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Contents for issue 89

Type Details Page Scale Author
Editorial Optimum Scales
The editor reflects on his advice to newcomers to the hobby as far as scale is concerned
449 Chris Ellis
Review Hornby Castle class 4-6-0

451 OO Chris Ellis
Review Bachmann 04 class 2-8-0

451 OO Chris Ellis
Review Graham Farish BR Class 4MT 2-6-0

451 N Chris Ellis
Layout idea Magic Trains retrospect
The editor looks again at Magic Train (and other) possibilities for Oe now that this Fleischmann range is discontinued
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
454 Oe Chris Ellis
Layout idea Wickingham
A suggestion for a minimum space terminus layout based on East Anglian practices in late BR days including a plan for a 5ft by 1ft layout in OO
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
457 Ian Bareham
Layout description Ledsam Street Yard
Colin French describes his ultra compact - 45in by 16in - O gauge layout
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
458 O Colin French
Article A free uncoupler
A simple and effective tension-lock uncoupler - for free!
Photograph(s)
459 Robin Snowball
Article The lemon business
The San Fernando Lemon Association packing house inspires a model
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
460 Bruce Petty
Scale drawing British Railways rolling stock - Cattle Wagons

Plan(s)
462 Arthur North
Layout description Maybank - the forgotten pioneer
David Thomas introduces this notable layout and the 1934 article describing it
Plan(s) Photograph(s)
464 O David Thomas
Article Don't forget the driver
The editor considers the figure problem with locomotives and trains
468 Chris Ellis
Article Train orders
The operating system used and described by Ron Solly is worth considering
470 Ron Solly
Layout idea Closer to reality
The first of a short series by Dave Howell in which he gives ideas and information to aid convincing layout settings
472 Dave Howell

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.