For the past month I have been busy making wire armatures for some trees and unkempt hedgerows. It is the sort of job that favours batch building, but before long my arthritic fingers began to ache and I had to take a break. So looking for a supposedly easier job I decided to cover the … Continue reading Das Bridge……..
For the past few weeks my thoughts and modelling have been mainly focused on the goods yard, and the disused track bed beside, and beyond the water tower. The heading photo, and the one below illustrate how I imagine the area might have looked once nature had started to claim what was once hers, and … Continue reading Whatever Next?……
I have at long last completed the station platform fencing, which like the prototype is built up panel by panel. Some platform lamps have also been added along with a solitary seat, all the components being manufactured by ‘Peco’ to a very high standard. The spear fencing is of the GWR pattern as is the … Continue reading Quietly Plodding Along………..
A friend and follower of the website recently asked why I hadn’t mentioned Bleddfa Roads appearance in the latest issue of the ‘Model Railway Journal’ No. 281. Well I did when editing and proof reading my last post, but for some reason the draft copy, rather than the completed one was published by mistake. Why … Continue reading Lost In Transit……..