Burnham and District
Model Railway Club
Limited Edition 00  Wagons Section   



BURNHAM & DISTRICT MODEL RAILWAY CLUB.

LIMITED EDITION WAGONS

Wagon Orders:

Dave Bysouth 07780 796741 (BEFORE 7pm 19.00 hours) or david.bysouth@btinternet.com (ANYTIME)   

General Issues: ONLY John Langley 01823 270882 or club.wagons@yahoo.co.uk

General Issues: johnlangley2001@yahoo.co.uk web site - www.burnhamanddmrc.org/

FOR PAYPAL PLEASE EMAIL DAVE ABOVE OR PHONE 07780 796741


EXHIBITION DATES AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE... COLLECT YOUR ORDERS THERE!

COME AND SEE US AND THE FULL RANGE OF OUR WAGONS THAT ARE AVAILABLE


NOVEMBER 2017

                                                              
                                                    
                                                                                NEWSLETTER 68


COMMUNITY SUPPORT.

 

New Total £79,632.72



DETAILS CAN BE FOUND ON COMMUNITY SUPPORT PAGE 2


We thank you for your continued support to these worthy causes

 

Please note that due to health issues with John,

ALL orders MUST now be placed with Dave

 at the address at the end of this newsletter or at the NEW phone number above.

You can use the email address anytime as we monitor this every day. 

  The Web site and PAYPAL remain unchanged .



NEW ISSUES THIS MONTH  NOVEMBER


SOMERSET COUNTY COUNCIL of UNDERHILL QUARRY, WELLS £12.00    12 LEFT

A return of this wagon after many requests!

7 PLANK OPEN WAGON In the same livery as before, in red with white script new running no.68 this wagon also has black end irons and a grey granite load.

All profits go to fight Cancer WINKY KICKS CANCER



SHEPPY'S CIDER of TAUNTON £15.00

6 wheel Tanker In a new brown livery with new black script & logo. running no.9

Sheppy's is one of the oldest premium craft cider making families in the world with a history going back more than 200 years!

All profits go to MUSGROVE LEUKAEMIC GROUP SOMERSET



RODDA'S CREAM of CORNWALL £12.50

VAN In cream livery with red, blue & bronze script, and a black roof. Running no.9

In the older original livery.

In 1890 this now famous clotted cream began life in a Cornish farmhouse kitchen in Scorrier, near Redruth

All profits go to JEMIMA LAYZELL TRUST helping to fund treatment & care for under 18's suffering brain Injury



THATCHERS CIDER of SOMERSET £13.00

Fruit Mex Van in beige, with running no. 83245, and black scriptand a black roof.

This is the second version of this wagon in the Thatchers livery. (the first one has long since sold out).

It is hard to keep up with model railway fans asking for more THATCHERS wagons, so we have done yet another one!

All profits go to WESTON HOSPICE CARE




PREVIOUS ISSUES IN STOCK AS AT 22 NOVEMBER 2017

PLEASE CHECK WITH DAVE BEFORE ORDERING. THANK YOU.


D. J. HOPKINS of SOUTH DOCK SWANSEA £12.00

7 PLANK OPEN WAGON In RED livery with white script shaded black, black end irons, running no.35

and a COAL load.

There is little known about this wagon apart it was one of a number wagons that acquired their coal from Bryndu Colliery


SWANSEA OLD BREWERY of Singleton Road SWANSEA £12.50

VAN In red livery with white script shaded black, and a cream roof.

Registered in 1896 as The Old Swansea Brewery and Davies (Cardigan) Bonded Stores Ltd.

Brewing ceased in 1934

All profits go to CANCER RESEARCH WALES YMCHWIL CANSER CYMRU



GEORGE WARRENof MINEHEAD £15.00

CONTAINER ON G. W. R.. CONFLAT in green livery with a grey roof, with yellow script.

Our second wagon from this business.

In 1914 George Warren was working as a cabinet maker, then by 1919 also an upholsterer.



LLANGOLLEN CORN MILL of LLANGOLLAN £12.50

VAN In grey livery with white script shaded black, a red welsh dragon logo, and a black roof.

The present mill used to grind corn until 1895 It closed in 1974 and is now a restaurant & pub



THE GENERAL HAULAGE & STORAGE COMPANY of SWANSEA £12.50

VAN In grey livery with white script shaded black, and a cream roof. Running no.12

Apart from a photograph kindly given to us, we have been unable to find this wagons history.

