My latest modelling project has seen me returning once again to Llanrhaiadr Mochnant for inspiration. Not content with modelling the station building and goods shed I found myself being drawn to the lamp hut, which is unusual for it has a gents urinal attached to it. Whilst the ladies WC is part … Continue reading A Lamp Hut & Other Odds and Ends…..
Towards the end of 2019 I started to gather as much information as possible, along with the components that I would need to model the point rodding, and facing point locks (FPL’s) for Bleddfa Road. Steve Halls articles on the subject in the Model Railway Journal No’s 113 and 115 were particularly useful, … Continue reading Cranks, Rollers and Rods………
For the past few weeks we have been blessed with some lovely weather in this part of the country, so most of my time has been spent out in the garden. I have of course ventured into the layout room from time to time, but very little modelling has taken place. Instead I … Continue reading Ground Frame Day………..
It was way back in October 2019 when I laid the basic foundations for a simple road crossing at Bleddfa Road. Since then various ideas have been tried and rejected as I pondered what form the crossing should take. So rather than commit myself to an idea or scene that might look out … Continue reading Occupation Crossing……….