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The National 2½" Gauge Association is a not-for-profit organisation

 

Publications only available to Members

The Association can supply copies of many of the construction articles that have appeared in Model Engineer and English Mechanics. Please note that the majority of these can only be supplied to members of the Association for copyright reasons. These can be ordered from the Publications Officer or, where applicable, ordered online.


2½-in. Gauge Locomotive Design Booklets:

  • Volume 1 : LBSC's Model Engineer designs
  • Volume 2 : LBSC's English Mechanics designs
  • Volume 3 : JAJ & non-UK designs - in preparation

Other Booklets:

  • Fayette Construction Update
  • Eagle Liveries and other notes
  • Baker Locomotive Valve Gear
  • How to Design Your Own Locomotive
  • Successful Running and Maintenance of Miniature Locomotives
  • How to Overhaul and Recondition a Locomotive
  • Index to "Steam Chest" 1 to 130
  • Ron Taylor's Articles & Letters

Locomotive Construction Booklets:

  • Fayette - FL 4-6-2 by LBSC £22.42
  • Dyak - FL 2-6-0 by LBSC £19.42
  • Netta - NER 0-8-0 by LBSC £17.42
  • S160 - US Austerity 2-8-0 by LBSC £17.42
  • Olympiade - LMS 4-6-0 by LBSC £16.42
  • Austere Ada and Austere Ada 2 - WD Austerity 2-8-0 and 2-10-0 by LBSC £16.42
  • S15 - SR 4-6-0 by LBSC £14.42
  • Purley Grange - GWR 4-6-0 by LBSC £13.42
  • Southern Maid - SR 0-6-0 by LBSC £12.42
  • 4562 - LMS 4F 0-6-0 by LBSC £10.02
  • 2537 - LMS 4P 2-6-4T by LBSC £5.02
  • Victoria/SR 0-4-4-T - SR 4-4-0T by LBSC £5.02
  • Ayesha 2 - SR 4-4-2 by Tony Weale £16.42
  • Eagle - GNR(I) 4-4-0 by Martin Evans £14.42
  • Elaine - SR 4-6-0 by Martin Evans £15.42
  • Toby - NG 0-4-2 by Steve Eaton £13.42
  • Flying Scotsman - LNER 4-6-2 by Paul Wiese/Derek Collin £11.42
  • Stirling Single - GNR 4-2-2 by Peter Gardner £10.02
  • Black Five - LMS 4-6-0 by Martin Evans £16.17

This list will be added to as time goes on.

All prices include postage to the UK only. Overseas orders will attract an additional postage charge.

Please note that if ordering online then there is a small additional charge to cover the fees we incur.


 


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This page last updated on 13/12/2019

Publications can be purchased from the Publications Service. Please see Steam Chest for contact details or email to:

publications@n25ga.org

The booklets below can be ordered online using PayPal. You do not have to have a PayPal account to do this. Please add the additional postage if ordering from overseas

 

 

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