No.144 AUGUST 2006
GARDEN Rail G ARDEN Rail
Incorporating GARDEN RAILWAY WORLD
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Photography Phil Sixsmith
Buildings & Structures Kit Reviews Mark Thatcher
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© GardenRail 2006
5EDITOR’SLETTER Tag Gorton
10BACHMANNJ94 INGAUGEONE - A REVIEW Geoff Calver
13THEPEARTREELIGHTRAILWAY David Williams
17LGB STAINZ0-4-0 STEAM LOCOMOTIVE20212 John Lythgoe
20P&J MODELSSHEEPWAGON Graham Wilkins - A REVIEW
22RIDINGTHERAILS Paul Middleton
26THECASTAGNOLASOUTH LIGHTRAILWAY Paul Betts
34HAZYDAZE John Andre
36FIGURINGITOUT Mark Thatcher
48MAILBOX- MARKETPLACEDIARYDATES& CLUBNEWS
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Front Cover: ‘The Chief’ storms out of the tunnel with a
heavy goods train on a rising grade heading to Castagnola.
Photograph by Paul Betts