3 results found for 'John Phillips'
An Unusual GNR Somersualt Signal
Issue 193 (2009)
Model and prototype photo, with some musings on this example, and signals and railway traffic control in general.
Issue 15 (1987)
Roy Jackson, John Phillips and Geoff Kent introduce their magnificent new layout, the sucessor to 'Hgh Dyke'. This, the background to 'Dunwich', is the layout's first appearance in print - the forerunner of several constructional articles scheduled for MRJ.
High Dyke in hindsight
Issue 180 (2008)
25 years ago, one of the most influential EM gauge layouts ever built made its farewell public appearance. Its exhibition life had lasted barely 3 years (it had taken less than two to build it) but in the time High Dyke set new standards for realism, operational interest and reliable running. Roy Jackson, Geoff Kent and John Phillips look back at the layout that laid the foundations for Dunwich, Blakeney and ultimately Retford itself.