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Narrow Gauge Equipment for Sale

This page has been set up for people with narrow gauge equipment (15" gauge or over) to sell. Mail us (with a photo) with any items you wish to put up here. Locos, rolling stock, rail, points, are all welcome, as well as miscellaneous items such as sleepers, fishplates, rail clips, nuts and bolts, wheelsets, axleboxes.

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LOCOMOTIVES FOR SALE:

MR FOR SALE: Ruston 48 DL frame
Rob is offering for sale the frame only of a Ruston 48DL. He may be able to offer other spares to go with it, so please contact him for further details. The asking price for the frame is £400. The location is West Sussex. Please click on the email opposite to get more details.
(Posted: June 2017)
Rob Gambrill
MR FOR SALE: Keef rebuilt Simplex 21520 2ft Gauge
The later Keef bodywork, all brake gear, and coupling blocks are intact. It is missing a deutz engine and the clutch gear. There are also parts of the gearbnox missing (including selector sticks and shafts). Also the bottom of one axlebox (40S type) i missing. The wheelsets are worn but would survive very occasional use. The asking price is 800. However, Ian can supply a number of spares (but not the engine) which may go someway to replacing a number o missing components. 2 x new 1" roller chains, used flywheel and clutch cover to fit a Deutz engine, gear sticks and shafts, and input and output gears, etc. The asking price for all the additional items is £400. All the equipment is currently at Aberfeldy, Perthshire. Please click on the email link opposite to contact Ian for more details.
(Posted: June 2017)
Ian hughes
MR FOR SALE: 600mm gauge 15/18hp Gmeinder Loco
Christian has a 15/18hp Gmeinder loco for sale. It does have a broken wheel, the full details of which were not given. The loco appears to have no builders plates and we are advised that the history is unknown. The loco is currently on a heritage railway which is is under construction in northern France, but this is surplus to their needs. The documented weight of this class of loco is 4 tonnes. The asking price is £4,000, and is currently stored in Brittany. Please click on the email link opposite to contact Christian for more details.
(Posted: Jan 2017)
Christian Labetoulle
MR FOR SALE: 2ft Gauge Wickham Target Trolley
Wickham target trolley built in 1943 (wkm 3414) is still in original condition. It still has the original JAP petrol engine. The asking price is £1,200. The photograph was taken in 2006, but the seller advises that the condition has changed little as it has been stored under cover. It is currently located just south of Cambridge. Please contact Rob on the address opposite for more details. SOLD
(Posted: July 2016)
Rob Blackmore
MR FOR SALE: 2ft Gauge 10 tonne Plymouth Diesel.
This Plymouth was built in 1945 and imported into Europe for the US army and subsequently worked in the cement works in Northern France. It is fitted with Deutz engine rated at 125hp. The loco underwent a complete body work restoration and has been completely repainted. The gearbox and engine are said to be in good working order and have been serviced. For full information and history of the loco please contact Robert at the email opposite. The asking price is £13750. Payment can be made in Sterling or Euros. The locomotive is currently in service and based in France. (Click on the image for a larger version) SOLD
(Posted: January 2016)
Robert Simmons
Allens skip Allens skip FOR SALE: 3 Schöma 180/200 Series locos for sale.
