My N gauge model railway continues with another hill scene diorama nearly completed. Here’s a quick walkthrough of how this was done and other recent progress on it. Read Now
Articles on Landreath
At long last I’ve got around to starting on the foam board scratch-build of my Tin-mine engine house. Read Now
It’s been a struggle but I finally have enough field and documentary research for my Cornish mine and have started on the model construction. Read Now
I spent the early May bank holiday week in Cornwall and not being one to miss an opportunity I sneaked off to do some more research on the railway at St Blazey and Par – on which my “Landreath” N gauge layout is based. Read Now
As regular readers will know I’ve been struggling with the description of my model railway layout and have been thinking about a name for it. After some research and thought here’s what I’ve chosen. Read Now
&nsbp;A tale of Victorian workers toiling in below ground in dark, dirty, dangerous Tin mines, of steam trains and a small village in Cornwall.
In my previous post I mentioned that my layout was going to be based around mining. What I didn’t say is where the idea came from… Read Now