We would be very pleased if anyone has anything about it!

All profits go to CANCER RESEARCH WALES YMCHWIL CANSER CYMRU



WILLIAM EVANS & Co. Ltd OLD MILLS COLLIERIES of RADSTOCK SOMERSET £12.00

5 PLANK OPEN WAGON in black with white script running no.34 & a COAL LOAD.

3 men began sinking a mine in C1860 that became the OLD MILLS COMPANY

In 1938 they were bought out by New Mells Colliery Limited.





ASHTON GATE BREWERY of BEDMINSTER BRISTOL £12.50  4 LEFT

VAN In light brown livery with white script shaded dark blue, and a cream roof, running no.2

Thomas Baynton established the then Somerset Brewery in the early 1830's. After his death in 1865 the brewery was acquired by Ashton Gate Brewery co. Ltd. Later amalgamated with Bristol Brewery Georges & Co. Went into volutary liquidation 1932



JOHN BOYD TEXTILES LTD. of CASTLE CARY SOMERSET £12.50

VAN In sandy yellow livery with black script shaded red, and a black roof, running no.3

One of the last companies in the world to weave with horse hair. First established in 1837 and still using the original looms & techniques from 1870

All profits go to Diabetes UK



ANGLO-BAVARIAN BREWERY of SHEPTON MALLET SOMERSET £12.50

VAN In grey livery with brown script, yellow shading, and a black logo, running no.5

The brewery in Wells Road was erected in 1864 & was first known as 

The Shepton Mallet Pale Ale Brewery by William Clark



DEVONSHIRE GIRL BRAND CREAM of SAMPFORD PEVERELL DEVON £12.50

VAN In red livery with black script shaded yellow, a black logo,and a white roof, running no.2

In 1884 a business started at Fordlands Farm, Chevithorne the home of R. S. Norrish

In 1899 a factory was established in Sampford Peverell trading as R.S. Norish &Sons Ltd.



WATCHET TRADING CO. of WATCHET SOMERSET £12.50

VAN In grey livery with black script shaded white, and a black roof, running no.24

This Company was very busy with many strings to its bow! At a time when the watchet Harbour bought much trade to the small town. Much traffic being sent by the adjacent Railway.



EDINBURGH & DUMFRIESSHIRE DAIRIES £15.00

6 wheel Tanker In cream livery with blue script shaded black, running no.23

The THIRD in the scottish series!......

In the 1920's at a time when small operators could not find enough fresh milk to satisfy the residents of Edinburgh, the Edinburgh & Dumfriesshire dairies solved the problem by bringing fresh milk into the city by train.

Now part of the Muller group known as Muller Wiseman dairies.



JOHN BYFORD & SON of MOODY WHARF POPLAR EAST LONDON £12.50

LIME WAGON in yellow ochre livery with black end irons and white script with black shading, & a cream roof running no.11

Born in Lambeth South London, in 1834.By 1874 was trading as a coal merchant, in 1878 he was also a lighterman at Bridge Wharf. He had many depots and sidings eg. Poplar, Southend, Barking, East Ham. He also dealt in cement, bricks, chalk limes, blue lias, hair, laths, tiles, sand and more. He also had a number of sailing barges!

All profits go to MYAWARE fighting Myasthenia



ARGYLE BREWERY (ARCHIBALD CAMPBELL) of Chambers Street EDINBURGH £12.50

VAN In brick red livery with yellow script shaded black, and a black roof, running no.5

Our FORTH in the scottish series!......

Founded in C1710 and by 1756 was operated by Archibald Campbell with his son of the same name.

Name changes and various take overs till in 1967 acquired by Whitbread, then sold on again till 1970 when brewing ceased.

All profits go to Weston Hospital Scanner Appeal



QUANTOCK JAMS of BRIDGWATER SOMERSET £12.50  3 LEFT

VAN In brick orange livery with white script and a black roof, running no.7

The Quantock Preserving Company Ltd. was founded in 1926 also acquiring the premises of the former Wemdon Brewery.

In 1965 became part of James Roberson & Sons Preserve Manufactures Ltd. & since had many changes, now Refresco Beverages U.K.

