2 results found for 'Nelson Twells'

  • A Loaded Carriage Truck in 7mm

    Bob Essery, Mike Peascod, Nelson Twells

    Issue 7 (1986)



    Having already expounded on the attraction of Edwardian railways - not to mention the problems of portraying them accurately - Bob Essey joins fellow LMS Society members Nelson Twells and Mike Peascod and gets down to work. Bob built the truck, Nelson the pantechnicon and Mike did the drawing.

    Construction of a MR 20 ton Open Carriage Truck (Lot 551) conveying a furniture removal pantechnicon (horse-drawn furniture removal van).

    Tags: drawings / plans, MR / Midland Railway, plasticard / styrene, prototype, scratchbuilding, wagons

  • Time Travellers and Timepieces

    Nelson Twells

    Issue 26 (1988)


    Station clocks, crucial for both passengers and staff and a universal meeting place for anyone with a station rendezvous, are just as important for modellers. LMS Society member Nelson Twells looks at some constituent examples and explains the little-known practice of sending Greenwich Mean Time up and down the line.

    Tags: LMS / London Midland & Scottish Railway, prototype