HR Cradle Bolster – First Test Build | highland miscellany

I had a delivery from PPD a week back, so I have been playing with some test builds of this: This is a dia 25 cradle bolster; a type of vehicle that I have not seen on another railway.  It has a square cradle that sits on the top of this, with four bolsters protruding…
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Highland Railway – Cradle Bolster | highland miscellany

A long time ago, I showed that I had conceived a design for a pretty unusual vehicle in the Highland’s fleet, a cradle bolster.   They gave this diagram no 25 and it has a square cradle that sits on the top of a fairly simple body.  The cradle had four bolsters protruding from its corners…
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