Category Archives: Garden Railways

Garden Railways is published in the United States.

Garden Railways: Vol. 2 No. 1 (January 1985)

The Biscuit Tin Special, Part I, by John Wenlock, p. 8 (construction, drawings, steam locomotive, 1:19) A Railbus for the OBR, by Mark Horovitz, p. 11 (construction, drawings, railbus, 1:24) An Abandoned Store Building, by Joseph Crea, p. 16 (construction, … Continue reading

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Garden Railways: Vol. 2 No. 2 (March 1985)

A Garden Railway in a Northern Climate, Part I, by Mike Westren, p. 12 (Calgary, Alberta, Canada) The Biscuit Tin Special, Part II, by John Wenlock, p. 20 (construction, drawings, steam locomotive, 1:19)

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Garden Railways: Vol. 2 No. 3 (May 1985)

A Locomotive Test Stand, by Greg Ritacco, p. 6 (construction, drawings, livesteam locomotive, Mamod) This article shows how to build a simple test stand for an 0-4-0 Mamod livesteam locomotive.

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Garden Railways: Vol. 2 No. 4 (July 1985)

What Light Through Yonder Window Breaks?, by Godfrey Gamble, p. 24 (electrical, wiring, lighting) This article shows how to improve upon the usual methods of lighting LGB passenger cars.

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Garden Railways: Vol. 2 No. 5 (September 1985)

Lubricating the Mamod, by Rob van Dort, p. 7 (live steam, Mamod, lubrication)

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Garden Railways: Vol. 2 No. 6 (November 1985)

A Stomper Photo Album, by Rod Wentler, p. 23 (scratchbuilding) This article has a photo of a powered excursion car that might be fun to build.

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