Photo report by  Roger Froud 2/3

Stuart Turner Sirius by Fred Moon.

LMS Patriot rebuilt by Chris Knibbs.

Some of  the 18 Pullman cars built by Ben Lyons and Brent Hudson in 5” gauge.

Foden Speed Six road tractor by Norman Smedley.

Fascinating colletion of 2.5” gauge locos.

Kenya Uganda Railway Garratt loco.

Ornamental turning never fails to fascinate.

You can do a lot with the right steam boiler.

Promise of power from a Canadian Pacific loco.

Triple expansion marine engine to the Bolton/Bertinat design.

Aquarama Special to 1:10 scale in mahogany.

The General 4-4-0 from a Winson/Modelworks kit in 5” guage.

LNER B2s in 7.25” and 0 gauges.

Hot air engines come in infinite variety.

Prof Dennis Chaddock’s 1:4 scale BRM V8 F1 engine.

Fine 1:3 scale working Myford ML7 built by Leonard Roe in 1956 and now with the SMEE collection.


The 2019 Midlands Model Engineering Exhibition served up another fine display of the model engineer’s craft and the opportunity to get in supplies. Here, in no particular order, we have the second of three parts looking at just some of the exhibits that caught the eye.

Part one here Part two Part three.