THE SLING AND LAVAN TRAMWAY
A 32mm Gauge Railway
by Mike and Caroline Barton
29th April 2018
The following photographs are courtesy of Mike Barton,
except where noted otherwise
Phil Hindley's ex. WW1 WD Baldwin No. 778, is seen, below, passing the "Lavan Road" canal wharf transhipment shed.
Above, David Wiliams' "Lilla" brings its train across the timber viaduct ...
... and then over the retaining wall on its way to "Lavan Road".
Below, "Lilla" returns to "Sling Uchaf" station with her train.
Above, seen at the "Lavan Road" shed, two versions of "Lilla", belonging to David Wiliams and Tony Willmore, and Ian Blackburn's Millie.
Below, Gavin Cooper's Lumberjack at the "Cae Mawr Crossing".
Tony Willmore's "Lilla" with a train of slate empties at "Lavan Road' wharf, above.
Below, Ian Blackburn's Millie waits at "Felin Hen" while Tony Willmore's "Lilla" passes with the slate empties.
Above, Tony Willmore's "Decauville" 0-6-0T brings the slate empties train across the retaining wall towards "Sling Uchaf".
Below, later in the day Mike Barton's Glyn Valley Tramway train was run behind "Sir Theodore".