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  It is with great pride that I present to viewers of Gloucestershire Transport History the finest purveyor of model bus and tram kits and components in the county if not the nation.  Also, I am pleased to say, a friend of both the Mellor Brothers and of mine, here is Mark Hughes to tell you more himself: 
 

 

  
 

It is with great pride that I present to viewers of Gloucestershire Transport History the finest purveyor of model bus and tram kits and components in the county if not the nation.  Also, I am pleased to say, a friend of both the Mellor Brothers and of mine, here is Mark Hughes to tell you more himself:

 
 

 

  
 

INTRODUCTION

Mark Hughes produces a range of 4mm : 1 foot (1:76 or OO) scale bus, coach and tram kits plus fittings and accessories, including structure kits. There are a few items for lorry modellers and a small number of 7mm : 1 foot (1:43 or 0) scale tram and bus items, plus one or two items in 6mm : 1 foot scale (virtually 1:50).

The catalogue can also be viewed at and downloaded from http://www.modelbuszone.co.uk/tmb/kits/mark_hughes.htm.

 

Please note that an old version of The Model Bus Website, last updated 18th March 2011, with catalogue dated 2009/10, still appears on the internet and should be disregarded.


LATEST NEWS

The new edition of the catalogue is mainly a tidying up to include previously-announced developments since the last one, with updated postage rates and with full details of the tramway items originally intended for introduction in January (see TF series plus S20b/c/d).  Also now available are London Transport driving mirrors/indicator sets (F30LT) and Alexander M Type side trims for the new Little Bus Co kit.

In 7mm scale, Manchester Corporation dog gates and platform offside panels have been added, together with Foden kite badges (pages 22/23).

A (very) few items have been added in 6mm or 1/50 scale (page 24).

OTHER NOTES


Dart Castings now include bus driver and conductor figures (ref MSV57, 61, 62 for 4mm scale, MNG2 for 2mm scale) in the Monty's Models section of their established range of scenic items - http://www.dartcastings.co.uk/montys.php.  Please contact them direct - I do not stock these items.

 

 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

4mm : 1 foot (1:76 or 00) scale bus, coach and tram kits plus fittings and accessories, including structure kits, plus a few items for lorry modellers.  Also a few items in 7mm : 1 foot (1:43 or 0) scale and 6mm :1 foot scale (virtually 1:50).  For adult modellers (many items have sharp edges and/or very small parts) - not suitable for children.

 

Payment is required with order. 

 PLEASE MAKE CHEQUES ETC PAYABLE TO H M HUGHES

Credit/debit cards or similar cannot be accepted, but BACS internet banking transfers can be taken.  In the case of white metal items where an sae is sufficient for postage on single items, please add extra to payment if multiple items are ordered, or enclose extra loose stamps, to cover extra weight and packaging.  Whole-stamp (1st or 2nd class letter rate) excess will be refunded.  Please allow 28 days for delivery.  Mail order only.

 

POSTAGE RATES CODES FOR SAEs:  L = Letter 50/60p, LL = Large Letter 69/90p.

If sending a small jiffy bag for a Letter rate item, your envelope should be stamped as a Large Letter owing to thickness.  Coins may also incur the Large Letter rate.

 
 

 

   
 

CATALOGUE  1 plus A5 L sae

or view at / download from http://www.modelbuszone.co.uk/mark_hughes.

Also viewable on the Gloucestershire Transport History website.

Please note that an old version of The Model Bus Website, last updated 18th March 2011, with catalogue dated 2009/10, still appears on the internet and should be disregarded.

 
 

 

   
  BUS AND COACH KITS  
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P10..Caetano Alpha 11m coach, T/V reg.  Etched brass sides and rear with white metal roof, front, floor/chassis.             35.00 plus 3.00 p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P11...Plaxton Supreme IV Express 11m coach.  Includes parts to convert to coach door.  All white metal.  Fresh castings off substantially reworked Westward/ABS Supreme parts plus entirely new parts.

         Suspended - to be re-released in resin body shell format

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P18...Leyland Royal Tiger / Leyland coach (1951), Ribble etc version.  White metal with etched nickel silver windscreen frame and fleetname plates...................................................................................... 35.00 plus 3.00 p&p

............ Resin body shell version could be produced if sufficient demand.

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P19...Leyland Royal Tiger / Leyland coach (1951), Southdown version.  White metal with etched nickel silver windscreen frame.  35.00 plus 3.00 p&p

...........Resin body shell version could be produced if sufficient demand.

