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Quarry Slate wagons

Our Wagon Kits are inspired by many narrow guage lines, all our kits are laser cut and fit together cleanly to form a solid model. allowing the modeller to add there own unique stamp on there model.
Slate Wagon 32mm  and 45mm versions, as seen in many of the slate quarries in wales, these were used to transport the dressed slate's to the port for further shipment, easy to assemble with locating tabs and additional comb for evenly spacing of cross bars, with shaped buffers and all being assembled with pva glue. wheels and axle boxes now supplied as part of the kit in 32mm or 45mm gauges.  Dimensions 32mm, Length 106mm, Width 50mm, Height 52mm. Dimensions 45mm, Length 113mm, Width 64mm, Height 52mm.
Oakley Quarries four wheeled Coal wagon, this kit aims to recreate that wagon in a good representation of the original. owner badges are included with this lovely little wagon. The model has external planking detail with very striking bolster supports, wheels and axle boxes are included with this kit but 32mm only. Shown here nicely weathered.
Dimensions are, Length 118mm , Width 62mm, Height 84mm.
WA-005-32
Slate wagon complete kit, incl wheels 32mm Only
£ 9.00
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WA-005-45
Slate wagon Complete kit, Incl wheels 45mm Only
£ 10.00
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WA-010-32
Oakley Quarries four wheeled coal wagon, incl wheels. 32mm
£ 15.00
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WA-010-45
Oakley Quarries four wheeled coal wagon, incl wheels. 45mm
£ 16.00
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Slate Load Resin, these are our resign slate loads, to fit our standard slate wagon - WA-005, these loads can be spray painted or hand painted, but are sold unpainted, we do not use release agent, although washing with soapy water is always recommended prior to painting, each load adds 91g for 32mm or 98g for 45mm to the slate wagon, designed to be easily removable as desired. 32mm version pictured.
Bolster wagon set complete, the quarry bolster wagon was used for moving long lengths of slate or timber too large for a single vehicle. this kit represents the bolster wagon used at Coed-y-Parc although the chain was wrapped around the bolster, we have main it a little shorter and hangs from the uprights. sold in either 32mm or 45mm version. Dimensions are for a Pair with a fixed coupling Length 264mm x width 54mm x height 70mm top of upright.
SLR-001-32
Slate load resin, to fit our standard slate wagon 32mm
£ 5.00
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SLR-001-45
Slate load resin, to fit our standard slate wagon 45mm
£ 6.00
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WA-017-32-SP20
Quarry Bolster wagon set, 32mm version incl 6 spoke curvy wheels
£ 20.50
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WA-017-45-SP20
Quarry bolster Wagon set, 45mm version incl 6 spoke curvy wheels
£ 22.50
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Penrhyn Rubbish Wagon, as seen in many of the slate quarries in wales, these were used to transport the waste slate to the dumps, easy to assemble with locating tabs and the Blondin hangers can be left off to make a standard gallery wagon, all being assembled with pva glue. wheels and axle boxes now supplied as part of the kit 32mm or 45mm versions available.
Dimensions are, Length 80mm, Width 64mm, Height 48mm.
Aberllefenni Quarry Slab wagon, 32mm Version. These wagons were seen running on the coris railway, primarily used for the transhipment of slabs of dressed slate, these wagon were unusual in design carrying the slabs on an "A" frame trestle with two upright timbers connected via a chain and wedges to secure the slabs. The model represents this unusual quarry wagon, everything is included chain, links, and cross braces etc., wheels are also included. Slate not included.
Dimensions are:
Length 150mm Height 126mm to top of uprights  width 68mm.

WA-006-32
Penryhn Rubbish Wagon, complete kit incl wheels 32mm Version
£ 8.00
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WA-006-45
Penryhn Rubbish Wagon, complete kit incl wheels 45mm Version
£ 9.50
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WA-011-32
Aberllefenni Slab Wagon, 32mm Version complete with wheels
£ 16.00
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WA-011-45
Aberllefenni Slab Wagon, 45mm Version complete with wheels.
£ 17.00
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FR Slab wagon, Ffestiniog railways slab wagon only a few of these were ever used on the railway, for the transhipment of large slabs of slate to the port. This rather nice model was made possible thanks to Tony Hill for taking the time to measure the recently rebuilt on at Minford yard. The slate was secured onto the wagon by use of the chain, the drop board was to allow passage along the wagons. Complete with Binnie wheels, but only available in 32mm.
