Jackpot! (logging info sites)

Discussion in 'Logging, Mining and Industrial Railroads' started by jon-monon, Jan 16, 2003.

  1. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

  2. Gardenrrguy

    Gardenrrguy Member

    That my freind is the Lombard Log hauler! One of my favorite pieces of equipment. I belive it is brought out once a year.
    Now that would make a great model!

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  3. camelot

    camelot Member

    On3 Narrow Guage Logging Feast

    Some of you may know of Geoff Knott he lives in Sydney Australia and is owns the Leigh Creek logging company.This HO layout is a fairly well know , mountainous logging layout that is the subject of both a video and was the cover story in Great Model Railways 1993 edition.

    What may be lesser known is that he and 3 other people got togeather and made a On3 modular exhibition layout called Red Stag , the link to the website is below , go there , your eyes will love you forever :p
    Enjoy....




    http://members.optushome.com.au/jdennis/redstag/frameset.html
  4. shamus

    shamus Registered Member

    Thanks for the links Jon

    Love that log hauler Gardenrrguy, I am going to make me one of those.


    Thanks for the link Camelot, but doesn't seem to work:(

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  5. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

    Works now Shamus...

    Cam, that is nice! Do you suppose if you trace the family trees back a few hundred years, Paul and Geoff are distant cousins? They seem to share a modeling gene :D :D :D
  6. camelot

    camelot Member

    They are both leading modelers in this genre and an inspiration to those of us with limited imaginations.

    Ian
  7. Steam Donkey

    Steam Donkey Member

    Leigh Creek pictures?

    Does anybody know of any online pictures of the Leigh Creek logging layout? I've seen the Red Stag site...it's real purdy! :D

    Stan
  8. shamus

    shamus Registered Member

  9. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

  10. camelot

    camelot Member

    I have never seen a web site for Leigh Creek , below is the web site for Great Model Railways which produce the video for Leigh Creek.There are a few pictures there which maybe of some interest.





    Cheers

    Ianhttp://www.greatlayouts.com/about_ed_1.html
  11. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

    #666

    If you don't have snow for the Lombard:

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    Maybe The Beast would make a nice project. Better built up a chruch or two before releasing that on the layout though!

    OK, I added an "A"
  12. Gardenrrguy

    Gardenrrguy Member

    Got to love the name of that hauler "The Beast"

    Look at the size of the wheels on that thing!
  13. jimmybeersa

    jimmybeersa Member

    Now thats my cup of tea !!!!!!!!!
  14. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

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  17. sumpter250

    sumpter250 multiscale modelbuilder

    Jon,
    Yes it is SWEEEEEET!
    Thanks
  18. jon-monon

    jon-monon Active Member

    I received an e-mail from Boone and he writes the "Route to the Redwoods" column in the NGSL gaz.
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