2 of the locos weigh 35tonnes and 1 weighs 40tonnes. They were built in 2005 and are rated at 184Kw. We are advised that the locos are in fully operational condition complete with all manuals. Although currently 100mm gauge, the are designed to be convertable to 800mm or 900mm if required. The locos are located at Holland, Zuidwolde-dr. Wimpex would assist with the planning of transportation to any major port. Offers and any further requests for information to Henk at the email address opposite please.
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(Posted: 24th October 2015)
Henk Wever
MR FOR SALE: 600mm gauge WLS50 40hp Polish 0-4-0DM Diesel.
There are at least 2 of these diesels for sale. These locos were manufactured in large numbers by ZNTK Poznan in the 1950s. The one pictured was built in 1958. The loco has 4 speeds up to 17km/hr and weighs 7tonnes. It is fully restored and has a new engine; (Andoria S324) in full working order. The asking asking price is 15,000 Eur (approx £11,100) ono. The loco is located in Jedlicze in Poland. Contact Ryszard on the email address opposite for more details. (Click on the image for a larger version)
(Posted: October 2015)
Ryszard Pasterczyk
MR FOR SALE: 2ft gauge 20hp plate frame Motor Rail.
This is MR No.5609. It is a 20hp channel frame loco and is currently fitted with a four cylinder cummins engine. There are also two partially complete Dorman 2DWD engines that were going to be built into one good one. There are 4 sandboxes but the engine covers would be best used for patterns only. There is also a cab that came off a plate frame simplex. There are various other parts for the loco that are also included in the sale. The asking price is £3,000 for everything. The loco is located on the Chasewater Railway in the Midlands. Contact Jon on the email address opposite for more details. (Click on the image for a larger version) SOLD
Jonathan Clegg
Allens skip FOR SALE: Diema DS30.
This 600mm gauge loco is a Diema type DS30 (No.2429) and weighs 5500kg. it has a 37.5hp Deutz air cooled engine and 3 speed mechanical transmission. It formerly worked at a Belgian brick works. The loco is complete but has not run for several years and has been standing outside, so will need some TLC to bring back to working order. The loco is located in Belgium near Bruges and the asking price is £3500.(Click on the image for a larger version)
SOLD
Kevin Hoggett
Tubize Tubize FOR SALE: 0-4-0T Standard gauge Tubize Steam Loco.
For sale is 1627, a standard gauge Tubize tank loco built in 1911 and purchased new by “Charbonnieres du Bonnier” in Grace-Hollogne near Liège. In the fifties the mine closed down and the loco was moved to a steel plant in Vilvoorde near Brussels. In the 1990s it was sold into preservation near Bruges. It had been resident at the Maldagem Museum for a number of years. It is essentially in working order, but with some work required on the firebox to renew the boiler certificate. The loco is situated near Gent in Belgium and the asking price is £40,000 ono. For those genuinely interested, initially please contact the email address opposite for further photos and details.
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(Posted: 28th June 2015)
Steve Thomason
Allens skip FOR SALE: Ex WD 20/28hp Motor Rail
Motor Rail No.8828 was built in 1943 as part of a batch for the British WD and this is one of two such locos which were discovered in Belgium last year. The gauge is 2ft. The loco requires restoration, but is substantially complete and has the original 2 cylinder Dorman engine, although there has been no attempt to start it, the engine turns over freely with the starting handle. The loco is located at Maldegem Steam Centre, 10 miles from Bruges, in Belgium.
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SOLD
Kevin Hoggett
 

