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David Prime
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More pictures from Rainford 009 society show
 

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A busy day at Rainford
A biannual event is a 009 society model show in Rainford, Cheshire coupled with an AGM by the 009 society.Although this was 2 weeks ago now I can share a few pictures here. Bob Barnard and the North West area L&B group was kindly invited to attend with a Tr...

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It's been quite a while hasn't it since anything has happened down in deepest Devon on the rebuilding saga that is my layout of  Lynton Station . However some progress can be reported over the next few posts . First up is some modest progress that is the co...

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This weekend was the Warley Model railway exhibition and always a highlight of the year for me. I took some pictures of the Heljan Lynton locomotive model stock at the NEC and I had a chance to speak to the helpful  Heljan team . They say the locomotive mod...

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Lyndon engine shed progress.. Of a sort.
It's been a long while since I provided any updates and I'm now pleased to share some modelling on the engine shed. The Summer came and went and my modelling enthusiasm did the same . Anyway, with modelling Mojo restored I can share a little modest progress...

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Round the bend.
Well sorting out the changes from Picassa to google pictures nearly succeeded in driving ME round the bend . Here are a few pictures of how the layout looks as a train enters the station . Much to do but the impression I hope is that the scene is beginning ...

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Baseboards build up
Here are  a few photographs of my model of Lynton showing progress on the south station board. I've had limited access to the layout ( in the loft) lately so I decided to take apart the 3 sections and bring this South section down into the garage . Whilst t...

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Coaling stage
I've made the coaling stage using Plastikard and a plaster casting of a coaling stage. The model still needs painting and weathering  but here it is posed with the engine shed. The engine shed is not as yet finished and is also posed. I received a very help...

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Screw - fix
The cowling on the engine shed vents has caused me a little thinking. Until I saw on my workbench a small screw sitting base up. Now if I could just have the top part of the screw this might do. So armed with table vice and hacksaw the end result wasn't too...

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Stoned .....again
Well it has been a long time since the last post ( and that's not a euphemism ). I've been thinking about the station building and its  finish , considering I have now covered the engine shed in stone paper.  The Station building was hand painted , way back...
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