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Adams and Son Model Foundry

(6142 Legion Ave, Wichita 15, Kansas, USA)

(Subsequently Corsicana, TX, USA, probably from 1949)

Lindsay Adams specialised in sand casting models in brass and aluminium. A quote from Mr Adams, in a catalogue :

Please note that all parts produced by us in "O" gauge, or other gauge, for Lobaugh, Varney, Hines, Central Locomotive Works, Central Lines Mfg. Co., Bill Lenoir, Great Western Locomotive Works, Practical Models, Model Structures, Troxel Bros., Dayton Model Products, and others, are purchaseable through them, ONLY. For not asking us to sell you their items, we again say - "Thanks."


Mountain 4-8-4 tender loco, built from an Adams brass casting.

Adams C&O / Pere Marquette 2-8-4 Berkshire kit

Adams brass FT A unit, in Reading livery

Birney four wheel trolley, built from an Adams brass casting.

Birney four wheel trolley, built from an Adams brass casting.

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