Photos from around the World

April 2004



Two photo's of the 7.25" gage, 1.5" scale,  three cylinder class 8P Pacific "Duke of Gloucester" with Caprotti Valve gear,  undergoing trial steaming in England after re-build.


Photo's by Jim Vass

New Zealand

Three photo's of the brand new 7.25" gage, 2.5" scale Unitah Mallet tank loco built by Paul Newton. On display at the Havelock North track in New Zealand during Easter 2004.




Photo's by Craig Moore


Five photo's taken inside the running shed at the Weston Park Railway in Shropshire, England of the newly re-boilered, 7.25" gage 3.75" scale, World Record Holder, #25 "Peggy"  with the surprise appearance along side of a brand new sister loco #7 as yet un-named.







Photo's by Phil Heath


A "grab shot" of the progress to date of Chris Holland's 7.25" gage 1.5" scale Union Pacific "Challenger" taken at the Castledare track in Western Australia.


Photo by Richard Stuart


Re-laying track ready for the new season at the West Coast Mini Rail in Squamish, British Colombia, Canada

Paul Roy photo

South Africa


Bruce Douglas driving Ken Barnes SAR 23 Class "City of Durban"

at the recent RSME meet



Three views of Gary Barnes driving the SAR class 23 at the recent RSME meet