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Exhibiting Wimblehurst Road at the Pevensey Exhibition on Saturday.

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Railway

Reflections on 35006 P&O S.N.Co Shareholders and Members day run (and cab ride) on @GWSR 13th July #BulleidBrilliance | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

Yesterday evening, 13th July, saw the annual members day event with a dedicated special train purely for members and shareholders of the 35006 Society. It was a chance to ride behind 35006 Peninsular & Oriental S. N. Co on a private train after No.6 had been in service on the Gloucestershire and Warwickshire Steam Railway  during the…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/07/14/reflections-on-35006-po-s-n-co-shareholders-and-members-day-run-and-cab-ride-on-gwsr-13th-july-bulleidbrilliance/

Railway

Model Rail Magazine / Heljan to produce Class 12 (and Class 11) 350HP diesel 0-6-0 shunters | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

Model Rail Magazine have announced via their August 2019 issue, No. 263, that they have commissioned Danish manufacturer Heljan to produce the Class 12, 350hp diesel 0-6-0 shunters along the with the War Department, LMS / GWR Class 11 versions. Twenty six of the shunters, with English Electric 350hp engines, that became Class 12 were…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/07/12/model-rail-magazine-heljan-to-produce-class-12-and-class-11-350hp-diesel-0-6-0-shunters/

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Bachmann Europe make and ‘Atlantic’ gesture | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

Last month on Saturday 8th June 2019, Bachmann Europe Plc visited the Bluebell Railway during its Atlantic House Open Weekend to present a cheque for £10,617.50 to the Bluebell Railway Atlantic Group.  This follows the release of the excellent Bachmann Branchline OO scale model of the H2 Class Atlantic locomotive in 2018, my review of…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/07/09/bachmann-europe-make-and-atlantic-gesture/

Railway

Minories #1 – the original design – repost | esngblog

Number 2 is this one on the classic Minories design. There are few model railway plans that can be deemed ‘classic’.  One surely must be the late Cyril Freezer’s ‘Minories’ plan.  The plan was the result a flash of inspiration whilst waiting for a train, then some doodling to try the recreate the Metropolitan station at…
— Read on esngblog.com/2019/07/10/minories-1-the-original-design-repost/

Narrow Gauge, Railway

A Rite of Passage: The Pug Conversion – Steve’s 009 and 09 Adventure

Many narrow gauge modellers love to do a ‘Pug Conversion’. OO9 modellers modify the Dapol Pug kit to create a 4mm scale narrow gauge locomotive. O scale narrow gaugers often start with the Hornby Pug and use this as the basis for a 7mm scale narrow gauge loco. For some people a Pug Conversion is…
— Read on 009adventure.blog/2019/07/10/a-rite-of-passage-the-pug-conversion/

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Inset track made simple see my article in Hornby Magazine August issue 146 | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

The August issue No. 146 of Hornby Magazine published last week includes my step by guide on how to simply create concrete inset track exactly as I used on Canute Road Quay. This follows Canute Road Quay featuring earlier this year in the April 2019 Issue, whilst within the main layout article I briefly described…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/07/10/inset-track-made-simple-see-my-article-in-hornby-magazine-august-issue-146/

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Bulleid 59ft ‘Shortie’ Coaches start to arrive from @hornby | GrahamMuz: Fisherton Sarum & Canute Road Quay

Announced in January this year as part of their 2019 range the first of the range of Bulleid 59ft ‘Shortie’ coaches have started to arrive. A little annoying they have arrived so far as the two Southern livery composites and BR(S) liveried Brake 3rds at the time of writing preventing full correct sets in the…
— Read on grahammuz.com/2019/07/05/bulleid-59ft-shortie-coaches-start-to-arrive-from-hornby/