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Bolton Priory

 

Several of our members have built their own own exhibition layouts. These are briefly described here and more information, picture albums and track plans for some of the layouts can be seen by following the links on the left or clicking the orange layout titles in the lists below. Other members' layouts are under construction and will be announced here when available for exhibition. 

Four members' layouts are listed below. Click on the layout titles to go to short descriptions of each, with a photo and contact details.

Bocstyn Sidings, Bolton Priory, Cuddy's Yard, Mynydd Fawr.

All enquries about members' layouts should be addressed directly to the layout owners, whose contact details are given below.

Bocstyn Sidings
David Burrows
36 Neville Road
Gargrave
Skipton
BD23 3RE
Tel: 01756 749833/07815 461213
Email: burrowsdave@live.co.uk

Scale: 4mm/ft, Gauge: 16.5mm (00), fictional shunting puzzle, children encouraged to operate.
Approx 4ft x 1ft (1.22m x 0.31m) overall, plus space for operators.

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Bolton Priory
Geoff Holmes
22 Crag View Road
Skipton
BD23 2SA
Tel: 01756 791036

Scale: 7mm/ft, Gauge: 32mm (O), LNER, 1937. Terminus of fictional branch from Ilkley to Bolton Priory with private line to sawmill and quarry on Devonshire estate.
20ft x 3ft (6.10m x 0.92m) overall, plus space for operators.

More details, photo album and layout plan available on this website by clicking on layout title above.

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Cuddy's Yard (aka St Cuthbert's Sidings)
Alex Dewar
10 Airebank Terrace
Gargrave
Skipton
BD23 3RU
Tel: 01756 749631

Scale: 4mm/ft, Gauge: 18.2mm (EM), shunting puzzle based on LNER practice.
Approx 4ft x 1ft (1.22m x 0.31m) overall, plus space for operators.

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Mynydd Fawr
David Burrows
36 Neville Road
Gargrave
Skipton
BD23 3RE
Tel: 01756 749833/07815 461213
Email: burrowsdave@live.co.uk

Note: this layout is no longer available. There is a successor layout and details will be posted when available.

Scale: 4mm/ft, Gauge: 16.5mm (00), layout loosely based on a Scottish village with a treacle mine, a haggis farm and a black pudding tree. A narrow gauge line takes visitors to the treacle mine.
Size: approx 9ft x 4ft (2.75m x 1.22m) overall, plus space for operators.

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