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P22...Leyland Olympian / Alexander RL 10m double decker.  Mainly etched brass (preformed one-piece sides/roof) with white metal front panels and some fittings.  Also available to order with coach seats and body rear (shallow upper window).

..........Suspended - to be re-released in resin body shell format

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P40v.Duple 300 bus, Volvo B10M-56.  Etched brass sides, floor/chassis and main seats, white metal front, rear and roof.  Also available to order with coach seats.

............................................................................................................. 35.00 plus 3.00 p&p

............ ................................................................... P40t Leyland Tiger version suspended

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P50..Dennis Dart/Carlyle 8.5m London version.  White metal with printed glazing.  Also available to order with coach seats.        

Suspended - to be re-released in resin body shell format

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P53r.Dennis Dart/Wright Handybus 9.8m.  One-piece resin body shell with white metal floor, seats and details (including some etched).  Single windscreen.

 
 

 

   
 

P53...Dennis Dart/Wright Handybus 9.8m.  "Traditional" white metal kit with some etched details.  Includes alternative split and single windscreen fronts. 

............ Both also available to order with coach seats (require legs altering to fit).

............ ....................................................................................... Both 35.00 plus 3.00 p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P60..Talbot Pullman 3-axle minibus.  White metal with some etched details.  1992 grille also included.  Supplied with Promar bus seats.  Also available to order with Promar DP seats or normal bus or coach seats. ..................................................30.00 plus 3.00 p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

P80..Van Hool Alizee/Volvo B10M-62 12m coach (1994/5 season), centre continental door/rear emergency exit.  Etched brass sides and details, white metal front, rear, roof and floor/chassis..................................................................... 35.00 plus 3.00 p&p

 
 

 

   
  TRAM KITS  
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

T1......Blackpool 761 single door OPO double decker.  Etched brass with pewter roof, ends (brass overlay to upper deck), stairs, platforms.  Body plus bogie sides.  Requires motorising unit and pantograph.................................................... 45.00 plus 3.00 p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

T2r....Manchester Metrolink Ansaldo T68 articulated tram.  One-piece resin body shells with pewter floors and fittings and some etched brass fittings.  Includes centre bogie and sides for power bogies.  Requires 1 Tenshodo WB26 bogie and Sommerfeldt 965 pantograph................................................................................................. 74.00 plus 4.10 p&p

 

..........Unpowered version of the above with flat floors and including all three unpowered bogies and wheels/axles.  Available to order only........................................ 81.00 plus 4.10 p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

T3.....Manx Electric Railway Winter Saloon.  Pewter body and bogies with etched bulkheads, clerestory sides and details.  Includes all parts for an unpowered model on 9, 12 or 16.5 mm gauges except for wheels.  Includes suggestions for motorising.              ..............................................................................................................38.00 plus 3.00 p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

T4.....Blackpool 762 dual door OPO double decker.  Etched brass with pewter roof, ends (brass overlay to upper deck), stairs, platforms.  Body plus bogie sides and extended Tramalan-style bogie chassis.  Requires motorising unit and pantograph.

............ ......................................................................................................... 45.00 plus 3.00 p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

T5.....Aberdeen Bogie Streamliner double decker.  Resin body shell and upper saloon interior, pewter and etched nickel silver fittings.  Includes bogie sides and bow collector but not motorising unit. Out of stock - waiting list open for new run

..........Unpowered bogies and lower saloon floor/interior..................... 12 plus 1.20 p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

T6.....Blackpool & Fleetwood 1899 box car (nos 20-24).  Manx Winter Saloon kit with B&F roof boards, lifeguards and bogie sides (standard gauge). ................................................................................................................................. To follow

 
 

 

   
 

BUS AND COACH PARTS AND FITTINGS

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

F1.....Etched bus seats incorporating handrail.  12 thou etched brass seat back and fold-up legs.  Doubles and singles available (plus F1y rear below).  Plastic strip for cushions (requires shaping/cutting to length).  Individual white metal cushions available on request.  See item F21 for cast bus seats.

F1a....Standard (11mm wide) (straight handrail)

F1e....Narrow (10mm wide) (straight handrail)

F1h....Narrow (10mm wide) London Transport style with slightly lower back and angled gangway side, straight handrail.

