Time to build a railway...but where?

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Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Post by gregh » Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:42 pm

Well Rik certainly deserves much credit. BUT with a subject like your railway, who could go wrong.
What a beautiful railway and garden. The village, the level crossing, the bridges etc etc. But the trains take the cake. Your skills at modelling are awesome. (I think I might even give up right now :? )

More pics and descriptions of the loco constructions please.
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Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Post by FWLR » Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:44 am

I agree totally with what Greg says. It's got to be one of the best, if not the best lines we have in the UK. Ok I may be a little bit bias in that statement, but has for most of us on the Forum, we have only seen photos of Peter's excellent railway, your video that Rik has produced is absolutely brought it to life. I love the cranes Peter, especially like the one on the quayside. I don't think you have put anything up about that one.

Still you do inspire us and especially me Peter with how you can come up with such beautifully built models.

Thank's must go out to Rik also, such skills in how he portrays railways in his videos have to be some of the best on Youtube....

PS. How the heck did you manage to get a video done with that big yellow thing in the sky..... :sunny: :sunny: :sunny:
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Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Post by philipy » Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:56 am

Thanks to both Peter and Rik, for this fantastic creation.
Having read and re-read the gestation of the BURPS since the garden beginnings 143 pages ago, I've long wanted to see things in motion. It's been worth the wait. :D

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Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Post by ge_rik » Wed Aug 14, 2019 8:22 am

FWLR wrote:
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:44 am
PS. How the heck did you manage to get a video done with that big yellow thing in the sky..... :sunny: :sunny: :sunny:
I think Peter has friends in high places ...... :sunny:

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Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Post by idlemarvel » Wed Aug 14, 2019 8:44 am

Peter Butler wrote:
Tue Aug 13, 2019 11:09 pm
If I had a 'Bucket List' this would be one of the first items on it....... one of our esteemed colleagues on the Forum, Rik, very kindly offered to visit the B&UR and shoot some video film. This has now been done in Rik's highly professional style and the finished film is now available on YouTube.
So, may I present to you..... Brockhampton and Umbridge Railway, The Movie, now showing at a terminal near you!
https://youtu.be/hHGDJmKpnIQ
Many, many thanks to Rik for his work in creating this, I am eternally grateful.
Truly excellent in every way. If you ever wanted an inspirational movie to get someone interested in garden railways this would be it. Far too many magic moments to mention them all. Full of detail and imagination. I liked the German WWII howitzer being towed through an English village. And the back to back 2CVs. And the miniature railway (Z scale? N gauge?). And...
Well done to you and Rik. :thumbup:
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Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Post by FWLR » Thu Aug 15, 2019 7:32 am

ge_rik wrote:
Wed Aug 14, 2019 8:22 am
FWLR wrote:
Wed Aug 14, 2019 5:44 am
PS. How the heck did you manage to get a video done with that big yellow thing in the sky..... :sunny: :sunny: :sunny:
I think Peter has friends in high places ...... :sunny:

Rik
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Re: Time to build a railway...but where?

Post by DonW » Thu Aug 15, 2019 1:33 pm

What a wonderful video of a great garden railway. You see so much more than the shots in the magazine article it really comes to life.

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