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Victorian Railways Broad Gauge model railway

From the Collection of Puffing Billy Railway School Rd Menzies Creek Victoria

Description
Models of Victorian Railways Broad Gauge rolling stock - Hand Made - plastic and cast metal
Size
display case - Length Overall: 2130 mm Width: 560 mm Height: 330 mm Model Trains and rolling stock are 1:48 O scale
Object Registration
000361
Keywords
puffing billy, victorian railways, model railway, o scale, desmond henry ramsay
Historical information
Model of Victorian Railways Broad Gauge - Dalhouse Station
The Models were hand made including electric motors and cast metal by Desmond Henry Ramsay over 40 years - from the age of 15 ( 1930 ) until his death in 1970.
The locomotives and carriages are all replicas of Victorian Railways Broad Gauge.
The Dalhouse Station and station yard were inspired by victorian railways design.


This Model of Victorian Railways Broad Gauge was kindly donated to the Puffing Billy Railway Museum by the family of Desmond Henry Ramsay - Elwyn Stankiewicz - Vanessa Bourke - Roger Ward. (plaque afixed on case)
When Made
1930 to 1970
Made By
Desmond Henry Ramsay (Maker)
Significance
Historic - Hand made Model of Victorian Railways Broad Gauge by Desmond Henry Ramsay
Last updated
12 Jun 2019 at 12:31PM