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Edited by Tim Shackleton
The Quay to East Lynn
Trevor Nunn describes the newly completed harbour extension - somplete with stub points and an exquisite spritsail barge - on his S scale layout.
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High Level Kits 14xx and 57xx chassis kits in 4mm, Brassmasters 00/EM/P4 upgrade kit for Bachmann's 4mm Ivatt 4MT, Comet Models chassis upgrade kit for Bachmann's Hughes/Fowler Crab in 4mm
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The thirty-second hornblock.
High Level Kits hornblocks in 4mm
Running to time
As a professional timetabler with the real railway, Steve Hall was given the task of delivering WTT for the EM gauge epic that is Retford - 74 individual train workings, five hours of carefully integrated and balanced action, all of it with a clearly defined purpose. This is how he did it.
Layout Design: Framlingham
Ralph Burrow's Wanhurst layout.
Ugly, unsung and unsuccessful it may have been, but this pioneering British diesel went on to play a major role in BR's technical development programme. Tim Shackleton builds this unique locomotive in P4 from an Alexander Models kit.
'Every mistake is also an opportunity to learn...'
MRJ editor Tim Shackleton watches the action from Retford South Box.
A BR 8F at Chapel-en-le-Frith.
Scratchbuilding a Modern Bracket Signal
When it comes to building working colour-light signals in 4mm scale, Tony Sissons is in a class of his own.