lswr goods shed

LSWR No. 1 Goods Shed

Goods Shed No. 1 was built for the North Cornwall Line and The Swanage Branch by W.R Galbraith, Consulting Engineer to the LSWR. This model is based on the shed at Corfe Castle.

Presented in Purbeck Stone and BR(S) livery the model features a detailed interior and operating doors. There is provision for a shed crane (not supplied). A scale drawing for an LSWR shed crane suited to this model is included within the kit instructions.

Footprint: 174 mm long x 148 mm deep, including overhangs.

Required Skill Level: INTERMEDIATE (Please see Home page for definition)

Expert build time: 10 hrs (without crane).

Our Build Material Kit (below) contains sticky backed paper, board, acetate and wire, or you can supply your own materials. Complete DIY material and Tool requirements are listed towards the bottom of this page.

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LSWR No. 1 Goods Shed

Delivered as a .pdf data file.

When your payment has cleared at PayPal you will be shown the assembly instructions to download. The kit .pdf file will be delivered separately to your PayPal registered email address within 24 hours of cleared payment.

LSWR No. 1 Goods Shed Material Kit


  • 4 x 750 micron (0.75 mm)  A4 Grey Board.
  • 8 x A4 Sticky Backed Paper for Ink Jet or Laser Printers.
  • 1 x 99 mm x 210 mm x 250 micron (0.25 mm) Transparent Sheet.
  • 296 mm x 1 mm diameter wire.
  • 230 mm x 1 mm diameter wire.
  • 40 mm x 0.5 mm diameter wire.

You still need to print the model kits yourself and source adhesives.

Some kits require additional, standard, A4 white print paper that you probably already have to hand (not included).

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DIY Material List (without crane)

1. LSWR Type 1 Goods Shed kit (.pdf file)
2. 8 x A4 sticky back label sheets (recommended). Otherwise, 80 g/m2 A4 copier/ink jet white paper
3. 4 x 0.75 Grey Board*
4. 1 x 80 gm2 A4 copier/ink jet white paper
5. 1 x 210 mm x 99 mm x 250 micron clear acetate sheet or packaging
6. 40 mm x 0.5 mm wire painted black (for door handles)
7. 296 mm x 1 mm wire painted green (drain pipes)
8. 230 mm x 1 mm wire painted black (door runners)
9. Green and black enamel or acrylic paints
10. Quick drying PVA glue (grey board butt joints)
11 Paper glue stick, if not using sticky backed paper
12. Double sided tape (for windows if not using stick back paper)
13. Cyanoacrylate glue, e.g Superglue
14. Artist fixer spray - to protect from moisture ingress if using water based ink

* Grey board is a thicker form of cardboard, usually made form recycled material available from eBay.

Tool List

1. Scalpel with either spare blades or, sharpening stone.
2. Scissors
3. Cutting Mat or Thick Card
4. Metal mm Rule
5. Electrical Wire Cutters and Pliers
6. 0.5 mm drill bit and drill
7. 1 mm drill bit
8. 2 mm drill bit or rod
9. Small paint brush
10. Green, Brown  and Black felt tip pens

The Prototype

Corfe Castle Goods Shed