Burnham and District
Model Railway Club
Limited Edition 00  Wagons Section   

      BURNHAM AND DISTRICT MODEL
                                 RAILWAY CLUB,                                 LIMITED EDITION OO WAGONS

Sorry folks the Club no longer sells or Commissions Limited Edition Wagons.

We wish to thank all those who have bought wagons over the last 10 years and helped the Club Donate, at the moment,  £87,084.95 to charity . Also our thanks to John Langley who single handed researched and organised the commissioning of the Wagons.

When finalised we will let you know where you can purchase the wagons, other than Ebay, that are still available from the range.

                
  Wagons still available on 24th October 2018


Uffculme Steam Brewery of Devon        
                                


Great Western Railway
Furniture Removal Service      

This is the standard GWR Conflat and Container but with a

Limited Edition container number, k-1709. The conflat was suggested by A fellow collector who supplied a photo from which the finished Wagon was made.


Maurice Jones of Weston Super Mare  


Previous Commissions

Rhymney Brewery                                   
Existing wagon with different number    

Anchor Brewery Littlehampton               

      Mendip Granite Works   3 LEFT                                All with coal loads                            

Aberthaw & Bristol Channel, Druid brand cement                                                      

Norman Hunt Conquest Cider              

Elham Valley Brickworks of Elham, Kent 

The Elham Brickworks had their own private siding, They produced bricks until the clay pit was exhausted.

 Hodson's Mill of Robertsbridge          

Producers of Pride of Sussex Flour.

The early hours in the morning you could sea a fleet of milk floats coming out of it's Silverhill dairy  going in all directions to deliver milk and other dairy products, now the dairy has gone and a supermarket in it's place..

The Swansea Vale Railway                 

The Swansea Vale Railway was built to carry coal, mineral and other goods from the Swansea valley to the docks at Swansea. 

C.J. Dimond & Son Removals & Warehousing                   of Torquay                                       

C.J.Dimond was one of many in the removal and warehousing business. They carried containers behind horse driven, steam  or motor hauled flatbeds, enabling the containers to be transferred , then carried by road, rail or sea. 


Robert Love, Removals of Chard             

Available on a GWR  5 left or SR 8 left
 
conflat
Please state preference when ordering or leave it to us to select.

Swansea United Breweries Ltd    14 left 

Swansea United Brewery of Orange Street registered in 1890 to acquire three other breweries, they in turn was acquired by Truman, Hanbury, Buxton & Co. The brewery closed 1926. 

Style & Winch Medway Brewery of Maidstone                   13 left

 The Best family ran the Chatham Brewery1851 Edward Winch leased it from the Best family, C1894 purchased it, becoming Edward Winch & Sons, 1899 merged with A.F. Style & Co. of Medway Brewery, Maidstone,

the Chatham Brewery then Closed. 

Hastings fishermen are one of the oldest fishing communities in Britain, having the largest fleet of fishing boats that are beached launch launched in the country.                      

Pither & Son of Castle Cary Somerset     Furniture Manufacturer etc.     22 left

After doing an apprenticeship as a cabinet maker in Clevedon Charles Pither acquired a furniture business in Castle Cary, building it up to a large family business.  

Thomas & Evans, Welsh Hills, of Porth, Rhondda, Orangeade         26 left

At a time when there was much drunkenness in the Rhondda Valleys two men decided to make and sell soft drinks as an alternative to beer, here is another wagon for those who collect the Welsh Hills wagons.

The Falcon Brewery was founded in 1640, later acquired in 1760 by the Lacon family, remaining a family business for over 200 years. Purchased by Whitbread 1965, closed 1968.

The Either Side Brake Co. Ltd. of London 

There was only one set of hand brakes, until a second set was put on the wagon, avoiding the wagon running away and causing an accident if the shunter was on the off side of the wagon. 

Newbury Bros. Fruit Perserving & Confectionary Works  of Battle     

C1850 Henry Newbery opened a baking and confectionery business, by chance began making jam from fresh fruit in the area, the Newbury factory became a major employer in the area called Newtime Foods Ltd.  

The General Haulage & Storage Company of   

Swansea          

Apart from a photo that was kindly given to us, we have been unable to find the wagons history, and would be pleased if anyone has it. 

D.J. Hopkins coal merchant   

of South Dock, Swansea.       18 left

This is one of a number of wagons that acquired their coal from Bryndu Colliery and supplying the docks.

Devonshire Girl Brand Cream of Sampford Peverell  4 left   

Devonshire Girl Cream one result of many from a business being started at Fordlands Farm in 1884 by Mr. R,S. Norrish.

John Boyd Textiles of Castle Cary    5 LEFT 

John Boyd Textiles company, established 1837 and the last still to use horsehair to weave fabrics in the U.K and one of the last in the world. 

John Byford, of Moody Wharf, Poplar          Depots, East Ham, Barking & Southend          11 left       

John Byford born 1834, trading as a coal merchant by 1874, eventfully also dealing in corn and building supplies. 

 Isaac Wright of Rye, Sussex container £15.00

Isaac Wright, proud to be an agent of South Eastern Railway Company, and claimed that he could deliver to all parts of the country.

John Stephens, Son & Co. Ltd. Jam & Pickle Manufactures & Vinegar Brewers of Gloucester.         20 left                  

John Stephens established a vinegar & pickle factory in1870. In 1901 became a limited company taking over a jam & provision merchants soon employing 400 people.


First Swiss Alpine Milk Exporting Co. 
10 left

The company began operating 1882, the milk was sold as additive free with fortifying properties. This Company was based in ENGLAND

Old Delabole Slate Company   13 left  

Approx. 2 miles from Camelford in Cornwall is the quarry 425 feet deep and more than a mile and a half in circumference is the quarry of Old Delabole Slate Company. .
The Norton Mills Co. produced both plain and self raising flour, now closed.

John Gibbon of Pontypridd    8 left    

With little Known about this company apart that the wagon came from the Gloucester  Railway Carriage and Wagon Company Limited works.

Hoare Brothers of Tavistock  4 LEFT   

1912 Hoare Brothers began Quarrying at Wallabrook Quarry, Tavistock, so beginning a road metal contractors, stone crushers and stone merchants business.