............ Usually made up as custom sets to order.  Sample prices:

............ ...................................................... 28 seater pack (14 doubles)  1.90 plus LL sae

................................................................... 56 seater pack (28 doubles)  3.70 plus LL sae

................................................................... 80 seater pack (40 doubles)  5.10 plus LL sae

F1y..... Rear 5-seat bench with split backrest (2-1-2)................................ 50p plus LL sae

F4        Steering wheels.  White metal:

F4a      Leyland Olympian/Tiger.                 F4h      4-spoke 22.5”.

F4b      Volvo 18" diam.                                 F4j       Leyland 2-spoke Leopard (late) 21.5 “.

F4c      AEC three-spoke ('T' layout).           F4k      Mercedes (Citaro & O814D).

F4d      3-spoke (evenly spaced).                F4m     Scania.

F4f       DAF.                                                   F4n      IVECO.

F4g      Neoplan (single thick angled spoke).       

F4x..... Steering column - Leyland.  Includes nearside stalk for two-speed rear axle (mostly some coaches) - remove this for most applications.

F4y..... Steering column - AEC.  Includes instrument binnacle.

............................................................................................. 50p plus L sae (LL for F4x & y)

F5....... Windscreen wipers, pantograph.  Etched brass:

F5a..... 7mm height from base pivot to blade centre pivot

F5b..... 8mm                               -   "   -

F5c..... 9mm                               -   "   -

........................................................................................................... 60p per pair plus L sae

F6....... Windscreen wipers, single arm.  Etched brass:

F6a..... Short old style.

F6x..... Modern long style - Optare Spectra.

F6y.....         -   "   -           - Van Hool Alizee (1995)

........................................................................................................... 50p per pair plus L sae

F7....... Driver's seats.  White metal:

F7a..... Older bus type, low back, pedestal mounted.  11.5mm to top of back.

F7b..... High back bus/coach, block mounted.  15.5mm to top of back.

F7c..... Isringhausen ISRI 8008 suspension seat.

F7d..... High back, pedestal mounted.  15.5mm to top of back.

F7x..... Courier seat, folded, for fitting to rear wall of entrance stepwell on modern coaches.

....................................................................................................................... 50p plus LL sae

F8....... Wheels.  White metal:

F8c..... Modern tubeless, 13.5mm diam, no nut ring on front.

F8d..... Modern tubeless, 13.5mm diam, with plain nut ring on front.

F8e..... 13mm diam, Caetano Alpha coach trim.

F8f...... Modern tubeless, 13.5mm diam, Vovo/Scania drilled nut ring on front.

F8g..... 11mm diam, Dennis Dart, no nut ring on front.

 
 

 

   
 

F8h..... 8.5mm diam, Talbot Pullman, 6 wheels/3 axles.

F8j...... Leyland 1950s split rim, 13.75mm diam, drilled (small holes) nut ring on front, no hub cap on rear.

F8k..... Leyland 1950s split rim, 13.75mm diam, drilled (small holes) nut ring on front, with hub cap on rear.

F8m.... Leyland 1950s split rim, 13.75mm diam, no nut ring on front, no hub cap on rear.  Also suits some AEC, Bristol (including early VRT), Daimler (including Fleetline), Guy.

F8n..... Leyland 1950s split rim, 13.75mm diam, plain nut ring on front, with hub cap on rear.

F8p..... Leyland 1950s split rim, 13.75mm diam, plain nut ring on front, no hub cap on rear.  Also suits some AEC.

F8r...... Mercedes minibus (709D etc), 9.5mm diam.

F8t...... Big bus low profile wheels, approx 12.4mm diam, no nut ring.

F8u..... Big bus low profile wheels, approx 12.4mm diam, Volvo/Scania nut ring.

F8x..... 1950s Guy with step nut ring to offside front, but dished centres, not flat.  (Step nut ring on both on request for lorries).         2.00 per set plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

F9....... Front grille panels:

F9a..... Alexander R Type, 1989 Olympian with Leyland name.  White metal.

F9b..... Alexander R Type, 1989 Olympian without name.  White metal.

F9c..... Alexander R Type, early Scania (different trafficator location) without name. White metal.

F9d..... Alexander R Type, 1989 Volvo Citybus version.  White metal.

F9e..... Alexander R "BET screen" style (Luton & District G reg) without name.  White metal.

F9f...... Alexander R "BET screen" style (as Stagecoach approx K to P reg - remove panel strap along top for R reg) without name.  White metal.

