite carriage (4mm scale)

This 4mm scale bodyline model of an early LNWR tri-composite carriage is based on a vehicle which was acquired by the Mawddwy Railway from the LNWR. The vehicle was photographed around 1900 when passenger services were withdrawn. The photographic evidence gives an excellent idea of the construction of this vehicle.LNW402 Tri-composite carriage

GWR Four Wheeled Siphon O1 (4mm scale)

GWR Siphon O1 (4 Wheeled) assembled

This model is based on the original GWR siphon which was produced in the late 1880's. These were fairly long lived and survived into the early 1900's.

The model consists of an MDF frame with card overlays. The kit brings to life an attractive and unusual vehicle.

Two versions of the van can be represented.

 

 

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