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British Railway Modelling
July 1997 - Volume 5: Issue 4
Brucetown

 

British Railway Modelling July 1997 - Wemyss Private Railway No. 15 in '0' Gauge highlighted in article on layout Brucetown

Brucetown
‘0’ Gauge Layout by Edinburgh & Lothians Miniature Railway Club.

Layout is based loosely on practices in Fife.

Page’s 24 - 29

Article consists of 6 pages, with 13 colour images, 1 layout plan and supporting text, covering background, construction, rolling stock, operation and a look to the future.

A large colour photo of WPR No. 15 in ‘0’ gauge is what is of interest to us.

Attached text: Wemyss Private Railway, ‘Austerity’ No. 15 brings a rake of coal wagons into the yard. The Forth rail bridge is just visible on the backscene.

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British Railway Modelling 1997 Brucetown WPR No. 15  in '0' Gauge

Images of Brucetown:

page 24: Private Owner wagons being unloaded on the coal drop.

Clayton Type 1 D8576 gets right of way to depart Brucetown in BR days.

page 25: Wemyss Private Railway ‘Austerity’ No. 15 brings a rake of coal wagons into the yard.

LNER J39 No. 2735 ready to depart with its passenger stock.

page 26: Colliery loco Edith assembles empties for return to colliery.

LNER J72 No. 1720 assembles a freight train in the goods yard.

Track plan and layout



page 27: LNER J79 No. 1787 Shunts the cattle dock.

BR Sulzer Type 2 D7596 waits for the signals to clear.

page 28: An LNER delivery van leaves the yard on its round.

Modern times - BR Class 37, 37 012 Loch Rannoch, on PW duties.

page 29: LNER J72 No. 65825 backs onto its train of coal wagons.

Competition - the local bus service collects its passengers.

LNER J79 No. 1772 shunts the good yard.

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British Railway Modelling July 1997 - Brucetown - WPR No 15 in '0' Gauge - Page 25
British Railway Modelling July 1997 - Brucetown - page 26
British Railway Modelling July 1997 - Brucetown - page 27
British Railway Modelling July 1997 - Brucetown - page 28
British Railway Modelling July 1997 - Brucetown - page 29
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