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


You can 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