Re: [7mm NGA] Modelling Welsh Highland Railway Rolling Stock.
- Hi There
The 7mmnga do a book of Welsh Highland drawings.
At 18:25 14/05/2007, you wrote:
>Dear Mr Sharp,
>I have been "Observing" the postings on the 7mmNGA Group for several
>months now, but have not yet contributed as I am not an active Narrow
>Gauge Railway modeller having concentrated on 7mm finescale standard
>gauge. I suppose I felt something of an interloper.
>However, I shall be "Dipping my toe in the NG water" as I have
>ordered a ready to run NGG16 Garratt from Peter McParlin of Backwoods
>Miniatures. Despite the logistics of threading a narrow gauge line
>around my standard gauge layout I'm looking forward with great
>enthusiasm to recieving the NGG16.
>I am hoping that you will be able to advise me on a suitable course
>of action for obtaining photographs and drawings of typical Welsh
>Highland Railway rolling stock to run behind the Garratt (Pete
>Mcparlin thought it useful for me to liaise.
>I have approached a couple of my Welsh pals who frequent the WHR, but
>I suspect they are more interested in the real ale than what actually
>runs on the line.
>Today I e-mailed one of the marketing men associated with the WHR,
>hopefully I may get some leads in that direction.
>However, if you are able to advise I would be most grateful. My
>intention is to CAD design the carriages/wagons and produce them as
>an etched kit of parts; they are primarily for my own use, but if
>anyone expressed an interest in what I had designed I would make the
>etches available to them.
>If you e-mail me directly, rather than throuph the e-Group, I will
>send you some images of my rolling stock.
>I hope to hear from you in due course
- Further to my comments about Steve Holland's 'subversive thoughts on
half inch scale, you can find some pics of St Reatham at: