Hanging from the roof rafters, in granddad's gargage, is a 'G' scale model railway.
Rafter's Station is where most of the locomotive's adventures start and finish on G.R.R.
Using your imagination, plus THE MAGIC TUNNEL, all things become possible. Trains passing through the tunnel are magically connected,by the wizard 'FAIRBANK' to other garden railway systems out in the garden. Later, he reconnects them to G.R.R. as they return through THE MAGIC TUNNEL.
On G.R.R. a team of original 'NEW LOOK' characters bring
Granddad's Rafters Railway to life.
Here are 2 of the main characters.
Driver Bill and fireman Wally on the footplate of G.R.R. steam locomotive # 1748
see if you can find these on the map
Steam locomtive # 6870 K.1.W.1.
with 2 new characters
K.1.W.1. driver Mark, fireman Jon.
Meet Mark and Jon in the first comic book that introduces the steam locomotive K.1.W.1. Freshly painted and brand new ready to be photographed. Also read the story of Bodger's nameplates being found hidden away under the Rafters Signal Box.
Here are of some more of the original 'NEW LOOK' characters who take feature in the stories on
Granddad's Rafters Railway.
COMIC BOOK #1
in this first comic ,
Bodger's long lost name plates are found, plus
K.1.W.1. makes a first apprearance, then
Bodgers's Bumble Bee Train arrives back at Rafters.