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by MrT
Wed Jul 13, 2011 5:33 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Nathan's Shelf in 'N'
Replies: 22
Views: 6959

Re: Nathan's Shelf in 'N'

Sheffield eh?

How about Brightside, Atlas, Darnall, Woodhouse, Millhouses? They are all areas which are near the current railways.
by MrT
Wed Jul 06, 2011 12:55 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!
Replies: 292
Views: 123884

Re: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!

Wagons posted on to Deltic1981 today.
by MrT
Tue Jun 28, 2011 2:01 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!
Replies: 292
Views: 123884

Re: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!

I've contacted Deltic1981 to get the next postal address - wagons will be ready to go tomorrow.

Thanks for the kind comments re the pics :)
by MrT
Mon Jun 27, 2011 9:42 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Long Newton: BR 1980ish - 1993 in N
Replies: 134
Views: 44175

Re: Long Newton: BR 1980ish - 1993 in N

Hi all,

There are some more pictures of my layout here, as a result of the 2011 wagon tour.

Here is one which I rejected but after cropping has turned out not too bad.

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by MrT
Sun Jun 26, 2011 1:42 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!
Replies: 292
Views: 123884

Re: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!

In 1979, British Rail tested 3 continental van wagons on their network with a view to operating wagons of this type on the Dover train ferry. These trials were a success but the project was dropped due to the development of more modern ferry wagons. The 3 'test' wagons, however, were used by British...
by MrT
Fri Jun 24, 2011 8:38 am
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!
Replies: 292
Views: 123884

Re: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!

Hi all,

Wagons arrived on Wednesday. Will take some pics and post them on next week.
by MrT
Sun Jun 19, 2011 4:56 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!
Replies: 292
Views: 123884

Re: Olympic Tour-N gauge version. Now On Tour!

I was contacted on June 9th by Hiffano asking for my address as he couldn't do any pics.

I haven't received the vans yet but I'm sure they'll be here soon.
by MrT
Mon Jun 06, 2011 10:41 am
Forum: N Gauge Model Railway
Topic: Farish VGA Fix
Replies: 18
Views: 3360

Re: Farish VGA Fix

Very interesting indeed, thanks for posting. I may well end up changing mine as a result of reading this.
by MrT
Wed Apr 20, 2011 3:38 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: Long Newton: BR 1980ish - 1993 in N
Replies: 134
Views: 44175

Re: Long Newton: BR 1980ish - 1993 in N

Hi all, A quick picture of my layout with a slightly out of period visitor (a friend's loco). http://i6.photobucket.com/albums/y234/mike_tcb/Trains/IMG_0456.jpg The layout has had a few bits and bobs done to it since I last updated this thread. Hopefully the N gauge tour will get to me soon and I wi...
by MrT
Mon Mar 28, 2011 2:49 pm
Forum: N Gauge Model Railway
Topic: Advice needed Dapol HST Liveries
Replies: 10
Views: 1458

Re: Advice needed Dapol HST Liveries

Is this the Farish model? I'm bit of a model Nazi if there is a better detailed model I'd rather get that Hi, I've just finished modifying my Intercity Swallow liveried Farish HST power cars using TPM detailing packs (see here ). Whilst the result might not be as detailed as the new Dapol one (I sa...
by MrT
Fri Mar 04, 2011 9:52 am
Forum: N Gauge Model Railway
Topic: N gauge at swap meets
Replies: 15
Views: 2827

Re: N gauge at swap meets

The N gauge society is having a second hand sale on the 19th of March, you might find more of what you're after there:

http://www.ngaugesociety.com/index.php?page=shop

You have to be a member to get in though.
by MrT
Wed Mar 02, 2011 9:48 am
Forum: N Gauge Model Railway
Topic: CJM / Farish / Kato Le Shuttle DC to DCC
Replies: 6
Views: 1578

Re: CJM / Farish / Kato Le Shuttle DC to DCC

I'd contact CJM if I were you - thats a pretty expensive model to start messing about with.
by MrT
Wed Mar 02, 2011 9:20 am
Forum: N Gauge Model Railway
Topic: N'spirations3 (now available on ebay)
Replies: 43
Views: 4556

Re: N'spirations3 (now available on ebay)

Looking forward to issue 4, best wishes for the operation Grahame.
by MrT
Fri Feb 25, 2011 2:04 pm
Forum: Personal Layouts - Under Construction
Topic: MARSHFIELD WITH ELY BRIDGE: **final update**
Replies: 362
Views: 61425

Re: RETRO's 'OO' LAYOUT: ELY BRIDGE: DCC 1970s BR

That is superb Dave. The coke oven reminds me of days out to Saltburn growing up, the train out there passed right by one.
by MrT
Fri Feb 18, 2011 4:56 pm
Forum: N Gauge Model Railway
Topic: 20 Shunter Scratchbuild
Replies: 12
Views: 2164

Re: 20 Shunter Scratchbuild

Excellent project, good website too.

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