Small L&SWR Water Tower

Based on the pre 1960 Swanage ground mounted water tower. It features faux metal tank with pitched corrugated iron roof above a Purbeck stone effect tower. BR(S) building green door.

Footprint: 44 mm x 44 mm (47 x 52 incl. overhangs)

Build skill level: INTERMEDIATE (See Welcome Page for definition).

Expert build time: 2.5 hrs


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Small Water Tower Card Kit

Delivered as multiple .pdf data files.

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.

Weight: kg

Small Water Tower Materials Kit


  • 1 x 750 micron (0.75 mm) A4 Grey Board.
  • 1 x A4 Sticky Backed Paper for Ink Jet or Laser Printers.
  • 1 x 80 mm x 2 mm diameter wire

Note: Ladder not supplied.

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


Built to Order Small Water Tower

Enhanced with 3D printed plastic ladder and water feed pipe.

Hand built to order.

  • Paper and card construction
  • Printed using Epson Durabrite® Ultra Ink for colour fade resistance, smudge and water resistance. See full specification here
  • Shipping ONLY to UK Customers
  • Price includes postage - Second class signed for
  • Allow 14 days for delivery
  • Not suitable for children under 14 years of age.

The Prototype

On which this model is based - Swanage pre-1960.