Tag: amateur philosophy
The Last of the many.
This week, after thirteen years of operation and probably a three figure total of locos weathered, to say nothing of a good number of builds, ‘Kingmoor Works’ closes its doors for the last time as relocation north beckons. The last models have left the works in the last month or so. This Heljan Class 60…
You’ll recall in the last post that an offer had been made and accepted for the house. Things have indeed been progressing, slowly until a month ago but then accelerating rapidly to the point that I will be leaving Carlisle finally of the 30th of July. As you’ll have observed, a process of packing and…
Bang for your buck?
Today, I spent an enjoyable day at the Wigan Model Railway exhibition. A good day was had meeting and conversing with friends, admiring the modelling of others. Inevitably some money changed hands also as shows like this are good for getting those otherwise hard to find items. A visit to the Shawplan stand proved somewhat…