FR Braked Bolster wagon set. Used for carrying abnormally long loads on the FR. This model recreates the original with rivet detail where applicable with a lot of rivets, complete with brake handle and rotating brace, the kit also comes complete with wheels and axle boxes, the draw bar is included, but the original often ran with a standard slate wagon (WA-005- 32 or 45) between the bolsters. available in 32mm and 45mm variants.
WA-030-32
FR A Frame Slab Wagon "Donkey" complete with wheels 32mm only
£ 26.00
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FR-009-32
FR Bolster wagon. 32mm Version, sold as a Pair, includes wheels
£ 38.50
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FR-009-45
FR Bolster wagon, 45mm Version, Sold as a Pair, Incl wheels
£ 40.00
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Dinorwic Slate Closed wagon. Used for transhipment of dressed slate, these wagons were vast in their number, this kit includes the filled in sides, which can of course be left out to create an open version if required, the kit comes complete with wheels and is available in both 32mm and 45mm versions.
Slate Load Dinorwic Resin, these are our resign slate loads, to fit our Dinorwic closed slate wagon - WA-022, these loads can be spray painted or hand painted, but are sold unpainted, we do not use release agent, although washing with soapy water is always recommended prior to painting, each load adds 94g for 32mm or 102g for 45mm to the slate wagon, designed to be easily removable as desired. standard 32mm slate wagon pictured, dinorwic picture to follow.
WA-022-32
Dinorwic slate wagon, with closed sides, 32mm Version, incl wheels
£ 14.50
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WA-022-45
Dinorwic Slate wagon, with closed sides, 45mm Version, incl Wheels
£ 16.00
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SLR-002-32
Slate load resin, to fit the dinorwic slate wagon 32mm
£ 5.00
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SLR-002-45
Slate load resin, to fit the dinorwic slate wagon 45mm
£ 6.00
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Dinorwic Flat wagon. Used for a wide variety of tasks, these wagons were used heavily throughout the quarry, complete with hangers or securing points these wagons were very useful, the kit comes complete with wheels and is available in both 32mm and 45mm versions.
FR Carriage Truck, built at Boston Lodge in 1884, the carriage truck was to allow the gentry to take their horse drawn carriage with them to be used at the end of their journey, however the low bridges and tunnels would have only allowed a small carriage, trap or dog cart to be carried. Faithfully recreated in 16mm scale 32mm and 45mm variants available, including wheels.
WA-023-32
Dinorwic flat wagon with hangers, 32mm Version, Incl wheels
£ 10.00
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WA-023-45
Dinorwic Flat wagon with hangers, 45mm Version, Incl wheels
£ 11.50
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FR-010-32
Carriage Truck, 32mm only includes wheels
£ 23.50
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Ffestiniog Railways 2-ton iron bodied slate wagon, of which there was 639 in the lifetime of the fr slate workings at Blaenau in various quarry systems, 522 of these were un-braked an only 117 had brakes. the model contains all the character and charm of this delightful wagon, the model contains wheels and axle boxes.
Slate Load Resin 2t, these are our resign slate loads, to fit our 2ton Iron bodied slate wagon - WA-032, these loads can be spray painted or hand painted, but are sold unpainted, we do not use release agent, although washing with soapy water is always recommended prior to painting, each load adds 94g for 32mm or 102g for 45mm to the slate wagon, designed to be easily removable as desired. standard 32mm slate wagon pictured, dinorwic picture to follow.
WA-032-32
Ffestiniog Railway 2 ton iron bodied slate wagon 32mm
£ 14.00
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WA-032-45
Ffestiniog Railway 2 ton iron bodied slate wagon 45mm
£ 15.00
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SLR-003-32
Slate Load Resin, to fit the 2Ton iron bodied FR slate wagon 32mm
£ 5.00
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SLR-003-45
Slate Load Resin, to fit the 2Ton iron bodied FR slate wagon 45mm
£ 6.00
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Penrhyn Modern tipper wagons, as known as devil wagons, these were a larger tipper than the ones used up in the slate galleries, they were also never used on the blondin system either, recreated from measurements of the example found outside the slate museum, the model recreates some of the noticeable features of the wagon, the bucket can be made to tip and can also be hooked into position whist running, some lovely detail is included although, these were rivetted together, rivets are not included but would look fantastic on the bucket. supplied with Binnie wheels, available in both 32mm and 45mm gauges.
WA-031-32
Penryhn modern tipper "Devil Wagons" complete with 32mm wheels
£ 23.00
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WA-031-45
Penryhn modern tipper "Devil Wagons" complete with 45mm wheels
£ 24.00
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