Midlands Model Railways

Heapton Colliery Wagon Works is officially wired up. Stay tuned for more updates. For now; here is 2 Peckett W4 'ferrets' running around the yard. N...

Heapton Colliery Wagon Works II Summer 2019 After Oliver's A-levels

My latest 4 projects of the production line, ready for use on Heapton Colliery line.

Heapton Colliery's Plymouth shunter in a its later life; still in a previous owners livery. Wearing small NCB logo on her fuel tank and a red bonnet d...

56 and 47 awaiting to Depart Caxtom

47s awaiting to depart Caxton

Heapton Colliery’s Number 20 was caught by this photographer as it bumbles across one of the junctions on the Heapton Colliery system. The photographe...

20141 awaits its crew prior to its departure to the colliery yard to collect a fully loaded coal train bound for Manchester or maybe Liverpool.

An item of railway rarity, the rail mounted Land Rover, a fantastic bit of kit from Oxford diecast, could do with motorising though.

Nostalgic shot of the colliery J94 as the pug lurks in the background. The figure in the foreground is actually a 3D print of myself!

Diesel double trouble. Class 20 and 25 both idle in the yard whilst their trains are shunted together.

The colliery pug waits to be coaled inbetween dutties. Bet the crew have bunked of for a cuppa!

The colliery J94, 68068, takes a break from shunting dutties on Cronton Colliery Sheds.