[WWI] Steam

wwi@wwi-models.org wwi@wwi-models.org
Fri Dec 12 12:33:00 2003


Hey some of the first books I read as a kid were the Thomas the tank engine books. (The real ones not the shining time ones). 

of coursee i did wonder what Thomas and Clarabelle got up to, they always seemed late and out of breath on there spur line route.....

Ray

----- Original Message -----
From: MARK MILLER <mark_.m@sbcglobal.net>
Date: Friday, December 12, 2003 5:46 am
Subject: Re: [WWI] Steam

> Live steam in 1/76 scale!
> Wow, that has to be the smallest steam engine ever.
> 
> funny, most of my knowledge of British locomotives I got from
> "Thomas the Tank Engine" ;-)
> My oldest was a huge fan back when he was 5 or so.
> 
> Mark
> 
> 
> --- dave fleming <dave.fleming@dial.pipex.com> wrote:
> > As an aside, Hornby have just launched a 1/76th (OO) live
> > steam SCALE model of 
> > the Mallard. I've seen it and there's not much externally to
> > make it different 
> > from a normal scale train.
> > 
> > So who's for 1/72 working rotary petrol engine? :-)
> > 
> 
>