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Scaling error in North Cornwall

Last night I took some of the stock from Cranbrook on holiday to North Cornwall. Well, actually it was to a standard gauge OO layout in a shed at a friend’s house but it was great to give the Paul … Continue reading

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In no particular order

After my post on Cranbrook’s fiddle yard I cleared my diary and made the “big list of things to do” on the layout. It’s quite a stream of consciousness, so doesn’t reflect an order of priority or even things that … Continue reading

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Opening up the Weald

While sorting out a few boxes of books during one of the tidying up sessions that periodically grip our household, I chanced across my copy of Railways of Arcadia by John Scott-Morgan. This is a very well presented book on … Continue reading

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The New Solution

I haven’t quite made the “big list of things to do” for Cranbrook yet, but if I had then item one would probably be “sort out fiddle yard”. As a means to send and receive stock from the scenic part … Continue reading

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Taking stock

One of the early tasks I need to do with Cranbrook is assess what rolling stock has been included, and how much work needs doing to it. First impression is – there is a lot, the vast majority scratchbuilt. Most … Continue reading

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