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Re: Windmill hill steam railway!: New Loco!

Posted: Mon May 10, 2010 8:19 pm
by Pedanticmongrel
manormadman wrote:
Pedanticmongrel wrote:
manormadman wrote:I have got a new hornby castle (7034 Ince castle)!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :D :D :D
Does anyone know wether the new castle chassis will fit on the old body :?: Out of intrest


Now why on earth would you be stupid enough to want to do that? And no it most definatley will not!

Oh because my old castles are not very good running wise


just get a new castle and bin the old one, the old ones body is not a patch on the new.

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Mon May 10, 2010 9:06 pm
by manormadman
oh i will probably keep them anyway. Unfortunatly My Evil sister lent me £20 for 7034, it came on sunday, and she has kept it!!!! :evil: I now have too pay her back but I don't get pocket money till the end of the month!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :!: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: :evil: Is the new castle good :?:

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Mon May 10, 2010 10:42 pm
by Son-1
Tell her you need to test it for an hour in each direction. If it doesn't work she won't get paid back until you have a working one. :twisted: You get 2 hours running in, and she gets paid back as soon as you have the money as you will want to run it again :lol:

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Tue May 11, 2010 9:04 am
by sishades
oh i will probably keep them anyway. Unfortunatly My Evil sister lent me £20 for 7034, it came on sunday, and she has kept it!!!! I now have too pay her back but I don't get pocket money till the end of the month!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



Oh I do like your sister! Im sure that a few weeks wait will be worth it.

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Tue May 11, 2010 7:34 pm
by manormadman
Son-1 wrote:Tell her you need to test it for an hour in each direction. If it doesn't work she won't get paid back until you have a working one. :twisted: You get 2 hours running in, and she gets paid back as soon as you have the money as you will want to run it again :lol:

Unfortunatly she wants to annoy me so she won't give it back! :evil: I hope I will get some pocket money soon.

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Tue May 11, 2010 8:07 pm
by hobby boy
do more jobs round the house then! (thats how i get pocket money)

Andrew

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Thu May 13, 2010 4:53 pm
by manormadman
hobby boy wrote:do more jobs round the house then! (thats how i get pocket money)

Andrew

Mum doesn't give me any money for chours only for learning at school :evil:

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Thu May 13, 2010 7:59 pm
by Son-1
Picked the stepson up from school, and some of the words used by kids and parents in the playground :shock: :shock: :oops: you should be paid not to learn some things.

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Sun May 16, 2010 9:22 pm
by manormadman
Son-1 wrote:Picked the stepson up from school, and some of the words used by kids and parents in the playground :shock: :shock: :oops: you should be paid not to learn some things.

Not that
Anyway I've had a great week theres good news and bad news
1.The castle is here! :D :D :D Finally!
2.I went to trago mills today and I got a 2nd terrier for £20
3.I missed out on a Bullied pacific for £20 :evil: But it had big damage to the front end! :evil:
4.I got an electric scooter!

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Wed May 19, 2010 7:22 pm
by hobby boy
manormadman wrote:Anyway I've had a great week theres good news and bad news
1.The castle is here! :D :D :D Finally!
2.I went to trago mills today and I got a 2nd terrier for £20
3.I missed out on a Bullied pacific for £20 :evil: But it had big damage to the front end! :evil:
4.I got an electric scooter!


Well at least you got that castle back, Was there any damage on it?
Also what does an electric scooter have to do with this (unless it is 00 gauge)

Andrew

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Fri May 21, 2010 5:00 pm
by manormadman
hobby boy wrote:
manormadman wrote:Anyway I've had a great week theres good news and bad news
1.The castle is here! :D :D :D Finally!
2.I went to trago mills today and I got a 2nd terrier for £20
3.I missed out on a Bullied pacific for £20 :evil: But it had big damage to the front end! :evil:
4.I got an electric scooter!


Well at least you got that castle back, Was there any damage on it?
Also what does an electric scooter have to do with this (unless it is 00 gauge)

Andrew

Luckily no damage the electric scooter is not oo gauge! :D

Manor Elert!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted: Tue May 25, 2010 7:53 pm
by manormadman
Look at this! :D :D :D Hinton Manor. :!:
http://www.svr.co.uk/GiftShop.aspx Too much money :evil: :shock: :x :!: :!: :!:

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! an A4!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted: Tue Jun 15, 2010 8:28 pm
by manormadman
Big update
hello sorry about the lack of updates i had my head out of a coach on the SVR (5643+43106+5164) and GCR (63601+1744 Golden Oldies). It was boiling in the shed so i had to run a train ,go out ,run a train ,go out etc.
Anyway An A4 60025 Falcon has been bought by dad but im not allowed it before my birthday (31-7-2010). Its in br green late embelem and i think is the better tooled version. it was £50 from the fleet air arm museum exhibition from the signal box stall. it is un boxed because it was split from a set, and dad will probably test it.
Also i am currently having a week long GWR 175 gala with:-
1010
1444
2847 (still tender drive)
3047 Loorna Doone (not strong can't pull 2 coaches)
4160
4612
5322
5552
5786
6024 King Edward I
6624
6869
7820!!!!!! :D :!:
7825
32662
D7017 (standby/1 run)

None of the locos have failed so D7017 is not needed but its wheels need cleaning :) Pics WILL BE COMING SOON I PROMISE if i can work out how to do it right
Cheers for posting :D
Manormadman

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge preserved railway

Posted: Tue Jun 29, 2010 5:41 pm
by manormadman

Re: Windmill hill steam railway! 00 gauge BIG update

Posted: Tue Jul 20, 2010 7:00 pm
by manormadman
Hi everybody,
A lot of news is happening at the moment. Firstly I've bought a B12 loco in the anglian set with the non corridor celestory coaches in carmine and cream. Secondly I'm getting tons of locos for my birthday (31st July): 60025 Falcon, a Hornby Hymek, 4930 Hagley Hall and 7819 Hinton manor. Thirdly I got a non corridor chocolate and cream celestory at Yeovil Junction, so now i have 4 non corridor celestory coaches. Also I have created a website for my model railway. GWR gala pics are below:

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