THE NORTH-WEST WALES 16mm MODEL RAILWAY GROUP
A GROUP WHICH IS ASSOCIATED WITH THE ASSOCIATION OF 16mm NARROW GAUGE MODELLERS
THE 6G GARTEN BAHN
A 45mm Gauge Railway built by
All photographs courtesy of Gary Jones.
Official Naming Ceremony Held for “Alice”
Gary's new Roundhouse 0-4-0 loco was officially named "Alice", in memory of his late Mum, on 24th November 2019, as it would have been her 94th birthday on that day.
The naming ceremony took place at 6G Garten Bahn and the unveiling was carried out by senior team members of the railway.
"Alice" then hauled a special train in spirited fashion, and the occasion was duly recorded, as seen below.
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The 6G Garten Bahn is a 45mm gauge line running on a terrace approximately 2'6" above ground level. The line has LGB Radius 1 curves (2 ft), with clearances of 140 mm width and 165 mm height. The line does have electric track power, but which will be powered down whilst steam engines and visiting rolling stock are being run.