F9g..... AEC Regent V - Glasgow & Aberdeen Corporations.  Etched.

F9h..... AEC Regent V - Liverpool Corporation.  Etched.

F9j...... Van Hool Alizee 1994/5.  White metal.

F9k..... Optare Spectra production version.  White metal.

F9m.... East Lancs Cityzen (Scania).  White metal.

F9o..... Oldham Corporation replacement grille for Leyland Midland Red bonnet.  Etched.

F9s..... Plaxton Supreme IV with alternative standard and GT grilles.  White metal.

F9t...... Foden grille flat etch.  Etched brass (limited supply in nickel silver).  (See F9y for full bonnet).      F9a to t:  1.50 plus LL sae for castings / L for etches

F9u..... Duple Dominant Bus front grille panel (corner bumpers) and (separate) destination dome.  Fresh castings off amended Westward items.  White metal.

..................................................................................................................... 1.80 plus LL sae

F9v..... Dennis Loline I/II bonnet and wings assembly.  White metal kit.

F9x..... Guy Arab IV Johannesburg bonnet and wings assembly.  White metal kit.

F9y..... Foden  bonnet and wings assembly.  Earlier flat headlights.  White metal kit.  (See F9t for flat etched grille only).       F9v,x,y:  2.60 plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

F10..... Leyland Olympian interior dash panel and steering wheel.  White metal.

.......................................................................................................................... 1.50 plus LL sae

 

F11..... Recessed fuel filler cap.  White metal...................................    ........ 50p plus L sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

F14..... Body rears:

F14a... Alexander RL Leyland Olympian DP rear (shallow upper rear window).  White metal.

F14u... Duple Dominant Bus rear (boot outline and corner bumpers).  Fresh casting off amended Westward item.  White metal.

F14y... Plaxton Supreme V/VI coach rear (small window) (Paragon Kits PC01).  White metal.

F14z... Van Hool Alizee coach rear (1994/5 season, ie pre-OOC style).  White metal.

..................................................................................................................... 1.80 plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

F15..... Moulded windscreens:

F15a... Alexander R Type 3-sided style (narrow side screens)............ 1.10 plus LL sae

F15b... Alexander Y Type front and rear.................................... 1.50 per set plus LL sae

F15c... Bedford SB/Duple "Butterfly front" (MBC/ABS kit) front, dome and rear corners.

........................................................................................................ 1.80 per set plus LL sae

F15d... Plaxton Panorama I (MBC/ABS kit) or Supreme........... 1.50 per pair plus LL sae

F15e... Willowbrook Spacecar coach (GS/ABS kit)............................... 1.10  plus LL sae

F15f.... BET................................................................................................ 1.10  plus LL sae

F15g... Plaxton Paramount III, single-piece lower section................... 1.10  plus LL sae

 

F17a... Staircase, Leyland Olympian/Alexander RL, without panelling, 20.5mm high, 6 risers.

F17b... Staircase, rear entrance layout, 23.5mm high, 7 risers.

..................................................................................................................... 1.50 plus LL sae

 

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

F21..... White metal bus seats:

F21a... Narrow (10mm wide) (straight handrail).

F21c... Double-curved top.

F21d... Late 1940s (and probably pre-war) thick-squab.

F21e..Split double seats with short handrail on each half.  Also tip-up version of standard double and free-standing “wall-mounted” tip-ups.  No handrails on the latter and rear seat.  Also an “ironing board” wheelchair restraint.  Developed from Paragon Kits item.

............ See item F1 for etched brass bus seats....................................... See F22 for prices

 

F21z... Double-curved top conversion bits, especially for resin kit seating units.

.................................................................................................... Pack of 25 1.70 plus L sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

F22..... Coach seats - white metal:

F22a... Narrow, 10mm wide, 13.5mm high back.

F22c... Early 1950s with armrests and full width headrest, 11.5mm wide, 13.5mm high back.

F22m.. Alexander DP, 11.5mm wide, 14.5mm high back, similar to many full coach seats.

F22o... Plaxton coach seat, late 1950s/early 1960s, 11.5mm wide, 13mm high back

F22p... Plaxton E type coach, 11.5mm wide, 13.5mm high back, as Supremes and late Panoramas.

F22q... Caetano Alpha, 11.5mm wide, 13mm high back

F22v... Van Hool 1980s/90 split recliners with armrests, 14.5mm high, 12mm wide.

