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Graham Farish - 42-170 - Structure, Building, Railroad, Shed - Railroad Structures

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Stock Number42-170
Original Retail Price£59.95
BrandGraham Farish
ManufacturerBachmann Europe
Body StyleGraham Farish Structures
PrototypeStructure, Building, Railroad, Shed
Road or Company NameRailroad Structures (Details)
Reporting MarksShillingstone Goods Shed - Green
Release Date2023-01-01
Item CategoryStructures
Model TypeBuildings
Model SubtypeRailroad
Model VarietyShed
Scale1/148



Specific Item Information: Goods sheds were used for the storage and transfer of goods at a station, so they were a key part of railway infrastructure. This stone-build goods shed model is based on the shed at Shillingstone Station on the former Somerset & Dorset Joint Railway (now the site of the North Dorset Railway heritage railway), although it could be used on any layout depicting areas with stone buildings. The model has doors and highlights decorated in green.
Road Name History:
Railroad structures include but are not limited to stations, depots, yard offices, interlocking towers and tanks. A train station, railway station, railroad station, or depot is a railway facility where trains regularly stop to load or unload passengers or freight.

It generally consists of at least one track-side platform and a station building (depot) providing such ancillary services as ticket sales and waiting rooms. If a station is on a single-track line, it often has a passing loop to facilitate traffic movements. The smallest stations are most often referred to as "stops" or, in some parts of the world, as "halts" (flag stops). Stations may be at ground level, underground, or elevated. Connections may be available to intersecting rail lines or other transport modes such as buses, trams or other rapid transit systems.

From Wikipedia
Brand/Importer Information:
Graham Farish is a British brand of N gauge model trains, that belongs to Bachmann Europe.
The company entered the model train business in the early 1950s, focusing on British OO gauge rolling stock, track and accessories.
In the 1970s, it started to produce N gauge models under the GRAFAR label. After the withdrawal of Lima and Minitrix from the UK market in the late 1980s, Graham Farish was the only major supplier of British outline models in N gauge, soon withdrawing from the OO scale market.
In 2001, Graham Farish was purchased by Kader Industries of Hong Kong, and absorbed by its subsidiary Bachmann Industries. Bachmann immediately closed the British manufacturing facility and moved production to China.
Bachmann have since increased the size of the Farish range, by duplicating models introduced to the Bachmann OO range; often, an OO scale Bachmann Branchline model is followed between 6 months to a year later by an N gauge Graham Farish model.
Manufacturer Information:
Bachmann, a US company founded in 1835, was purchased by Kader Industries in 1987. Kader formed Bachmann Industries Europe in 1989 with their main UK headquarters in Moat Way, Barwell, Leicestershire, UK (former Palitoy location) and the following year launched the Bachmann Branchline range for the British market with the moulds that had previously been used for the Palitoy Mainline and Replica Railways model railway products. From this starting point Bachmann has developed the range further and now produce a large range of models.
In 2001 Bachmann Branchline bought Graham Farish, an N gauge manufacturer, and since then many of their models have been made available in both gauges.
Bachmann Europe portfolio also comprises other model trains brands such as Liliput.
Item created by: CNW400 on 2024-03-08 16:25:35

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