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That was the year that was

Like many people I know 2010 was a bit of a mixed bag, both personally and modelling-wise. Ongoing work on our house meant space and time for modelling work was limited, and starting a new job in the Autumn further … Continue reading

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Non NG blog links shock!

I’ve added a few blogs to my link list recently which interested me even though they are not necessarily focused on narrow gauge. It’s a dangerous precedent. Anyway, maybe they will interest you too! A Curator’s Life – Anthony is … Continue reading

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A few new blogs

As it’s been over a month since my last update, I thought I would post something just to give a blip on the heart monitor. With Christmas and various family issues over recent weeks my modelling time has been limited … Continue reading

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Irons and fires

Perhaps surprisingly, there has been a reasonable amount of progress since my last modelling update, although typically not all the same direction! Following a small flurry of retail therapy at Narrow Gauge South West I have built a couple of … Continue reading

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Scale strategy

Slightly after the fact, a spot of commentary on the blog’s first poll. As you can see the majority of voters selected 009, but there’s no way of knowing if this reflects the distribution of all narrow gauge modellers or … Continue reading

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