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Contents for issue 54

Type Details Page Scale Author
Editorial Try other scales
The advantages of building small layouts is because there is probably space for more than one and in another scale.
477 Chris Ellis
Review Bachmann: Prairie 2-6-2

479 N Chris Ellis
Review Bachmann: GE U36B

479 N Chris Ellis
Review Hornby: Live Steam set

479 OO Chris Ellis
Layout description Catwater & Southern
Updates on large G scale US narrow gauge layout (previously shown issue 32). Author describes his methods for building structures.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
482 G Giles Barnabe
Layout description Minimo in multi-mode
Small 0 gauge multi mode shunting layout. Lima track and interchangeable backscenes show what can be done in 80in x 8in.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
484 O Chris Ellis
Layout idea Pine Ridge Industrial Park
A very compact HO but busy micro American switching layout in three possible long or short versions, two 4ft x 1ft, one 4ft 6in x 1ft 3in.
487 HO Jack Trollope
Layout description A small twig of N
British terminus layout in N with potential to be expanded, built on an inherited baseboard. 23. 5in x 4in
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
488 N Geoff Latham
Scale drawing Scammel 3 and 6 ton Mechanical Horse

490 Arthur North
Article More classic Layouts
Remembering more inspirational layouts Berrow, (OO, Mac Pyrke), Drylestwhaite & Wealdsend (TT, Jim Lawton), Torpoint (O, John Harrison), Rye & Camber (OO, J Joyce), Aix-Les-Pains (HOe, Ian Jowett), Wingham Light Railway (O, Derek Featherstone).
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
492 Various Giles Barnabe
Article Skaledale variety
Adding to the Hornby 'Strawson' warehouse.
495 OO Chris Ellis
Article Snack Van
Detailing a Matchbox model.
495 OO Ian Bareham
Article Timber trestle bridges
Trestle bridges add to the scene American or elsewhere, and are not difficult to scratch build as the author shows how.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
496 Various John Flann
Article Basic Modelling - Power Leads
Simple power connection. ph)
497 Chris Ellis
Layout idea China Basin
A proposed elaborate N scale Santa Fe layout set in San Francisco Bay area, with information on operating and working.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
498 N Mark Holmstrup

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.