Exhibition snapshots


Uckfield Model Railway Exhibition
October 2002

Photos by Des Brailsford

Ashburton in N Gauge, by John Birkett-Smith

Ashburton yard and shed

The goods facilities at Ashburton


Crisbar – 7mm layout by Roger Sisley


Aveton Gifford – 7mm Joint GWR/LSWR by John Shaw et al

A further view of Aveton Gifford


Scaleforum September 2003

Photos courtesy David Lane and the Scalefour Society


Chiseldon, M&SWJR layout in S4 by David Barrett

A closer look at the Up platform at Chiseldon

Chiseldon again, showing the sidings and lineside cottages


Bodmin, P4 Layout by the Scalefour Society's North London Group

A view of the excellent goods shed

Bodmin Signal Box, with china clay wagons


GW Expo, Portishead, October 2003

Layout by Wakefield RMS

Photos by Howard Thomas


Hungerford in EM by the Wakefield Railway Modellers' Society. This view shows the fiddle yard (or exchange sidings if you prefer!)

Hungerford again. No 2407 shunts the yard under close scrutiny


Nigel Bird in his Aladdin's cave, still cheerful at 15.45 on the Sunday!


Peter Squibb (in light blue shirt) demonstrates signals construction


Warley Model Railway Exhibition
December 2003

Layout by Shipley MRS

Photos by Des Brailsford


Fossebridge, 7mm layout by the Shipley Model Railway Society

Fossebridge station, viewed from the road

Fossebridge again – with 14xx in the yard


Scaleforum 2004


(for David Lane's pictures of Whitchurch Halt, please see its layout page, and for David Mallott's pictures of Clutton, please see its dedicated layout page)


Dartley in P4 – by Pete & Jeff Day

Photos courtesy David Lane



Scalefour North 2004

Show Scenes

Photos by John Wright and James Moorhouse
courtesy David Lane


David Geen's stand, with David on the left
Photo by John Wright

Iain Rice's toolbox
Photo by James Moorhouse

The Bring & Buy stall
Photo by John Wright


Trerice in P4 – by Iain Rice

Photos by John Wright and James Moorhouse
courtesy David Lane


Iain's Trerice – a minimum-space china-clay layout
Photo by John Wright

The clay dries on Trerice
Photo by John Wright

A final shot of Trerice
Photo by James Moorhouse

See more of Iain's models in the Showcase section


Scaleforum 2005

Photos by David Lane and Robert Shackle
courtesy David Lane

Aldbury Town in P4, by Mike Gosling
Photo by Robert Shackle

Another view of Aldbury Town
Photo by Robert Shackle

Aldbury again, with typical "exhibition poses" in the background!
Photo by David Lane


Photos by Chris Kedgley and Tim Venton
courtesy David Lane

Newham Goods Truro in P4, by Brian Wilkinson
Photo by Chris Kedgley

Hallatrow in P4, by David Keeler
Photo by Tim Venton

CWMGWR in P4, by Andy McMillan
Photo by Chris Kedgley

These layouts were entered for the Scalefour Society's 2005 "1883 Challenge" competition.


Scalefour North 2006

Photos by Dave Booth and Paul Hutfield
courtesy David Lane

A view across the tracks... But which tracks?

Photo by Paul Hutfield

Aha! It's Stephen Williams' "Faringdon" in P4, known from his excellent "Great Western Branch Line Modelling" books from Wild Swan.

Photo by Dave Booth