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  1. daifly liked Roger Pound's post in the thread Prototype An hour at Darlington - 2013..

    In 2013 my wife and I decided to visit the NRM 'outstation' at Shildon and in passing spent a short time at Darlington station. These...

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  2. Yorkshire Dave replied to the thread Prototype Tim Mills' Photos.

    As Martin has guessed these are the cooling towers for Stonebridge Park power station. On the 1944-69 OS map link Neasden (ER) shed is...

    25 January 2021 at 11:32
  3. Yorkshire Dave liked oldravendale's post in the thread Prototype Tim Mills' Photos.

    A nice portrait of a B1 at Neasden. This is "Neasden. 12th April 1958." You'll possibly notice the cooling towers behind the shed but...

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  4. JimG replied to the thread 4mm West Dorset lost line.

    That is a delightfully minimalist footbridge in the trackside picture. :) Jim.

    25 January 2021 at 11:16
  5. Dikitriki liked mickoo's post in the thread 7mm Mickoo's Workbench - MoK Urie King Arthur - JM LMS Garratt - MoK Ivatt 4MT.

    MOK King Arthur tender pretty much all done now. There's two extra fillet plates to scratch build that go behind the drag beam next to...

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  6. Dog Star liked oldravendale's post in the thread Prototype Tim Mills' Photos.

    A nice portrait of a B1 at Neasden. This is "Neasden. 12th April 1958." You'll possibly notice the cooling towers behind the shed but...

    img428 TM Neasden 61028 and N5 0-6-2T 12 April 58 - Final Copyright Copy.jpg img429 TM Neasden MPD 12 April 58 Copyright Copy.jpg 25 January 2021 at 10:34
  7. Dog Star liked adrian's post in the thread Finney7 - 4200G Group Std Tender Build - Scale7.

    On with the brake gear and another small deviation from the instructions. The brake rods and cross beams is one etching - all the joints...

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  8. Dog Star liked Ian_C's post in the thread Ian_C's workbench - P4 and S7 allsorts.

    Leaving the handrails off to weather the smokebox, boiler and firebox makes life a lot easier. The streaks and dribbles run down without...

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  9. Dog Star liked Osgood's post in the thread Trains and Planes and Boats and Vehicles - Your Favourite 4.

    I can't say if it is a Citroen or a Yankee job Adam - they are very similar, but I'm inclined to think American as there were very few...

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  10. Dog Star liked Osgood's post in the thread Trains and Planes and Boats and Vehicles - Your Favourite 4.

    Just once I had one within my grasp - but that was in the physical sense, not the financial one! We visited a reclusive French...

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  11. richard carr liked adrian's post in the thread Finney7 - 4200G Group Std Tender Build - Scale7.

    On with the brake gear and another small deviation from the instructions. The brake rods and cross beams is one etching - all the joints...

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  12. Scanlon liked SouthernFan Ian's post in the thread 7mm Introducing Stroudley Park.

    Just Chris, a push-pull trailer and loco fits much better. Such are the compromises with small layouts. I do have plans to run my West...

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  13. Scanlon liked oldravendale's post in the thread Prototype Tim Mills' Photos.

    A nice portrait of a B1 at Neasden. This is "Neasden. 12th April 1958." You'll possibly notice the cooling towers behind the shed but...

    img428 TM Neasden 61028 and N5 0-6-2T 12 April 58 - Final Copyright Copy.jpg img429 TM Neasden MPD 12 April 58 Copyright Copy.jpg 25 January 2021 at 09:57
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