F21/22 Single and triple seats also available (not F21c triple, d, F22c, o, v)

............ Usually made up as custom sets to order.  Sample prices:

............ ............................. 25 seater pack (10 doubles plus rear 5)  1.70 plus       LL sae

......................................... 33 seater pack (14 doubles plus rear 5)  2.25 plus       LL sae

......................................... 45 seater pack (20 doubles plus rear 5)  2.95 plus       LL sae

.......................................... 57 seater pack (26 doubles plus rear 5)  3.70 plus 1.20 p&p

..................................... 80 seater pack (35 doubles plus 2 rear 5s)  5.10 plus 1.20 p&p

F23..... Air conditioning roof pods

F23a... Sutrak AC31 Tropic -  for GRT group Wright bodied Scania saloons and various Hong Kong saloons (from a master by Chan Hung Fai).  White metal.

F23b... Sutrak AC310 -  for Van Hool Alizee (and others).  White metal.

..................................................................................................................... 1.50 plus LL sae

 

F24..... Fletner "spinning" roof vents.  White metal.................... 50p per pair plus L sae

 

F25..... Ribbed roof aerial covers (as London Darts).  White metal......... 50p plus L sae

 

F26..... Pneumocyclic gearchange pedestal - late Leopard.  White metal. 50p plus L sae

F28a... Wheelarch infills for Dinky Duple Roadmaster coach.  White metal.

F28b... Wheelarch infills for Dinky BOAC coach.  Plain 1mm square white metal strip cast to shape.

.............................................................................................................. 1.50 per set plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

F30      Driving mirrors.  Etched brass:

F30a .. Round (2mm dia).  Often paired with F30d.

F30b... Oblong (rounded) (3 x 1.5mm), side hung.

F30c... Oblong (rounded) (3 x 1.5mm), top (or bottom) hung.

F30d... Oblong (earlier squared corners) (1.8 x 2.8mm), top (or bottom) hung.  Often paired with F30a.

F30e... Oblong with inverted U brackets.

............ .......................................... F30a to e: Pack of 3 pairs (of 1 type) 1.20 plus L sae

F30LT. London Transport mirrors/indicators for one vehicle - RTetc/RM or RF........................ 1.20 a set plus L sae

 

F31..... Detailing parts for Little Bus Co Bedford SB/Duple Vega with instructions for other structural amendments to improve the interior layout.  White metal.................................................................................... 3.00 plus LL sae

F31a,b Engine cover and curved entrance decency screen.  White metal.  May be applicable to other 1950s coach bodies and would be useful items towards equipping body shells.................................. 50p each plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

TRAM FITTINGS

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF101.... Wrought iron dog-gates - Manchester Corpn.  Pair.  Etched brass.

............... ....................................................................................................... 1.50 plus L sae

 

TF102.... Wrought iron dog-gates - Gateshead 10.  Pair.  Etched brass. 1.50 plus L sae

 

TF103.... Wrought iron platform offside panel - Manchester Corpn (also London United U class).  Pair.  Etched brass.     1.50 plus L sae

 

TF104.... Bumpers for Blackpool English Electric Railcoaches, Balloons and Vambacs.  Set of 4.  Etched brass.                1.50 plus L sae

 

TF105.... Bumpers for Blackpool Brush Railcoaches.  Set of 4.  Etched brass.

....................................................................................................................... 1.50 plus L sae

TF106(a) Lifeguards for Blackpool English Electric Railcoaches, Balloons and Vambacs.  Set of 2 side/front/side joined units.  Etched brass........................................................................................................ 1.50 plus L sae

TF106b.. Lifeguards for Blackpool OMOs.  Set of front & 2 side guards.  Etched brass. 1.50 plus L sae

TF106x.. Driving mirrors for Blackpool OMOs.  Set for 1 tram.  Etched brass.

............... ....................................................................................................... 1.20 plus L sae

TF107(a) Lifeguards for Blackpool Twin-Car Railcoaches.  Set of 2 side/front/side joined units.  Etched brass.    1.50 plus L sae

TF107x.. Couplings for Blackpool Twin-Car Railcoaches.  Two-part coupling (etched brass) plus nuts & bolts.   2.00 plus L sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF108(a) Platform bulkhead window bars for older trams.  Set of 4, 8 x 3 mm with 3 bars.  Etched brass.               1.50 plus L sae

TF108b.. Wire mesh panelling for open-top trams.  Etched brass......... 4.00 plus L sae

TF108c.. Diamond mesh plain sheet, 0.75mm spacing, 94 x 40 mm.  Etched brass.

