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Contents for issue 50

Type Details Page Scale Author
Editorial Fifty up!
Thoughts on reaching half a century of issues of MTI; that it's the 'inspirational layout that gets us going and the continued support of the subscribers is encouraging.
365 Chris Ellis
Review Hornby: BR Class 50

367 OO Chris Ellis
Review Hornby: Bulleid Q1 0-6-0

367 OO Chris Ellis
Review Lifelike: Alco RS2

367 HO Chris Ellis
Review Atlas: Fairbanks-Morse H16-44

367 HO Steve Grantham
Layout description The Ninemile Branch
A scenic and systematically operated American HO shortline, the JFRR. A 12ft x 2ft layout set in western Montana.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
370 HO John Flann
Article Inspirational Layouts
Chris Ellis, Jack Chipperfield, Ian Bareham, Carl Arendt, Jack Trollope and John Allison write about layouts that have influenced and inspired them.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
372 Various Various
Article A lifetime of layouts
An overview of layouts through the years the author has seen, remembered and liked.
Plan(s)
375 Giles Barnabe
Scale drawing GWR Rolling stock
Siphon "G" Milk Van
Plan(s)
378 Arthur North
Layout idea Try Miniature Railways
Ideas for modelling miniature railways (derived from MTI39) in 7mm scale describing conversion of locos and stock.
Photograph(s)
380 On9 Colin Peake
Layout idea The shortest short line?
The Marion River Carry Railroad - a real life line in upstate New York less than a mile long, with only one point.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
382 Chris Ellis
Layout description The Crystal River Carry RR
Small HO layout inspired by the Marion River Carry Railroad with possibilities of either US or German settings. 4ft x 6in
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
384 HO Chris Ellis
Article A hopper loader
Drawing and advice on building a little modelled British lineside feature.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
387 HO/OO Giles Barnabe
Layout description The Harlee Valley
US based Inglenook using Ikea shelves as a baseboard. built to bring operating fun into the author's life! 80x28cm.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
388 N Jappe (JeanPierre Vanderborght)

This abstract of contents is the result of months of work by John Flann and Steve Hawthorne. If you can help fill in the gaps or have spotted any errors in the existing index, please contact Emrys Hopkins.