All profits go to Breathe Easy the British Lung Foundation



ISAAC WRIGHT of RYE SUSSEX £15.00

CONTAINER ON S. E. R. CONFLAT in grey livery with a white roof, with yellow script shaded black.

Isaac Wright advertised his address as the “Crown Inn, Rye, Sussex.

He offered a removal and warehousing Service.He also stated that he was an agent to the South Eastern Railway.



COATES CIDER of NAILSEA £16.50 16 LEFT

FRUIT D in grey livery with red logo and red script shaded yellow and a black roof running no W3472

The latest wagon in the series from this North Somerset firm will go well with the previous issues (all sold)





PUTLAND'S PURE HOP ALE of TUNBRIDGE WELLS £12.50

VAN in purple livery with yellow script & white shading, and a cream roof running no. 7

Thomas Putland apart from being a corn & coal merchant had other enterprises, as did many others of his time.One being his Pure Hop Ale.



WILTS UNITED DAIRY LTD. TROWBRIDGE (CORONET EVAPORATED MILK) £12.50

VAN in white, with a blue & gold logo, blue script, a black roof, running no.35

Our next Wilts United Dairies van in the series.... This time Coronet Evaporated Milk.

This van along with the others previously issued combine to make a rather interesting train




E.S. BEAVEN (MALTINGS) Ltd. of WARMINSTER, DISS & GREAT YARMOUTH £12.50

VAN in cream with red script, a black roof, running no.5

E.S. Beaven (Maltings) was the maltings subsidiary of Arthur Guinness Son & Co (Great Britian) Ltd. and named after the previous propietor of the Warminster Maltings , Dr. Edwin Sloper Beaven.



NORMAN HUNT of SEDDLESCOMBE,BATTLE, SUSSEX £12.50

VAN in cream running no.5 black script with a HORNET DRY logo in yellow & black, and a black roof.

Our 4th and last in this series from this brewery.

Norman Hunt & Sons are a family farming business who have been growing apples since the 1930s.

All profits go to Little Bridge House Childrens Hospice South West



EAST KENT BREWERY Co. Ltd. of SANDWICH KENT £12.50

VAN in red livery with black script shaded white & a white logo with a black outline, and a black roof running no.4

This brewery appears to have little information available of its history.

The brewery was founded by John Hoile in 1823 at Strand Street, Sandwich, Kent.

All profits go to HASTLEONS Amateur Dramatic & Operatic Society, helping young people into the performing arts



JOHN STEPHEN'S SON & CO. LTD. of GLOUCESTER £12.50

VAN in royal blue livery with white script & red shading, a white roof running no. 31

Jam, Pickle Manufacturers & Vinegar Brewers.

Established in 1870, In 1881 he was employing 110 people became a Limited co. in 1901

soon employing 400 people after taking over a jam, marmalade, fruits, sauces & much more...

The business was wound up in 1932



S. HEALING & SONS of TEWKESBURY £12.50

Borough Flour Mills

VAN in dark brown livery with a cream roof, white script shaded black, running no.12

The Borough Flour Mills were served by the River Avon, by road & the Tewkesbury branch of the Bristol & Gloucester Railway. It was a producer of both flour and animal feeds.

All profits go to help with the heavy overhaul of ex GWR loco 3850



COTTON POWDER CO.LTD. Of FAVERSHAM, KENT & MELLING, LIVERPOOL £12.50

Explosives Manufacturers

GUN POWDER WAGON with a dark grey body & white roof,with white script and red shading.

At the works in Faversham the first high explosive guncotton was invented in 1846.

The worlds first guncotton factory being established in 1847. They also had a works in Melling near Liverpool



WALLS ICE CREAM of LONDON £12.50        7 LEFT

VAN In cream livery with blue script, and a white roof, running no.48

The first of 2 wagons from this Famous Company.

Founded in 1786 by Richard Wall, when he opened a Butcher's stall in St.James's market.

By the 1900's Richards grandson Thomas Wall was running the business.

In 1913 Thomas to avoid laying of staff in the summer months as the demand for meat fell,first thought about ice cream. The first world war came and this was not implimented till 1922.

All profits go to Hospice care Exeter.



ALLOA BREWERY of ALLOA SCOTLAND £12.50

VAN In grey livery with black script shaded white, with a black roof, running no.5

Our FIRST Scottish wagon. The brewery was founded in 1810 and was aquired by Archibald Arrol in 1866.

