Monthly Archives: July 2014

Iain MacIntosh; 196′ – 1040′

  Iain has created another staggeringly good piece of railway art. Prints can be ordered through the 77021 Loco Group who will hopefully benefit from healthy sales. I’ll let Iain himself do the talking from herein!     196′-1040 was … Continue reading

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The Scottish School

Back in the autumn of 1977, when it appeared that the railway interest I’d picked up in the summer wasn’t going away anytime soon, I joined the East Kilbride Model railway club. At that time, they had their ‘Nerston Junction’ … Continue reading

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Oops!

There I was, about to tell you about the very nice etched parts I’ve used to upgrade the Dapol/Airfix 35 T tank. And very nice they are, RT Models did a great job. Unfortunately I failed to account for the … Continue reading

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Assorted Oddments

This entry is dedicated to Willy McKnight and Steve Turnbull; two ‘good guys’ from the Scottish hobby that we lost this week. My thoughts are with their families and friends Having finished the commissions mentioned in the previous post, I … Continue reading

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For External Use Only.

I recently finished these two models for a friend. First one is a nicely constructed O gauge J39, 0-6-0. In addition the effects, I also added a cab storm sheet and coal for the tender. I’m very pleased with how … Continue reading

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