She’s home!

With the weather finally dry last night, and with the help of a friend, Cwm Prysor was transported from my workroom, along a narrow landing and down a narrow flight of stairs. I’d forgotten how light the boards are, even at 5ft each so the moving through the house wasn’t as bad as I had […]

Merry Christmas

As a post script to yesterday’s post. Cwm Prysor arrived this morning. Very happy indeed. A typical week day working, 5742 with a train from Blaenau Ffestiniog approaches what will be Cwm Prysor.   7428 sits in the loop preparing to shunt. Merry Christmas all! 🙂

Another Croes Newydd stalwart finished – 5742

As some of you may remember, I finished the detailing on 5742 some weeks ago, however I had been awaiting the etched plates from Narrow Planet. Now the 74XX is detailed, and the 57 plates have arrived…I decided it was worth cracking on with her. Here are the finished results. I didn’t want this one to […]