Issue 204 2011 « Previous issue | Next issue »
Edited by Martin Nield
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.
In-depth look at operating procedures on Mike Norris's extensive P4 scale model of Preston.
My Modelling Journey
Martin Nield looks back at the development of his interest and involvement in railway modelling from childhood to the present day.
Barry Luck explains how to design model buildings using computer software.
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,
Eccleston Coal Yard
Martin Nield describes how he recreated the coal yard on his 4mm L&YR layout including modelling of stone setts and drainage channels.