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Contents for issue 60

Type Details Page Scale Author
Editorial Ten Years on
Editor muses on ten years of Model Trains International and recalls the history of its predecessors.
141 Chris Ellis
Review Broadway Limited:EMD SW7

143 HO Chris Ellis
Review Stewart Hobbies: Baldwin VO-1000/DS-4-4-1000

143 HO Chris Ellis
Layout description La Planche-sur-Mer
SNCF Society proposed a continuous run N gauge layout to promote the group and so an HO Branchline line came into being! 5ft 9in x 1ft 3in.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
146 HO Andy Hart
Article The Local Diner
Description and drawings of typical American diner, that also suits many other settings.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
148 HO, OO Giles Barnabe
Article Sur le Mer
Photographs of French seaside lines and locations.
149 Chris Ellis, Giles Barnabe
Layout description Flatpack Inglenook
Small lightweight, go anywhere, stow away anywhere Inglenook shunting layout, built with the editor's usual ideas for multimoding. 4ft 4in x 7. 5in
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
150 HO Chris Ellis
Layout description Owlcombe
A OO 'classic' GWR terminus built in 1972. Planned as a lightweight easily transported layout it was built on two boards 4ft long plus a fiddle yard using Firmway/Chairway track with scratchbuilt structures and simple scenics.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
152 OO John Flann
Layout idea Summertime Blues
Two N gauge plans set in American industrial locations.
153 N Art Papayanopulos, David Bromage
Scale drawing LNWR 10 ton Covered and Open Goods wagons

154 Arthur North
Article Lineside customers part 2
Photographic essay portraying actual examples of American lineside industries that could inspire those with an odd area of space on their layouts.
156 Julian Andrews
Article Baldwin Switchers
Baldwin VO series switchers and HO models described with ideas for detailing.
158 HO Chris Ellis
Layout description Pencraig Yard
Very small British 1950's based OO layout using Timesaver design built using "IKEA" storage boxes as the baseboards. 3ft 3in x 9in
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
160 OO Eric Kirkland
Layout idea Pacific Electric at San Fernando
Pacific Electric in South California; overhead wire powered line serving citrus packing houses.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
162 Bruce Petty
Article Team track platform
Plans and photographs of American side and end loading platform.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
163 John Flann

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.