Amalgamated with other breweries during its life time, till finally closing in 1998 and then demolished in 2001



BUDDEN & BIGGS of STROOD & ROCHESTER KENT  £12.50

VAN In grey livery with white script shaded black, with a cream roof, running no.1

The Biggs brewery was started by Joseph Biggs in Wrotham. Then moved to Strood, in the late 1850's was called the Strood Steam Ale Brewery.







JOHN WAINWRIGHT & Co. Ltd. of STOKE ST. MICHAEL SOMERSET  £12.00

5 PLANK OPEN WAGON in light brown with white script shaded black & a TARMAC LOAD.

Founded in 1891 when John Wainwright an auctioneer diversified into the quarrying industry.

The company is still trading after 125 years!

All profits go to Breathe Easy the British Lung Foundation





OLD DELABOLE SLATE COMPANY of DELABOLE CORNWALL £13.00

PRESFLO in yellow with a light brown Panel with white script shaded light blue.

Our first presflo wagon!

When Industries in Cornwall are talked about, often China clay comes to mind! Approx 2 miles West of Camelford an old but still active industry is the Delabole Slate Quarry. Being some 425 feet deep and more than a mile and a half in cicumference producing high quality slate. In 1841 five quarries amalgamated into a single unit to become Old Delabole Slate Company.

All profits go to BRACE to fund research into Alzheimer's & other forms of dementia



THE NORTON MILLS CO. of Norton Fitzwarren Taunton £12.50

VAN in green, running no.4, with white script and a grey roof.

After a lot of requests here it is!

Our second vehicle from this company, first issued in Feb. 2010 (sold out)

A flour mill producing both plain & self raising flour. Like Taunton Cider both now gone




FIRST SWISS ALPINE MILK EXPORTING Co. of RAMSHORN SWITZERLAND. £15.00

6 WHEEL TANKER  in white, with green script & a black logo, running no. 101

Little is known about this company. It operated from 1882. was based in England





JOHN GIBBON, GLYNTAFF QUARRY of PONTYPRIDD   £12.00

4 PLANK OPEN WAGON with a stone load, in grey,running no.6 with black iron work,white script shaded black

There is very little information about John Gibbon and this wagon! apart it was built at Gloucester Railway Carriage & wagon Co. Limited works,  and we have a picture of it.

In the Evening Express dated 19th May 1910, John Gibbon advertised for a qualified steam crane driver, for the Glyntaff Quarry.


  

CHILTONIAN BISCUITS of SIDLEY, SUSSEX    £12.50        15 LEFT

VAN in cream, running no.8, with black & green script with black & orange logo and a grey roof.

The biscuit factory closed in C1980.

All profits go to Autism Sussex

 

HOARE BROTHERS ROAD METAL CONTRACTORS of TAVISTOCK, DEVON    £15.00

20T STEEL OPEN MINERAL in black, running no.22, with white script and a TARMAC load

In 1912 Hoare Brothers began quarrying at Wallabrook Quarry, Tavistock, Devon.

This wagon will go with the hopper wagon we produced some time ago. (sold out).

 

G. RUSSELL of WEST MARINA St. LEONARDS-on-SEA, SUSSEX   £12.00

7 PLANK OPEN in red, running no.11, with black shaded red name on a white background & white shaded black

script and a COAL load.

This wagon was built by the Midland Railay Carriage & wagon Co. Ltd.

 Was registered by the SC&R in 1906

Very little is known about him as were so many from that era

 


MEW LANGTON'S ROYAL BREWERY of Newport, Isle Of Wight  £15.00    18 LEFT

CONTAINER ON S.R. CONFLAT In red with black script & logo, also a black roof. Running no. I.O.W.2

Founded by Benjamin Mew in C1814, later became Mew langtons & Co. Ltd.

It was the largest brewery on the island.

All profits go to IAIN RITCHIE FOUNDATION to help those with Cystic Fibrosis


 

WYE VALLEY ASPARAGUS OF THE WYE VALLEY  £13.00  11 LEFT 

FRUIT MEX VAN in light blue with white script, logo and roof, running no. 126357

Our second wagon using the fruit mex body!

Something just a little different!

The Wye Valley Asparagus growers are now able to grow asparagus most of the year.


