Houstoun Gate Locomotive Works
Houstoun Gate Locomotive Works
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The HGLW 'Premier' Range.
These kits come with a little more detail as standard.....
          ...... but still with plenty of room for your  personalisation.
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We are happy to ship internationally.  But please contact us before ordering to arrange for international shipping.
Empire Coach - (In Plywood)
These stylish bogie coaches are freelance in design but similar in style to ones built by Decauville and other manufactures at the turn of the century. Seen across Europe, Africa and down to the Antipodes. The kit is of all plywood constructionn for the wooden parts. Interior detailing is included.
Currently there are two variations available. As illustrated with bronze steel balcony ends, or with wooden balcony ends

Approx L=475mm x W=115mm x H=140mm
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SARCast Bogies
Ideal companions to our Empire coaches or for modelling South African Railways /WHR stock.
The kits are available in either 32mm or 45mm gauge and use our standard oil filled sintered bronze bearings
Options include glass filled nylon wheelsets in either plain disc or curly spoke style, or with our plain disc steel wheels. These bogies are sold in pairs.

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Ashover Light Railway Coach

This plywood coach kit will be launched at the 2019 National Garden Railway Show in Peterborough

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