Model of the Week – GWR 8750 class Pannier Tank 4612

Today’s model is the first GWR member of the Locoyard fleet of locomotives to be featured in the model of the week series.  Bachmann’s model is excellent and worth checking out (click here for it’s review).  Without further ado, let’s look at this classic GWR locomtive.

Bachmann BR Standard 4MT 4-6-0 Class Model Review

BR Standard classes are popular model prototypes, so much so that in the 2013 MREmag and RMweb Poll, the two most wished for classes of 00 scale steam locomotive were standard classes (the 2MT and 3MT 2-6-0’s).  But even with that said, it was a surprise to many when Hornby announced it was going to…


Today’s blog post is the final report from a visit to the Swanage Railway and is of a remarkable narrow gauge locomotive that can be found on display at Corfe Castle Museum.