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Our Photo of the Week and Model of the Month sections are regularly updated with material provided by our members. If you have a photograph that you would like to be considered for Photo of the Week, or a model (not only locomotives) that you would like to write about for a future Model of the Month feature, please contact us at

Recent entries in both sections are shown below – click on the column headings to browse the full archives.

Photo of the Week No. 454

Roundhouse “Bundaberg” Fowler with the daily coal load, coming under the viaduct at Steve Mantripp’s garden on a damp April afternoon. Photo: Adam Copperwheat.

Photo of the Week No. 453

‘Kiff’ crosses Overcombe viaduct pulling a slate train. The loco is a Roundhouse “Jack” and the viaduct from Cain Howley Structures. Photo: Mike Jackson.

Photo of the Week No. 452

‘Steamy Clare’, a Roundhouse Silver Lady fitted with a SSP Slomo departs with a mixed traffic train on the Robin Wood Light Railway. Photo: Tom Meader.

June 2018 – A Gunpowder Van

The first item of rolling stock that I bought for Slug's Crossing was this Phil Sharples Gunpowder van, which comes in a substantial (but rain spattered) cardboard box.

February 2018 – Sir Haydnish

By Bert Coules

The Talyllyn’s number three Sir Haydn has always seemed to me one of the most delightful and attractive of all narrow gauge locos, […]