THE PEAR TREE LIGHT RAILWAY
A 32mm Gauge Railway built by
David, Janet and David Williams
All photographs courtesy of David Williams.
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David's new ELR coal fired NG/G16 locomotive is seen, below, as a reminder of the delights of this line.
The Pear Tree Light Railway is a 32mm gauge line with continuous running and shunting facilities and is mostly at ground level, with shunting and steam up areas raised above ground level by approximately 1200mm. It has a minimum track radius of 4 ft. 6 ins. and the loading gauge clearances are 150 mm width and 190 mm height. There is no track power on this line. The ruling gradient on this line is 1:72.