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Walk Through – How I Created This Scene: scenery, track & viaducts – and Layout Progress
August 18, 2017
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
Cry me a river – layout update
September 18, 2016
It's been a while since my last update on the layout so a quick progress report.
Little England or how to model a large area in a small space
March 2, 2016
If you've been following this blog you'll know I'm working on a big new layout. But creating England, from Margate to Penzance, in miniature is anything but
Great South Railway – Go Go Go
February 22, 2016
This is most exciting, important and frankly insane moments in the four years I've been writing Model Railway Engineer.