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An assortment of unpublished items, updates or projects in hand, being added to gradually.

LNER sleeper

Beginning with the SLF on turnbuckle
trussing; based on the Kirk kit.

LNER sleeper

The longer length with shower, by
cross-kitting two Kirk kits.

Kemilway BT

Based on the Kemilway etchings,
with historical illustrations of
carriages and trains.

Gresley TPO

Model and historical pictures of
two models, in BR and LNER
finish.

steel BG

The premier bogie van on the
ECML. Based on a custom etch by
William Barter and MJT parts.

ECJS BG

This model never got written up,
which, is a shame as the subject
is fabulous; this is an overview.

Ex-GNR Howlden BV

The D&S kit of the Howlden 45ft BV
built in early and late LNER conditions.
With historical and service notes.

GCR clerestory coaches

Addition to the published article
in BRM with extra constructional
and historical pictures.

GCR/LNER horse box

Original pictures instead of the
distorted ones in the Model Rail
article + extra info and historical
pictures.

GCR 6w GBV

Mentioned in a fish train article,
this overview has ABV & manually
braked versions & prototype photos.

LNER GBV

Tweaking the Parkside Dundas kit

LNER Toad E

From the Airfix kit of the BR Standard GBV

LNER cattle

Article abstract re Parkside kit making 9ft, 10ft
manual and AVB versions. Expanded historical
and service notes. The Oxford Rail offering.

ex-GNR and CLC vans

An overview of various models
to show how easy it can be.

LNER opens

Another step along the way, via
two slightly different opens.

S&DJR ballast brake vans

Notes from an unpublished article on
building two S&DJR ballast brake vans.

BR cattle truck

Original constructional pics in place of
misleading revisions in the published
article + extra info and historical views.

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LNER Passenger Trains and Formations

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