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Commissions, Panniers and Traws....Oh MY!

I seem to be drawn to updating my blog while I’m watching Grantchester on ITV….maybe it’s due to it’s 1950s setting that I’m connecting the two together! 369 more words

Review: Bachmann 25th Anniversary Set

Next up for review, something a little special: The Bachmann 25th Anniversary set (25-2014). No bonus points for deciphering that complicated product code!

I’m always a little behind the times with purchases, usually buying locos that have been out a while. 3,205 more words

OO Gauge

North East model railway - Express 1

Model Railway based on North East England large scale junction in the 1960’s
In my recent appeal for requests, Greg Palmer asked for the deployment of a loco onto an express, well here you are Greg, what you asked for. 8 more words

North East model railway - Around the Junction 5

Model Railway based on North East England large scale junction in the 1960’s
In this series of films short scenes from different parts of Trenholme Junction. 88 more words

North East model railway - Around the Junction 4

Model Railway based on North East England large scale junction in the 1960’s
In this series of films short scenes from different parts of Trenholme Junction. 103 more words

Converting a Bachmann K3 to LNER K4 - Part 1

Modelling the West Highland as I do means I need at least 1 of Gresley’s K4s (I eventually intend to have all 6). Designed specifically for the West Highland line with it’s tight curves, steep climbs & strict weight limits they were mainstays of the line on passenger & freight services from 1937 until scrapping in the early 60s. 308 more words

LNER

North East model railway - Around the Junction 3

Model Railway based on North East England large scale junction in the 1960’s
In this series of films short scenes from different parts of Trenholme Junction. 84 more words