Northern Fine Scale Gauge 1 rolling stock kits feature highly detailed and historically accurate designs faithfully executed in durable and weather-resistant injection-moulded polystyrene.
The close-up image below shows the details of the brake system on a seven-plank wagon.
Our wagons, tank wagons and vans come complete (wheels & transfers are included), you will only need paint and glue.
We also recommend a supply of both Microset and Microsol for applying transfers (Decals).
|Coke Rails Wagons||
Coke was a by-product of municipal gasworks throughout Britain. It could be transported in wagons modified
with extension rails designed to increase their capacity.
Adding coke rails to our 7-plank wagon kit produces a vehicle typical of those in service.
|Five Plank Wagons||
Five Plank Wagons were the ubiquitous bulk haulers of the railway
system. Frequently held by private owners, their (often colourful)
livery gave a lively appearance to every goods train.
|Seven Plank Wagons||
Seven Plank Wagons are modelled on
those used in Britain as a large-size railway bulk carriers. Both the
railway companies and private owners maintained large fleets.
Northern Fine Scale Gauge 1 Rectangular Tank Wagons are typical
of those seen on the railways from the 1800's through to the 1970's
. A frequent if unglamorous sight, they were usually covered in a coat of the
10 – 12 ton load of tar or heavy oil that they carried.
(Twin & Single Wagon Kits)
Single Bolster Wagons were used as loose-coupled pairs and runners. For
longer loads a runner/match single bolster wagon would be used in
conjunction with a twin bolster wagon.
Northern Fine Scale have introduced a rake of three
South Eastern & Chatham and Southern Railway panelled ready-to-run
coaches as a load for the Wainwright "D" Class, or "C" Class
We supply both an LNER 12-ton Van and the LNER Ventilated Fruit Van.
Both types of van were built in large numbers and operated throughout the UK
from the 1920's well into the 1960's. 9 and 10 foot versions are available.
|Peaked Roof Wagons||
Peaked Roof Wagons were commonly used to carry salt, lime and also coal and china clay.
|Ready to Run||
Ready-to-run Wagons, Rectangular Tank Wagons, and Vans are available
(fully painted with your choice of transfers applied). We also supply,
at additional cost, ready-to-run wagons with a hand-crafted weathered
Northern Fine Scale
supplies a wide range of components to Gauge 1 enthusiasts wishing
to construct their own rolling stock.