............... ....................................................................................................... 3.50 plus L sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF109.... Freelance "might-have-been" Blackpool Twin-Car Railcoach style ends for Balloon double-decker.  To fit Hadfields Balloon kit with some modification.  Pewter.  Includes floor ends, cab controls, seats to match Hadfields kit, and moulded curved corner glazing.  (See item TF107a for suitable lifeguards).

............... ............................................................................................. 11.00 plus 2.70 p&p

 
 

 

   
   
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF110.... Lifeguards for Manx Electric Railway Winter Saloon.  Pair.  Etched brass.

....................................................................................................................... 1.50 plus L sae

TF111.... Bogie sides.  Sets of 4.  Pewter:

TF111a   Blackpool 761.                                       TF111b   Blackpool 762 & Centenary.

TF111c   Manx Electric Brill Type 27Cx.             TF111d   EMB L5.

             ........................................................................................... 3.50 per set plus LL sae

TF111e   Leeds 600

TF111f    Grimsby & Immingham Great Central cars

TF111g   Blackpool & Fleetwood 1899 box car

TF111h   Manx Electric Milnes plate-frame (Winter Saloon etc)

             ...................................................................................................................... To follow

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF112a.. Blackpool Trolley Tower - English Electric (lowered).  One-piece etched fold-up with additional pewter “timber” trolley mounting.   6.50 plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF113.... Bow Current Collectors.  Etched brass fold-up with spring strip and nuts & bolts:

TF113(a) Medium bow (26mm), long base

TF113b.. Shorter bow (21.5mm), long base

TF113c.. Medium bow (26mm), short base for tower mounting.

TF113d.. Long bow (37mm), long base

...............  ........................................................................................................ 5.50 plus LL sae

TF116.... EE controller with gauges. (pictured below) Pair.  Pewter... 2.00 plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF117.... Lifeguards/trays sets.  Etched brass.

TF117a   Generic.  Allows for some different styles.

TF117b   LCC/LT 1.      

TF117c.. Middleton Bogie.

....................................................................................................................... 3.50 plus L sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF118.... Detailing sets for kits and body shells.  (See TF111 for some bogie sides).

TF118a.. Tramalan/Majestic Blackpool & Fleetwood toastrack 2.  Etched brass lifeguards/trays, dog gates, wrought ironwork, handrails.         5.00 plus L sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF118b.. Blackpool & Fleetwood 1899 box car.  Etched brass lifeguards/trays, dog gates, roof "advert" boards.  (Manx Winter Saloon conversion - see T6 for full kit).

....................................................................................................................... 7.00 plus L sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF118c.. Grime Street Industries Leeds 600.  Etched brass lifeguards/trays, roof catwalks and "advert" boards, front dash and destination screen details, plus short-base bow kit, cast pewter destination boxes. ..............................................................10.00 plus 90p p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

TF118d..Grime Street Industries Grimsby & Immingham long Great Central car.  Etched brass lifeguards/trays, truss rods, solebar overlays, entrance steps, plus cast pewter platform/bumper frame, toolbox doors. ...........................................10.00 plus 90p p&p

 
 

 

 

 
 

STRUCTURES / SCENIC ITEMS

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S1....... Tram Pinch road sign, 1950s style.  Etched brass with rod for post.

....................................................................................................................... 1.50 plus L sae

S2b..... Queue barrier, 42mm long, based on one in Fleetwood of tubular metal construction.  White metal.           1.50 plus L sae

S3....... Queue barrier.  5 flat etched brass posts with 2 brass rod rails.  Up to 80mm length.      1.50 plus L sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
  S4....... Passenger shelter, "Cleveleys".  Close replica of actual shelter.  End entrance, side exit at opposite end.  Etched brass sides with white metal roof and base.  "2 bay", 118mm long......................... 11.00 plus 1.20 p&p  
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S5....... Passenger shelter, "Portsmouth".  Shortened close replica of actual shelter now preserved on Portsmouth sea front.  Edwardian cantilever with scroll brackets.  Etched brass with white metal gutters and pillar detail.  3 bay, 105mm long.

................................................................................................................ 11.00 plus 90p p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S6....... Passenger shelter, "Fleetwood".  Close replica of actual shelter.  Oval with doorway in centre of one side.  Etched brass with white metal roof and base.  61mm long.