ROLLING STOCK FOR SALE:

skips FOR SALE: 600mm Feldbahn World War 1 bogie.
This bogie is an original WW1 trench bogie It is complete with brake gear and hand brake stand. The price reflects the rarity of the item, and is £2,350. It is currently situated in Hampshire. Please contact Rob for more details using the email link opposite.
(Posted: July 2017)
Rob Gambrill
skips FOR SALE: 600mm Feldbahn World War 1 bogie.
This bogie is the same type as above, an original ww1 trench bogie. However, this bogie is missing one axle box and the brake gear. It is currently situated in Hampshire and because of the missing items, this bogie is priced at £1,500. Please contact Rob for more details using the email link opposite.
(Posted: July 2017)
Rob Gambrill
skips FOR SALE: Four 2ft Gauge Hudson Skips.
Rob is selling four 2ft gauge Hudson skips. They are the smallest type made by Hudson, so will be approx 61" in length. 3 are identical and the 4th has slightly different axleboxes. They had previously been modified for carrying sludge. Collection would be from West Sussex or they can be palletized for a small cost. The price for the 4 is £1750 or £500 each. Please contact him for more details using the email link opposite.
(Posted: June 2017)
Rob Gambrill
tub FOR SALE: 2ft Gauge Ex-Lydd Ranges canteen coach
Lydd canteen coach is up for sale, built on a Hudson bogie wagon and was rebuilt about 4 years ago. It is situated at the Chasewater Railway currently. Jon would like £1,200 for it. Please contact Jon on the email address opposite for more details.
(Posted: May 2017)
Jon Clegg
tub FOR SALE: 18" gauge Hudson side tipping tub
A rare 18" gauge side tipping tub. The skip body is 44" x 70" and the wheels are 15" diameter. It is located in Derbyshire and the asking price is £200. Please contact Larissa on the email address opposite for more details. SOLD
(Posted: April 2017)
Larissa Worthington
tub FOR SALE: 18" gauge U tipping tub
Another rare 18" gauge side tipping tub. The wheels are 9" diameter and the tub body is 24" x 32". It is located in Derbyshire and the asking price is £125. Please contact Larissa on the email address opposite for more details. SOLD
(Posted: April 2017)
Larissa Worthington
frames FOR SALE: 2ft gauge wagon chassis
There are 4 of these available. They are all 3 foot wide and the length varies from 9'6" to 11'0" approx. Three of these are shown in the attached photo which are the bottom 3 chassis. These have possibilities as small passenger coach chassis. 3 at 9'6" to 10.6" in length are priced atn £275 each. One at 11ft is £325. They are currently located near Lanark, north of Carlisle. Please contact Jim on the email address opposite for more details.
(Posted: February 2017)
Jim O'Neill
skips FOR SALE: Four 2ft Gauge Hudson type C Skips.
Hollycombe Steam Museum is selling four large Husdon skips that are surplus to needs. The skips are ex-Purbeck and do vary in condition, but the seller advises that the wheels are good. The asking price is £300 each, or they would accept £1000 for all 4. They are currently situated in Hampshire and more details can be obtained from Rob on the email address opposite. SOLD
(Posted: December 2016)
Rob Gambrill
coach FOR SALE: 2ft Gauge bogie coach.
This is a professionally built coach used until recently at the Devon Railway Centre. The bogies are by Hudson, and the body built by the Yorkshire Engine Company. It is fitted with air brakes and has a screw brake (not currently connected) on the balcony end, and has had a new floor recently. The asking price is now £2,300, and it is currently located at the Devon Railway Centre. Either telephone Matt on 01884 855671, or email him at the address opposite. SOLD
(Updated: March 2016)
Matthew Gicquel
skips FOR SALE: 2ft Gauge Skip Wagons.
There are two 2ft gauge skip wagons for sale. They both need some TLC, although the chassis roll easily. The left hand Hudson skip is in slightly better condition than the right hand one which is though to be an Allens skip. Matt would prefer to sell thern both together for £600 ono, or may separate for the right sale. They are currently located at the Devon Railway Centre. Either telephone Matt on 01884 855671, or email him at the address opposite. SOLD
(Posted: November 2015)
Matthew Gicquel
Hudson chassis FOR SALE: Large 2ft gauge Hudson U profile skips.
3 skip wagons for sale, built in approx 1990 and in very good condition, with a further 3 skip wagons also possibly available. These are quite large with chassis at 90 inches long, and are too big for Graham’s current railway operations. All are presently located in Hampshire. Ideally Graham is looking to swap them for smaller wagons preferably of the same gauge but will consider selling them. Please contact Graham on the email address opposite for more details. SOLD
(Posted: July 2015)
Graham Feldwick

TRACK AND FITTINGS FOR SALE:

