Burnham and District
Model Railway Club
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BURNHAM & DISTRICT MODEL RAILWAY CLUB.

LIMITED EDITION WAGONS

Wagon Orders:

Dave Bysouth 07780 796741 (BEFORE 7pm 19.00 hours) or [email protected] (ANYTIME)   

General Issues: ONLY John Langley 01823 270882 or [email protected]

General Issues: [email protected] 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!

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LIMITED EDITION WAGONS

Newsletter 75 JUNE 2018


COMMUNITY SUPPORT


New Total £87,084.95

We thank you for your continued support to these worthy causes

Details of these can be found under the COMMUNITY SUPPORT 2 page on our wagon website


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.

Please use the email address [email protected] anytime as we monitor this every day.

The Web site and PAYPAL remain unchanged .


NEW ISSUES THIS MONTH (5)



(415) DAWS CREAMERY of TOTNES DEVON & SALTASH CORNWALL £15.00 Single figures

6 WHEEL TANKER in white, with blue script shadedblack running no.14

After many requests for a further issue of this tanker it is now here!

It has a new running no.14

Daws Creamery had more than one site. The Saltash Creamery was said to have been on the site of the Old Rustic Tea Gardens, while Totnes Creamery used Brunel’s former atmospheric railway engine house. Unfortunately after Brunel spending £146,000 on the experiment that did not work and selling the plant, only £50,000 was recovered. The creamery was acquired by Cow and Gate who collected milk daily from many local farmers, processing 7000 gallons of milk daily.

All profits go to SENSE who help the Blind Deaf



(414) FELIN FOEL BREWWERY of LLANELII £15.00

6 WHEEL TANKER in green, with black script, and a red & black dragon logo, running no.10

This Tanker will go with the van peviously issued but since SOLD OUT.

Apart from being the oldest brewery in Wales, producing craft ale since 1878, the master brewer is the 6th generation at Felinfoel Brewery with his apprentice working along side of him so that future generations will produce the perfect beer. Their Double Dragon won the title for the best beer in the world in 1976. They have been producing craft ale in a can since 1935, which makes them the oldest canners of craft beer in the world

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All profits go to Breathe Easy the British Lung Foundation



(413) ELHAM VALLEY BRICKWORKS of KENT £12.00

4 PLANK OPEN WAGON in red livery, running no.2 with black iron work, black script & a BRICK load.

The brickworks was in Elham itself having it’s own private siding, The Elham Valley Railway was opened in 1889 making a valuable by service to the brickworks by extending haulage areas for the brick deliveries around Kent. When the clay in the pit was exhausted the brickworks closed in 1905. The railway was closed in 1947 by the Southern Railway.

Today visitors can go to the Elham Valley Line Trust & Railway Museum.



 

(411) TIMSBURY COLLIERIES near BATH £12.00 LOW STOCK

4 PLANK OPEN WAGON in grey livery, running no.125 with black iron work, white script shaded black & a COAL load.

Part of the Somerset coalfields, known as Upper Conygre & Lower Congre,

the Lower Congre was the most sucessful of the two pits.


All profits go to Breathe Easy the British Lung Foundation



(412) HODSON LTD. PRIDE OF SUSSEX FLOUR of ROBERTSBRIDGE SUSSEX £15.00
GRAIN WAGON
In grey livery with white script shaded black running no.15
Our 2nd wagon from this flour mill (1st one sold out)
They had their own ex SECR "P" class loco with Pride of Sussex painted on its sides
(Hattons model shop have released this loco this month.


PREVIOUS ISSUES IN STOCK AS AT 19 JUNE 2018

PLEASE CHECK WITH DAVE BEFORE ORDERING. THANK YOU.



(410) FARMERS DIRECT DAIRIES of HASTINGS SUSSEX £15.00

6 WHEEL TANKER in white, with green script, running no.2

An at one time a major supplier of milk and other dairy products to the people of Hastings.

Sadly like a lot of other dairies now gone and a supermarket now stands where it used to be!



(409) ROBERT LOVE & CO. of CHARD SOMERSET £15.00

CONTAINER ON G.W.R. or S.R. CONFLAT  LOW STOCK on both

in brown livery with a black roof, white script shaded yellow. Running no.15

Based in Holyrood street, Chard,1899 was listed as a general broker and dealer in new and used furniture. Was listed in 1897 as an Auctioneer also was a cabinet maker house furnisher and removal contractors

THIS WAGON COMES WITH A CHOICE OF CONFLAT G.W.R. OR S.R. Please state your preference when ordering

All profits go to ST.PETERS CHURCH COMMUNITY HALL

FOR FURTHER WORK FOR THE PEOPLE OF PRIORSWOOD TAUNTON SOMERSET



(408) LAMB BREWERY of FROME SOMERSET £12.00

7 PLANK OPEN WAGON

in brown livery, running no.2 with black iron work, white script shaded black

and a black & white logo & an ANTHACITE load.

