Continental Modeller March 2017
CM March – this month
RAILWAY OF THE MONTH
Alan Peacock describes his new German HO layout, a small halt on a secondary line between Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg, set in Epoch IV.
PLAN OF THE MONTH
Brian Meredith suggests the new city centre terminus of the Chemin de Fer de Provence would make a novel subject for the modeller with limited space.
To capture the sense of the train in the landscape that characterises the prototype, Blair Hobson adopted TTe (narrow gauge in 1:120) for his new Czech layout.
Brian Moore explains the background to his American HO layout and demonstrates how it fits into a modular operating group.
Paul Spray was inspired by the landscape of Lesotho and created an ingenious multi-level OO9 layout.
Simon Dawson could not resist some 1:35 scale kits based on the classic film and television series, setting them in a diorama with a narrow gauge mine railway.
BLS TUNNEL RESCUE CENTREEssential emergency provision for the base tunnel – Boyd Misstear explains how he used several Peco ‘Manyways’ train shed kits as the basis of a version of the Bern – Lötschberg – Simplon Intervention Centre.