MR FOR SALE: Short lengths of 30lb rail.
For sale are 26 lengths of 2.5m long 30lb rail and a few fish plates. They are Located in Derbyshire. The asking price is £120.00 and the buyer needs to collect. Contact Larissa on the email address opposite for more details. SOLD
(Posted: April 2017)
Larissa Worthington
MR FOR SALE: Steel Sleepers for 18" gauge track.
For sale are 21 steel sleepers set for 18" gauge rail. There are also 80 clips included. They are Located in Derbyshire. The asking price is £100.00 and the buyer needs to collect. Contact Larissa on the email address opposite for more details. SOLD
(Posted: April 2017)
Larissa Worthington
track FOR SALE: 25ft lengths of bullhead rail plus fittings
Hollycombe Steam Museum is selling up to 20 lengths of bullhead rail. They were originally in use at Dinorwic Quarry and are 25 ft long. The sale includes chairs and fittings to fix to wooden sleepers. So 2 x 25ft rails plus 24 chairs are priced at £350 per set. There may be reductions if more than one set is purchased. They are currently situated in Hampshire and more details can be obtained from Rob on the email address opposite.
(Posted: December 2016)
Rob Gambrill
turntables FOR SALE: Two 2ft Gauge Herbert Wagon Turntables
Hollycombe Steam Museum is selling 2 cast iron plate turntables made by Herbert. The sale includes the bases and the asking price is £350 each. They are currently situated in Hampshire and more details can be obtained from Rob on the email address opposite. SOLD
(Posted: December 2016)
Rob Gambrill
turntables FOR SALE: Two 2ft Gauge Wagon Turntables (no base)
Hollycombe Steam Museum are selling 2 welded plate turntables including bearing, but no base. The asking price is £200 each. They are currently situated in Hampshire and more details can be obtained from Rob on the email address opposite.
(Posted: December 2016)
Rob Gambrill
track track Eastriggs Munitions Depot Track and Points for Sale 600mm gauge: 25 miles of 35lb flat bottom track including a large number of points. The track is a split of welded steel sleepers (90%) and timber sleepers (10%). Much of the track has seen little use and has been laid between 1990 and 2007 so the rail is nearly as new condition. The closing date for offers is the end of February 2016 (After this date all will be scrapped). All agreed sales are to be uplifted within 6 months of an offer being accepted and is the buyers responsibility to lift and transport. Offers will be considered for part of the collection as well as the complete railway, and all offers should be in excess of £100.00 per tonne (Weighbridge on site). The Eastriggs site is situated near Carlisle.
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(Posted: January 2016) NOW ALL SOLD
David Kinloch
rail FOR SALE: 30ft 20lb rail:
20 ex-RH&DR rails are available. The rail is 30ft long and is 20lb. A number of fishplates and bolts are also offered with the rail at £2 per pair, either still attached to the rail or as shown in the picture. Any pickup arrangements would require a couple of weeks notice. Item is located near Canterbury. Price: £40.00 per length.
SOLD
David Hamer
rail FOR SALE: 30/35lb rail:
18 straight lengths of 30/35lb rail for sale (ex Bretts quarry). The rail has been stored undercover so is generally in good condition. A quantity of fishplates and bolts are also offered with the rail at £2 per pair. Any pickup arrangements would require a couple of weeks notice. Item is located near Canterbury. Price: £25.00 per length
SOLD
David Hamer
point FOR SALE: 2ft Gauge Point
2ft Gauge Left Hand Point: Estimated to be 15ft long with 20lb rail. The rail is in good condition but needs the bottom section of the stock rails to complete and the point blades. Please contact Dave on the email address opposite. Any pickup arrangements would require a couple of weeks notice. Item is located near Canterbury.
SOLD
David Hamer

MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS FOR SALE:

