At last, some rail time!

After a busy couple of days, it’s nice to sit back and watch the trains!  Beattie Well Tank 30587 has been shunted into the yard (see below) and Southern N15 736 Excalibur pulling a short rake of two Maunsell carriages (see above). This Hornby model is excellent in every department; a flawless powerful runner that…

3 is a magic number

With my first pay-cheque of the New Year, I ordered two DCC chips – an 8 pin Train$ave for my BR Standard 3MT tank and a Bachmann 6 pin for the Beattie Well Tank.  These were purchased from Hattons and were literally at my door within 24 hours of ordering – very impressive! Due to…