Thursday, October 10, 2019

Interesting use of a gantry crane

Hi All
 Just on the outskirts of Denman on the Golden Highway
I spotted this gantry crane with two decorative tractors added
Not sure if the crane is NSWGR but looks like it could be




Till next time
 Mathew Hughes

Monday, October 7, 2019

Muswellbrook 7/10/19

A few pics from Muswellbrook today

The lever frame from the now removed signal box

XRN019,XRN025 and XRN026  heading out to reload with coal

Pacific National 9211,9313 and 9317 running empty

pulling 5035 and 6024 with 5002 pushing on the rear


Aurizon 6003,6009 and 6043

Genesee and Wyoming XRN019,GWU008 and XRN024

CM3304 and CM3305 heading west with an empty ore train

Till next time
 Mathew Hughes

Sunday, August 25, 2019

HO scale 40,000 gallon NSWGR water tank

Hi All
 Just a little update finally finished my Casula hobbies
water tank with scratched built stand Kerroby models
cockatoos and woodland scenic water





Till next time
 Mathew Hughes

Monday, July 29, 2019

Some pics from earlier in year

Hi All
These pics are from my last train hunt a few month ago now when my lens
decided to pack it in. I had forgotten about these pics as the camera was put
in my cupboard until I could afford a new lens.
Quad 82s heading to port

9309,9207 and 9211 impersonating ALCOs



AHAH 02622C coal hopper

CSR012 and SCT012 heading south through Sandgate

The shot I missed because the lens died repainted PACNAT 9012


 Till next time
 Mathew Hughes

Sunday, May 26, 2019

Railmotor No.2 Kathleen kit

Hi All
Just a quick look at my latest purchase a Far North Hobbies and
The Old Buggers NSWR Railmotor No.2 Kathleen.
Sorry about the crappy snaps with the phone my DSLR has a lens issues




Till next time
 Mathew Hughes

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Time for an update

Hi All
 Just a quick little update on what I've been working on lately 
Casula hobbies water tank and jib the rest was scratched built

AR kits UME with tractor load

Andian 4 wheel water jin

Northern models TW special load wagon 

Lloyds HCX in tuscan and russet 

Peter Boorman 5 ton yard with scratched built base  


If you are into NSWR rollingstock then this book is a must have for your collection
it is worth every penny


Till next time
 Mathew Hughes