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681 Two layouts in one – the sequel! Paul Page shows the second half of his 1980s layout evoking memories of BR(S) EMUs.

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684 A country pub in N Craig Tiley kitbashed a rural essential from several of the Peco Manyways house kits, and show how he did it in this step-by-step feature.

686 A narrow gauge water tower The slate-built structure that slakes locomotives’ thirsts at Dolgoch, on the Talyllyn Railway, is a well-known and photographed item; Michael Farr shows how it would make an ideal scratchbuilding project.

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Edwardian Elegance

EleganceWainwright D Class 4-4-0 New from Lee Marsh Model Co New from Lee Marsh Model Co

Wainwright D Class 4-4-0 New from Lee Marsh Model Co

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Whisky Galore! A Scottish layout suggestion for OO Barclay

Whisky Galore! A Scottish layout suggestion for OO Barclay and Ruston models

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SR Bulleid 59 LMS Porthole coaches from Bachmann in OO 3D printed models from Osborn’s in N

SR Bulleid 59'coaches from Hornby in OO LMS Porthole coaches from Bachmann in OO 3D printed models from Osborn’s in N

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Lincoln Central Great Northern architecture modelling in 4mm scale al Great Northern architecture

Ambergate Whatever happened to this 4mm masterpiece

Ambergate Whatever happened to this 4mm masterpiece

Greatford Crossing Watching the trains go by in OO

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665 Ruston & Hornsby 48DS Scale Drawings Tim Rayner provides some background on the class intended for the Whisky galore plan; scale drawings by Bob Phelps are reproduced to 7mm scale.

666 Caradon Junction The tangle of branch lines and freight-only routes in the Liskeard area were all the inspiration Mike Kelly needed for a tribute layout in OO gauge.

671 Mileposts – Leicester MRG marks its 70th anniversary Brian Gillespie looks back at seven decades-worth of modelling by this prolific Midlands-based organisation, which has had some notable former members.

672 Ambergate Charles Stevens explains how this 4mm scale model of the famous Midland Railway triangular station came to be constructed, and what became of it.

676 Greatford Crossing In the first instalment of a two-part feature looking at the OO gauge layout installed in his purpose-built layout room, Graham Hobbs reveals the four-track ‘watching the trains go by’ side, inspired by an East Coast Main Line train-watching location.

687 Comment Opinions and observations across the field of railway modelling. This month, John Rodway considers that all models are equal, no matter from what they were made.

688 Readers’ Letters 690 Latest Reviews Including this month the museum-quality Wainwright D Class 4-4-0 in 7mm scale from Lee Marsh Model Co; LMS ‘porthole’ coaches now in BR maroon in OO from Bachmann; 3D printed and laser-cut accessories from Osborn’s Models in N, and much more.

696 Book & DVD Reviews 697 News Including the Hornby open weekend to commemorate the revamp of its visitor centre; PTA bogie wagons to come from Accurascale in OO; and much more.

703 Societies & Clubs The biggest and best guide to the exhibition scene in the UK.

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