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  Topic: Puerto Paseo
giles b

Replies: 257
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PostForum: Layout Tours   Posted: Sun Oct 21, 2018 4:52 pm   Subject: Puerto Paseo
A visit to the Beckenham show yesterday resulted in a shopping carrier full of bargains for restoration and cannibalising. Among them were four Tri-ang station buildings. Now we all know what happens ...
  Topic: 1:55th scale
giles b

Replies: 54
Views: 4772

PostForum: On my workbench   Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 1:27 pm   Subject: 1:55th scale
Time to think about another locomotive for the T&CR, so time to revisit a Bachmann Plymouth that has been waiting in the "future projects" box for some time. My pet hate when up-scaling ...
  Topic: 1860 and all that
giles b

Replies: 300
Views: 85597

PostForum: The Bar   Posted: Wed Oct 17, 2018 9:37 am   Subject: 1860 and all that
Just back from Sainsbury's where I had a sneaky peek at the new Railway Modeller which includes an article on Great Sutton, with some excellent pictures by Steve Flint.

Meanwhile, its replacement ...
  Topic: 1860 and all that
giles b

Replies: 300
Views: 85597

PostForum: The Bar   Posted: Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:38 am   Subject: 1860 and all that
Some more pictures from Croydon, starting with a look along the layout - presumably someone was flying overhead in a balloon Smile
http://photos.mtimag.co.uk/dsc00714.jpg

Loco no. 4 is shunting som ...
  Topic: Croydon MRS exhibition
giles b

Replies: 2
Views: 341

PostForum: Events   Posted: Mon Oct 15, 2018 9:54 am   Subject: Croydon MRS exhibition
Sunday's pictures from Croydon, starting with a well-known Brighton landmark dating back to 1883 - Volk's Electric Railway, modelled in 009. This was a hard one to photograph, being some fifteen feet ...
  Topic: 1860 and all that
giles b

Replies: 300
Views: 85597

PostForum: The Bar   Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 8:57 pm   Subject: 1860 and all that
The first day at Croydon went quite well, but threw up some areas needing slight adjustment - notable one or two items of stock with couplers set too high. As one of these was a loco, No. 3 (ex-Shells ...
  Topic: Croydon MRS exhibition
giles b

Replies: 2
Views: 341

PostForum: Events   Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2018 8:38 pm   Subject: Croydon MRS exhibition
First day of the Croydon show, which had a couple of the other local clubs exhibiting. First off, in O gauge, was the Wimbledon MRC with Palmerston Road. Normally in their club room there's only room ...
  Topic: Just for fans of a certain long running BBC sci-fi series
giles b

Replies: 4
Views: 258

PostForum: The Bar   Posted: Fri Oct 12, 2018 11:42 am   Subject: Just for fans of a certain long running BBC sci-fi series
Super diorama Ian. Very Happy

Me too! I particularly like the look and proportions of the old depot.

Question is, did the cake taste good? Laughing
  Topic: 1:55th scale
giles b

Replies: 54
Views: 4772

PostForum: On my workbench   Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 11:34 am   Subject: 1:55th scale
After a bit of a wobble I've decided to go ahead and finish Tallahatchie, so a little more work has been done on the freight cars, including a new baby gondola, made from a Hornby coal wagon body moun ...
  Topic: Small Switching Layout For Sale
giles b

Replies: 1
Views: 183

PostForum: Bring and Buy   Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:54 am   Subject: Small Switching Layout For Sale
On reflection, having looked at the calendar and noted my likely modelling time in the New Year, I've decided to complete Tallahatchie and show it at the Wealden Group's show next March, rather than t ...
  Topic: 1860 and all that
giles b

Replies: 300
Views: 85597

PostForum: The Bar   Posted: Thu Oct 11, 2018 10:45 am   Subject: 1860 and all that
Just back from Sainsbury's where I had a sneaky peek at the new Railway Modeller which includes an article on Great Sutton, with some excellent pictures by Steve Flint.

Meanwhile, its replacement ...
  Topic: 1860 and all that
giles b

Replies: 300
Views: 85597

PostForum: The Bar   Posted: Sun Oct 07, 2018 8:17 am   Subject: 1860 and all that
Didn't know that, Clive. Many thanks; I'll bear it in mind.
  Topic: 1860 and all that
giles b

Replies: 300
Views: 85597

PostForum: The Bar   Posted: Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:41 pm   Subject: 1860 and all that

Yes, there was a real West Midland Railway - for a couple of years, at least.

Not was, is. Laughing

https://www.westmidlandsrailway.co.uk/

Yes, sorry, my head was buried in the history books. ...
  Topic: 1860 and all that
giles b

Replies: 300
Views: 85597

PostForum: The Bar   Posted: Thu Oct 04, 2018 10:06 pm   Subject: 1860 and all that
Had some spare time so have been busy on some of the small outstanding jobs. I thought a couple of wagons still needed brakes - turned out there were eleven of them! Nine have now been fitted, and som ...
  Topic: Small Switching Layout For Sale
giles b

Replies: 1
Views: 183

PostForum: Bring and Buy   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2018 3:10 pm   Subject: Small Switching Layout For Sale
I have decided not to continue with my 1/55th scale project, so have decided to sell it in its unfinished state, for the price of the ingredients.

As it stands it could be used for HO or 1/55th sc ...
 
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