 

L. WILLIAMS & SON of  ABERTHAW  £12.00

Blue Lias Lime works Aberthaw 

5 PLANK OPEN with a COAL Load  in cream running no.2 with black script & black strapping.

One of 5 wagons acquired in 1897 to transport coal for the lime works.

They had their own siding north of St.Athan Road station.

All profits go to Guide Dogs for the Blind

 


NORMAN HUNT of SEDDLESCOMBE,BATTLE, SUSSEX  £12.50      14 LEFT

VAN  in cream running no.4 black script with CROWMAN logo in purple & black.

Our 3rd issue from this company. Each with a different logo and running no.

All profits go to PARCHMENT TRUST helping disabled young people


RIDLERS CIDER of HEREFORD £12.50

VAN  in yellow running no.12 with black script, logo & roof.

A van to go with the tanker issued a while ago (SOLD OUT) The 1800's saw a change in cider making.



JOHN MARSTON, THE DOLPHIN BREWERY, MARKET STREET, POOLE, DORSET £12.50 1 LEFT

VAN in cream running no.2 with black script & a blue and black logo.



PORT TALBOT STEEL Co. Ltd  £12.00  13 LEFT

7 PLANK OPEN in red livery with black end irons. Running no.14

White script with black shading and has a COAL LOAD

 

 

WESTLEIGH STONE & LIME CO.LTD of BURLESCOMBE DEVON  £12.50    11 LEFT

LIME WAGON in red livery with black end irons and white script with black shading. no.22

All profits go to Burnham Railway Heritage Group

 

ALTON COURT BREWERY of ROSS ON WYE £12.50          2 LEFT

VAN in cream livery, with a grey roof and green script. running no.102

 

CLINCH'S BREWERY £15.00              7 LEFT

CONTAINER ON CONFLAT A grey livery container with with white script & logo with running no.2

 

 


                     Meet us and collect your order(s) at the following exhibitions. We look forward to seeing you!!

 EXHIBITIONS







25th - 26th November, Sedgemoor Rail, King Alfred School, Highbridge, Somerset TA9 3EE

MORE SHOW DETAILS AVAILABLE SOON






QUALITY POLICY.

We are determined to retain our policy of commissioning the best quality models that we can.

This will mean that our open wagons will continue to have blackened end irons and the majority of our vans will feature a logo (if one was used).

 We are fully aware that this costs us money, but we believe the success of our sales indicates this is what our customers want and that they really appreciate the high quality models we sell.

WEB SITE

 We update our website at regular intervals.

 Please keep looking for the latest changes to our stock - what's coming in and what has just sold out!

 

ENQUIRIES & ORDERS.

Please contact:  Dave Bysouth  for availability.

26 Blackmoor Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8EL

   07780 796741 BEFORE 7PM 19.00 HRS

Email.     david.bysouth@btinternet.com  ANYTIME

For PAYPAL we send you the invoice (via email)


 

 Please respect OUR privacy and make phone calls BEFORE 7.00pm / 19.00hours.

 

 All cheques payable to BDMRC please, with a covering note as to your requirements.

This saves us a lot of work tracing orders later.

 

PAYPAL IS AVAILABLE IF YOU PREFER ( we send you the invoice via email)

 

LOW STOCK ITEMS

 We strongly recommend that you check with us in advance that the item(s) you require are still available.

This is particularly important when ordering items listed as Low stock! Less than 19 left or

'Single figures' less than 9 left as it avoids disappointment.

 

OUR POSTAL CHARGES HAVE REMAINED THE SAME ......AGAIN NO INCREASE

 

 POST & PACKING

1 & 2 models £4.00 3 to 9 models £5.00

 Overseas orders will be despatched at cost - please enquire for details.

 Proof of postage obtained on all despatches, although the maximum compensation figure on UK deliveries is now set at £20.00 by Royal Mail.

 If you would like your goods sent by Special Delivery with a next day 1pm guaranteed delivery and £500 compensation cover this can be arranged at a cost of £9.50.

 

NEWSLETTER DISPATCH.

We have reluctantly taken the step to cease mailing the newsletter separately by post.

 Now more than ever it is essential that you give us your e-mail address

so that you are kept fully aware of what is happening.

 Alternatively, if you are able to send us STAMPS we will gladly

 continue to keep sending you the newsletter.

 

 Editor

 

Dave