Founded by Thomas & John Bailey in 1853, was a very sucessful brewey

This open wagon will go well with the vans we have produced in the past (ALL sold out)



(407) S.V.R. (SWANSEA VALE RAILWAY) of SWANSEA £12.50

VAN

in grey livery with a cream roof, white script Running no.75

This railway was built to carry coal, minerals & other goods from the Swansea valley to the docks at Swansea.

It carried passengers from C.1860. Absorbed into the Midland Railway in 1876

The line finally closed in 1983.


(406) HAMBRIDGE BREWERY of CURRY RIVEL SOMERSET £12.50  LOW STOCK

VAN 

VAN in grey livery with a black roof, black script shaded white. Running no.1

Founded by the Lang family in 1780. In 1900 acquired Henry Seiven's brewery of Curry Rivel. Brewing ceased in 1953 to concentrate on cider making. 1958 acquired by Ind Coope (Halls)Ltd.

All profits go to ST. MARGARETS HOSPICE



(405) C. J. DIMOND of TORQUAY DEVON £15.00

CONTAINER ON G.W.R.. CONFLAT

 in brown livery with a black roof, white script shaded yellow. Running no.15

All profits go to BABY BASICS HASTINGS





(404) STYLE & WINCH (MEDWAY BREWERY) of MAIDSTONE KENT £12.50

VAN in yellow livery with a white roof, black script shaded red & a black logo. Running no.4

Began in Chatham in Kent by the Best family 1851 Edward Winch first leased the brewery

Then purchased it C1984 Then later merged with A.f. Style of Medway Brewery in Maidstone

Finaly closed in 1971


(403) SWANSEA UNITED BREWERY of Orange Street Swansea £12.50

VAN in beige livery with a black roof, black script and a black logo.

Another wagon in the WELSH series!

Started in 1890 until brewing ceased in 1989

All profits go to FOYD FRIENDS OF THE YOUNG DISABLED


                                                              

(401) HOME BREWERY of DAYBROOK NOTTINGHAM £12.50  18 LEFT

VAN in cream with a dark grey roof, black script, & a green ROBIN HOOD LOGO.

Continuing our foray into the MIDLANDS our 2nd wagon from Nottingham



(398) HASTINGS FISH. Of HASTINGS £12.50

VAN in light blue with a grey roof & dark blue script. Running no.5

Hastings fishermen are one of the oldest fishing communities in Britian

Another wagon in this series!

All profits go to HASTINGS FISHERMENS MUSEUM



CHARLES PITHER & SON. of CASTLE CARY & BRUTON SOMERSET £15.00

CONTAINER ON G.W.R.. CONFLAT in red livery with yellow script no.2 and a black roof

After acquiring a furniture business in Castle Cary fro a George Baker in 1898 building it up into an extensive family business.

Also a furniture removals side to the business, became a limited co. in 1923



WELSH HILLS (THOMAS & EVANS) ORANGEADE £12.50

VAN In red livery with yellow script shaded black, and a white roof, running no.10

Our 6th issue in this series, this time with a new running no & depicting ORANGEADE.

This was the fore runner of the well known drink CORONA

All profits

 go to BRAINWAVE



NEWBURY BROS. of BATTLE LTD. SUSSEX £12.50

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

Fruit preserving & confectionary Works.



E. LACON & CO.LTD BREWERS of GREAT YARMOUTH £12.50  15 LEFT

VAN In Blue livery with white script and a black & white logo, and a white roof, running no.15



THE EITHER SIDE BRAKE CO. of LONDON £12.00

5 PLANK OPEN WAGON in light grey with white script shaded black running no.2 & a COAL LOAD.




RODDA'S CREAM of CORNWALL £12.50  7 LEFT

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




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  1 LEFT

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 WARREN of MINEHEAD £15.00   9 LEFT

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.




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



JOHN BOYD TEXTILES LTD. of CASTLE CARY SOMERSET £12.50   16 LEFT

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




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.



EDINBURGH & DUMFRIESSHIRE DAIRIES £15.00   17 LEFT

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



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.



E.S. BEAVEN (MALTINGS) Ltd. of WARMINSTER, DISS & GREAT YARMOUTH £12.50    10 LEFT

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  13 LEFT

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  4 LEFT

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   10 LEFT

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



ALLOA BREWERY of ALLOA SCOTLAND £12.50     16 LEFT

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.




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      9 LEFT

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.


 

HOARE BROTHERS ROAD METAL CONTRACTORS of TAVISTOCK, DEVON    £15.00  16 LEFT

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    5 LEFT

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

 


 

L. WILLIAMS & SON of  ABERTHAW  £12.00   6 LEFT

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

 



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

 EXHIBITIONS


Saturday14 & Sunday 15 JULY 2018  Barry & Penarth mrc 40th Anniversary show

St. Cyres School, Sully Road, Penarth Cardiff CF64 2XP





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.     [email protected]  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