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The AD60 is complete and done, sitting in the display cabinet. I started on Merddin Emrys double Fairlie , the long an protracted summer however kept my very much away from my hobbyroom. Now autumn is in full swing I will resume work on it.

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01.1075 Christmas Express We travelled with the SSN Christmas Express from Rotterdam to Beekbergen led by 01.1075, sister engine of the 01.1063 I had seen only two days earlier 10 Dec 2017
01.1063 by night I passed Braunschweig Germany and made a few photos of this loc in front of the main station 8 Dec 2017
Merddin Emrys I resumed work on the model of Merddin 5 Dec 2017
Dinas Station Yard UK 2017 album No 9 of 9: left-overs and spares at Dinas 31 Oct 2017
Taliesin FR

UK 2017 album No 8 of 9: Ffestiniog's Fantastic Fairlie Four.

A compilation of photos of Taliesin of the FR over the course of a week in Wales

31 Oct 2017
David Lloyd George FR

UK 2017 album No 7 of 9: Ffestiniog's Fantastic Fairlie Four.

A compilation of photos of David Lloyd George of the FR over the course of a week in Wales

24 Oct 2017
Toy Museum Prague Some rail related exhibits of the Prague Toy Museum 18 Oct 2017
Stations of Prague During our visit to Prague I found time to visit two stations 18 Oct 2017
Trams of Prague During a week I spotted many trams in Prague. Although not in my direct interest I thougth nice to make a special photo report on the theme. 18 Oct 2017
NTM Prague A visit to the three standard gauge steam locomotives in the National Technical Museum in Prague 18 Oct 2017

Main topics of this site

This section elaborates on the five main themes on the top of the page, to give direct access to various subjects.
You can also find these and other subjects via the menus.

Articulated Steam Locomotives


Garratt locomotives
(Under construction)
2012-09-05

Mallet locomotives
(Under construction)
2012-09-05

Other forms of Articulation

2012-09-05

News & Articles


Photo essay: Rheine 1974
Last steam in Germany
2012-10-08

Other photo essays
of visits and events
2012-10-08

Reviews of books I read

2011-11-14

Finished Locomotive Building Projects


NSWGR AD60
2016

Dutch Class 6200
on Fleischmann's BR93
2015

SHM 26 (ex LTM)
tramway locomotive
2015

Repainting
Bemo BR99 651 (VI K)
2015

Restoration
Märklin Ae3/6 II
2013

Glaskasten Bay. PtL2/2
(Project suspended)
2012

WHR No 87 NGG16
Garratt locomotive
2011

Making a personal birthday present
2009

My fastest project ever

2009

Dutch Class 7000
4-4-0 local service tank
2008

Reconstruction of damaged NS7851
2007

MDC Roundhouse Shay
3tr, 3cyl, tapered boiler
2006

Restoration of an E41 (Märklin 3034)
2006

Dutch flat cars
Learning project
2005

Brienz Rothorn Bahn
Early youth model
1975(?)

Miscellaneous Subjects


Tools essential to model railroading
2012-10-08

Introduction to model railroading photography
2011-07-01