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Contents for issue 78

Type Details Page Scale Author
Editorial Longer looks
The benefits from simpler track plans, longer sidings and building layouts in modules.
141 Chris Ellis
Layout idea A real-life Inglenook from America
Photos from the engineers seat showing the yard at East Hartford, CT.
142 Stuart Pate
Review Graham Farish: GWR/BR (W) diesel railcar

143 N Chris Ellis
Review Bachmann: Class G2a 0-8-0

143 OO Chris Ellis
Review Hornby International/Arnold: Kof 2 Kleinlok

143 N Chris Ellis
Layout idea Team track modelling
Adding simple features to add additional scope for operation.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
146 Chris Ellis
Layout description Southwell's Yard
A first venture into EM with a British theme of a small shunting yard.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
148 EM Tony Hamment
Article Magnetic comments
The current magnetic couplers for British N gauge discussed, and showing how the addition of Micro-Trains American N couplings can be done to the Graham Farish 04 diesel shunter.
150 Chris Ellis
Layout idea Blakeney Goods
Photographic essay of ex GWR goods yard, rural, simple and scenic, a real life 'tuning fork'.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
151 Chris Ellis
Article Small lift bridge
How a model of character can be built for light and narrow gauge railways.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
152 HOe, OO9 Giles Barnabe
Scale drawing Pooley weighing machine van, conversion of ex LMS 12ton van

154 Arthur North
Layout description New looks for old
Suggested ways in which older layouts can be altered and refurbished.
156 Chris Ellis
Layout idea Olympian Foods
The 'Olympian' idea (73/19) reversed to make a American switching layout in HO serving a modern era frozen food facility, on two modules.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
158 HO John Flann
Article Starting in 3mm
In 1:100 scale the author relates his experiences with photos.
160 Martin Hogg
Layout idea Taylor Terminal
A busy American yard in HO modelled to a larger size.
161 HO Nick Harvey-Phillips
Article Three old shops
Buildings of character suitable for scratch-building and how to do it.
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
162 Giles Barnabe

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.