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Author: Andy

Who Invented Hornby Trains – They Story Of Frank Hornby

Update: This post on Frank Hornby was originally written in September 2013 when I launched model railway engineer. It's since been updated with more [...]

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Model Dads
Although Model Railway Engineer is about model railways (just in case you didn't guess) I also loved Airfix and plastic modelling kits and there is of course a [...]

Model Railway Beginners Q&A: What’s the difference between scale and gauge

If you're just starting out in model railways one question that'll you'll invariably want answered is what are scale and gauge? What's the difference between [...]

40 Essential Model Railway Words You Need To Know

Just getting started in model railways? Here are 40 essential must-know words for your new hobby. From AC to Z Stop, in alphabetical order you'll find them [...]

The world’s largest model railway

Wondering what the world's largest model railway is? [...]
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