MR FOR SALE: Wingrove and Rogers loco wheels and coupling rods.
For sale are a pair of unused Wingrove and Rogers WR5 wheels as per attached photo for £100 and a pair of WR5 coupling rods, one new and one used, for £25 and £20 respectively. Buyer to collect. Contact Ian on the email address opposite for more details.
(Posted: May 2017)
Ian Hughes
MR FOR SALE: 18" gauge wheel sets.
For sale are 2 18" gauge wheelsets with inside bearings. Located in Derbyshire. The asking price is £40.00. Buyer to collect. Contact Larissa on the email address opposite for more details. SOLD
(Posted: April 2017)
Larissa Worthington
MR FOR SALE: Jim Crow Rail Bender.
For sale is a rail bender with domensions of 31" x 15", and a weight of 171lb. Located in Derbyshire. The asking price is £350.00. Buyer to collect. Contact Larissa on the email address opposite for more details. SOLD
(Posted: April 2017)
Larissa Worthington
MR FOR SALE: 80volt 3 phase Curtis Battery electric loco charger.
For sale is a Curtis charger recently used by a plant company for charging their 80volt 3.5tonne Clayton Battery locos. It has been regularly overhauled and has the inspection stickers still on the front of the unit. The 3 phase mains cable is 26feet long, and the loco charging cable is 3mtrs long. There is no 3 phase power facility at its current location for demonstrating but was in working order when received. It can be packed onto a pallet if required at no extra charge. The price is £180, and it is located near Huntingdon in Cambridgeshire. Contact Steve on the email opposite for more details.
(Posted: February 2017)
Steve Thomason
wheels FOR SALE: 2ft 6ins Gauge wheelsets
Please not these have wheel bearings so do not need axleboxes. There are up to 7 axles available in good general condition. They are mostly Hudson wheels of 12" diameter 2" treads and 1" flanges. All wheels turn freely on their bearings. All axles are solid and original. Ideal for building own stock. THe seller suggests they could be re-gauged. They are being sold at £150 per pair of axles and are currently located near Lanark, north of Carlisle. Please contact JIm on the email address opposite for more details.
(Posted: February 2016)
Jim O'Neill
weights FOR SALE: Two Bow Frame Simplex Weights
Two Bow Frame Simplex weights are available. The asking price is £100 for the pair. They are currently situated in Hampshire and more details can be obtained from Rob on the email address opposite.
(Posted: December 2016)
Rob Gambrill
wheels FOR SALE: Reconditioned Motor Rail Wheels
There are 4 reconditioned (re-machined by Alan Keef) Motor Rail loco wheels available. The asking price is £1,260 for all 4 wheels. They are currently situated in Hampshire and more details can be obtained from Rob on the email address opposite. SOLD
(Posted: December 2016)
Rob Gambrill
MR FOR SALE: Simplex Coupling Block.
Simplex coupling block in generally good condition except for loss of one corner as per photo. It is located in Aberfeldy, Perthshire. The asking price is £150. Please contact Ian at the address opposite. He can organise a palletline delivery at cost.
(Posted: September 2016)
Ian Hughes
MR FOR SALE: Simplex gearbox casings.
There are 2 Simplex gearbox casings for sale. One for £125, which is in good condition, and a second which has damage to the top lips and a cracked web which is £75. Please contact Ian at the address opposite. He can organise a palletline delivery at cost. They are located in Aberfeldy, Perthshire.
(Posted: September 2016)
Ian Hughes
MR FOR SALE: Hudson Axle boxes.
There are approx 8 Hudson/Keef wagon axle boxes available. These are £20 each. They are located in Aberfeldy, Perthshire. Please contact Ian at the address opposite. He can organise a palletline delivery at cost. SOLD
(Posted: September 2016)
Ian Hughes
MR FOR SALE: Platfrom Trolley for sale.
The platform trolley offered here is ex Marcroft Engineering in Swansea, and is probably ex GWR. It is currently located in Swansea and the price is £75.00.
(Posted: August 2016)
Jonathan Cross
MR FOR SALE: Jim Crow Rail Bender for sale.
Jon has a large rail bender for sale. He advises that it is suitable for bending rail up to 50lbs-60lbs per yard. However it needs attention as it will not turn as the screw is seized at the moment. Because of this the price is £250.00. It is located in Sawansea. Please email the address opposite if interested.
(Posted: August 2016)
Jonathan Cross
MR FOR SALE: Hudson Wheelesets.
A pair of 2ft gauge wheel sets complete with Hudson axle boxes including the load bearing rubber pads, in good condition. The Axles are 2.25" thick, and wheel diameter is 13.25". The wheel tyre tread is 2.5" wide and wheel flange depth is 1". These wheel sets could be useful for construction of your own wagon chassis etc. Note that the axles have been cut through, but could be welded/rejoined to a gauge of your choice. They are located in Devon. The price is £115 ONO. Please email the address opposite or ring: 01837 83934. SOLD
(Posted: July 2015)
Tony Hill
MR FOR SALE: Unmachined wheels.
For sale are a set of undrilled and unmachined wheels. The 4 wheels are 12 inches in diameter and suitable for gauges from 15" up to 2ft. Robert would like £200 for the set which will include 3 spare tyres. The location is Edinburgh. Please contact Robert on the email address opposite for further details.
(Posted: October 2014)
Robert
MR MR FOR SALE: Fuel Tank for 40S Simplex Motor-Rail.
For sale is a fuel tank and engine cover for a 40s Motor Rail. The tank will need some restoration and the price reflects this. The underneath and sides appear to be sound but some corrosion on top has gone right through the platework. Also the extended platework which would usually be hinged to the engine cover has corroded. The remains of the engine cover will be included with this sale, but it is badly corroded and may not be restorable, but could be used as a pattern/template to fabricate a new one. More photos can be supplied if required to assess the condition. Price: £40 (location; near Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire)
(Posted: June 2014)
Steve Thomason
 
 

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