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Edited by Martin Nield

MRJ Issue 204
  • Small Suppliers Forum


    SCALEFOUR SOCIETY and GREAT CENTRAL MODELS LTD - new range of finescale GCR/LNER locomotive kits including B1 to B9 4-6-0s. WORSLEY WORKS - 2mm scale 'scratch-aid' kit of the NER autocar. LOCHGORM KITS - 4mm/7mm scale 4-wheel Highland Railway 5-compartment third class diagram 20 coach kit. MARTIN FINNEY - two 4mm scale kits for LSWR low-roofed vans. DRAGON MODELS - 4mm scale etched-brass wagon kit for Cambrian Railways 15 ton coal wagon. WILLIAMS MODELS - 2.5in gauge pre-Grouping rolling stock kits including LNWR throw-over type point lever.

    Tags: Small Suppliers Forum

  • Operating Preston

    Mike Norris



    In-depth look at operating procedures on Mike Norris's extensive P4 scale model of Preston.

    Tags: layouts, operation

  • My Modelling Journey

    Martin Nield


    Martin Nield looks back at the development of his interest and involvement in railway modelling from childhood to the present day.

    Tags: biography

  • Computer-designed buildings

    Barry Luck


    Barry Luck explains how to design model buildings using computer software.

    Tags: buildings, techniques

  • Elerton Road in 7mm



    by The Ellerton Road Team

    Pre-Grouping Midland railway layout based on Ilkeston Town, the terminus of a short branch off the Erewash Valley Line,

    Tags: layouts, MR / Midland Railway

  • Eccleston Coal Yard

    Martin Nield



    Martin Nield describes how he recreated the coal yard on his 4mm L&YR layout including modelling of stone setts and drainage channels.

    Tags: coal yards