.................................................................................................................. 8.50 plus 90p p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S7....... Stone balustrade, 3 74mm lengths.  White metal...................... 3.00 plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S8        Timber “cattle” grid for level crossings or ends of reserved track.  White metal:

S8a      10 panels (for both sides of a single track crossing)............... 3.00 plus LL sae

S8b      18 panels (for both sides of a double track crossing).............. 4.00 plus LL sae

S8c      6 panels (for both sides of a 2ft gauge (009) single track crossing) 2.00 plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S9a..... Blackpool tramroad concrete fencing, early style (Little Bispham).  18" total (18 panels in units of 2 or 3).  White metal.

S9b..... Blackpool tramroad concrete fencing, modern heavy X replacement style.  18" total (18 panels in units of 3).  White metal.

..................................................................................................................... 5.00 plus LL sae

S10..... Blackpool tramroad crossing gates:

S10(a). "Timber" pedestrian crossing gate to go with S9 styles.  2 gates including gate posts plus two spare fence posts.  White metal.            2.50 plus LL sae

 

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S10b... Iron railing style occupation plus pedestrian crossing gates from Rossall.  2 wide and 2 narrow.  Etched brass with white metal gate posts......................................................................................................... 3.50 plus LL sae

S10c... Iron railing style occupation crossing (wide) gates from Rossall.  Etched brass with white metal gate posts.             2.50 plus LL sae

S10d... Iron railing style pedestrian crossing (narrow) gates from Rossall.  Etched brass with white metal gate posts.          2.50 plus LL sae

S11..... Blackpool tramroad 21 inch high cast iron fence (Little Bispham).  Includes concrete base.  Etched brass and white metal.  Could also be mounted on a low wall.  5 lengths totalling 9 inches............. 4.00 plus LL sae

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S12..... Passenger shelter, “Portsmouth double-sided”.  A development of kit S5, double-sided with semi-circular ends.   18.00 plus 90p p&p

..........Also a limited number of spare development prototypes without the semi-circular ends.  Available to order only.      15.00 plus 90p p&p

 
 

 

   
 

 
 

 

   
 

S20 .... Tramway overhead fittings.  Etched fold-up assemblies:

S20a    Ear.................... Pack of 30 7.00        S20e    Hanger - “bow”..... Pack of 10 4.50

S20b   Frog.................... Pack of 6 5.00        S20f    Hanger - “square”. Pack of 10 4.50

S20c    Pull-off................. Pack of 6 2.80        S20g   Hanger - “curvy”... Pack of 10 4.50

S20d   Board joiner........ Pack of 8 5.00        ................ plus L sae (covers a few packs)

 

S21..... Traction pole scrollwork.  Etched brass:

S21a... 4 piece plain for single or double poles.............. Pack of 4 sets 2.50 plus L sae

S21b... 2-piece double scrolls for double poles.............. Pack of 4 sets 2.50 plus L sae

 
 

 

   
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M3....... Coloured clear acetate, approx 100 x 60 mm - orange, dark red, blue, green, yellow or smoky black.  Limited stock.                1.00 plus L sae

M4....... White semi-opaque film (glossy on one side, thin), approx 100 x 60 mm.  Limited stock.             1.00 plus L sae

M8....... White metal thin strip.  Approx 30mm lengths:

M8a      0.75mm square (30 thou)                        M8b     0.75 x 1 mm (30 x 40 thou)

M8e      0.75 x 2.5 mm (30 x 100 thou)                 M8f      1.0 mm square (40 thou)

........................................................................................ Pack of 5 lengths 1.00 plus L sae

 

M9....... Roof blanks - white metal, untrimmed edges, without rounded side cove panels:

M9a..... Shallow arc such as Alexander RL, approx 170 x 33 mm.

M9b.... Alexander P Type profile, approx 170 x 32 mm.

........................................................................................................ 1.80 plus 9" x 4" LL sae

 

M10..... "Working with Etched Brass" leaflet (included with several kits). Free plus L sae

 

M11..... Window ventilator bars, etc.  White metal.  Trim to required size.

M11a... 0.75mm (30 thou) square section, (inverted) T layout, 30 x 5 mm overall.

.................................................................................................... Pack of 14 2.00 plus L sae

M11b.. Cab window bars, 0.75mm (30 thou) square section, + layout, 22 x 22 mm overall.

...................................................................................................... Pack of 3 1.00 plus L sae

Wire mesh - see TF108c.