RE: [7mm NGA] Re: K1 Drawings
- Dear PJ,
There was a later article in NG&I Review No.57, featuring the general
arrangement drawings, and several Official Beyer Peacock photos of the
locomotive, including separate views of the two bogies, and the boiler
There was considerable correspondence on this group while several of us
were building the Backwoods kit. These will be in the archives, under
various heading such as "Backwoods K1 Garrat" "Garrat kit Progress"
"Garrat Valvegear" etc etc. However this may not be of much help if you
Have you looked at the Welsh Highland website at:
http://whr.bangor.ac.uk/ particularly the K1 section:
http://whr.bangor.ac.uk/k1.htm Where under various headings you will
find a photographic record of the entire rebuild, literally hundreds of
photos. I hope you are on Broadband!
Enjoy Porthmadog this weekend, try and fit in a visit to the WHR, and
take your camera!
Best of luck with the scratchbuild, let us know how it progresses.
From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf
Of P-J Sanders
Sent: 23 April 2008 10:13
Subject: [7mm NGA] Re: K1 Drawings
Ive dug out the issus of Narrow Gauge and Industrail, it is number 28,
and there are very good drawings in there. however they are to 9.5mm:1ft
scale. I would contact Roy Link and you might be able to get a set of
him. Im going to attmept to built a 6mm scale 16.5mm gauge model based
on them! good luck!