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  1. Pic of the Day 14.06.20

    Pic of the Day 14.06.20

    The Claptowte Railway coach number 7, the Buffet Coach, converted from a LGB Jackson Sharp passenger coach. You can click on the link under CAPTION below to see how it was converted.
  2. Pic of the Day 11.06.20

    Pic of the Day 11.06.20

    The interior of the Claptowte Railway coach number 14, the Director's Coach, taken 4.9.2019. You can click on the link under CAPTION below to see how the coach was constructed.
  3. Pic of the Day 08.06.20

    Pic of the Day 08.06.20

    Claptowte Railway open wagons taking the sun in the garden 18.7.2015. You can click on the link under CAPTION below to see how they were constructed.
  4. Pic of the Day 27.05.20

    Pic of the Day 27.05.20

    A B&W rendering of the Claptowte Railway brake vans in the garden, 1.4.2016. You can click on the link under CAPTION below to see how they were created.
  5. Pic of the Day 29.03.20

    Pic of the Day 29.03.20

    A view of Claptowte Railway Coach No 14, the four wheel Director's Coach. You can click on the link under CAPTION below to see how it was made.
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    Vehicle Design Competition Entries

    This a thread for entries in the Ennui Vehicle Design Competion. The rules etc. can be found here : https://www.gscalecentral.net/threads/social-distancing-design-competition.314535/ Closing Date : 30th April. Jonathan g-bits
  7. Pic of the Day 23.03.20

    Pic of the Day 23.03.20

    Pic shows Dave SevenOfDiaminds upsize to G Scale alteration of a Faller Railcar having a run out at Dave Lawrence's (Tanker man) G Scale Society garden open day, Dry Sandford, Oxfordshire, 19.8.2019.
  8. Pic of the Day 12.03.20

    Pic of the Day 12.03.20

    The interior of the Claptowte Railway passenger coach No10, based on the LGB 'Barmer'style coach. You can click on the link below under CAPTION to see how it was converted.
  9. Pic of the Day 02.03.20

    Pic of the Day 02.03.20

    AB&W rendering of the Claptowte Railway Tarpaulin Wagon, taken in the garden 18.6.2015, based on the LGB Toy Train high sided wagon.
  10. Pic of the Day 07.02.20

    Pic of the Day 07.02.20

    A view of the buffet counter in the Claptowte Railway Coach No 7, the Buffet Car, taken 4.8.2019. You can click on the link under CAPTION below to see how it was converted from a LGB Jackson Sharp passenger coach.
  11. Pic of the Day 04.02.20

    Pic of the Day 04.02.20

    35mm negative taken Oct 1983, from my days modelling OO blue diesels. A Lima Deltic detailed, repainted and weathered in the days before commercial detailing bits were available. Clear plastic filed to shape to flush glaze the windows
  12. Pic of the Day 15.01.20

    Pic of the Day 15.01.20

    Claptowte Railway All 3rd Class coach number 2. You can click on the link under CAPTION below to see how it was made.
  13. Pic of the Day 11.12.19

    Pic of the Day 11.12.19

    Claptowte Railway passenger coach No15, the centre balcony Observation Coach. You can click on the link below under CAPTION to see how the coach was constructed.
  14. Pic of the Day 01.12.19

    Pic of the Day 01.12.19

    Claptowte Railway freight stock gathered together for a photo shoot in the garden, 29.8.2015. All based on LGB Toy Train vehicles.
  15. Pic of the Day 25.11.l9

    Pic of the Day 25.11.l9

    Dave SevenOfDiamonds coal train of converted LGB Toy Train wagons being hauled across the viaduct on Dave Lawrence's (Tanker man) garden layout on a G Scale Society openday, Dry Sandford, Oxfordshire, 19.8.2019
  16. Pic of the Day 22.11.19

    Pic of the Day 22.11.19

    An interior view of the Claptowte Railway coach No 14, the 4-wheel Director's Coach. You can click on the link below under CAPTION to see how the coach was converted.
  17. Pic of the Day 11.11.19

    Pic of the Day 11.11.19

    The Claptowte Railway Passenger Coach No 14, the 4-wheel Director's Coach. You can click on the link below under CAPTION to see how it was constructed.
  18. Pic of the Day 05.11.19

    Pic of the Day 05.11.19

    Remember, remember, the 5th of November, Gunpowder, Treason and Plot.... I have posted today's pic in the past but it appeared to be an appropriate subject for today. An oops moment with a gunpowder van, a much reworked Swift Sixteen model, part of a display at Scoutrail, Kidlington, Oxon, 7.1.2017
  19. Pic of the Day 02.11.19

    Pic of the Day 02.11.19

    Claptowte Railway Passenger Coach, No 15, an all First Class centre balcony observation coach based on two LGB Toy Train 4-wheel coaches joined nose to nose. You can click on the link under CAPTION to see how it was constructed.
  20. Claptowte Railway – Passenger Coach No 15

    Claptowte Railway – Passenger Coach No 15

    This First Class Centre Balcony Observation Coach is constructed from two LGB Toy Train 4-wheel coaches joined nose to nose. You can click on the link below CAPTION to see how the work was completed.