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Contents for issue 58
|Editorial||Adding the details
Doubling or trebling the pleasure got from the hobby by spending a little time on 'adding the details'to both locos, stock and structures.
|Editorial||Seeing and Observing
Reflections; to see is one thing (to look at). To observe another thing altogether (to take note). And what we all ought to do better in building our layouts.
|Review||Hornby: GWR 'Grange' 4-6-0
|Article||New for 2005 - part 2
|Layout description||Vine Creek Mine
Builder's first attempt at "backwoods" US narrow gauge in On30 set in the mountains of Colorado. Designed as a response to a WRG challenge to build an operating layout in 3ft 3in x 12in plus fiddle yard. With plans for a larger layouts in the same vein, 8'6 or 12ft long x 1ft .
|Layout description||Eastham Works
British carriage & wagon works layout in OO, built over one weekend with minimum cost. Initially used for storing part built rolling stock and also as a shunting layout. 3ft 3in x 6in
|Layout idea||DB's Workshop Layout
Prototype German wagon works located in Nurenburg, showing the similarities with Graham Weller's "Eastham Works".
Getting away from the 'out of the box' look by adding details to ready-to-run models. (ph, )
|Layout description||Butler Frozen Foods
Suggestions for a portable HO American switching yard 8ft x 12in, ideal for exhibiting, and serving one rail customer-a frozen food facility.
|Scale drawing||BR Coaching stock / LMS District Engineer's s Saloons
|Layout idea||East 12th Street
Plan in HO for US industrial switching based on real life practice; set in an area with old and new buildings. Author describes industries and operating methods, 8ft x 2ft .
|Layout idea||Braunton Sidings
British OO branchline plan set in late 1950's to early 1960's. American author describes his 5ft x 2ft 8in plan.
|Layout description||Port Abel RR
Canadian HO car barge layout with sector plate as part of the plan. Operation is both complex and remotely controlled, using the author's self designed electronics. 5ft x1ft 6in
|Article||Strongheart Packing Co.
Scratchbuilt small Los Angeles lineside industry building as a subject to model.
|Layout description||Poppy Hollow/Barley Dean
Award winning scenic OO classic layout 8ft x 7ft, of a GWR country branch line, featured the 'classic' oval for continuous running and scratch built structures.