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Southampton MRS exhibition 2019 #1 | esngblog

A trip down to Eastleigh today for the excellent Southampton MRS exhibition.  There were some excellent layouts on show, and plenty of trade, though I was a good boy and bought absolutely nothing.  Derek came along with me and it was good to have some company for the 80 mile trip each way.  This is…
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It’s shunting, Jim, but not as we know it…. | esngblog

With apologies to Star Trek! This video, hi-jacked from the 2mm Association site, is just one incredible bit of model making.  And I’m not (for once) talking about the fine scale.  Shunting using a tractor – whatever next – working horses!!!!?!!!! Shunting Tractor at Yeovil Town. For many years, Laurie Adams has been constructing a…
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ESNG meeting – 16 January 2019 | esngblog

Eleven members present on Wednesday, and it was good to see the Cha(I)rman, having risked the early milk round the following day, and especially Ian, having been out of circulation for a while.   Sunday was goods train evening.  Wednesday was passenger, especially multiple unit, night.  Paul had a technicolour selection of bullet trains on…
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