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2018 Layouts

Layout: Southwick, BR (SR), 1960s

Published 25 September 2018, 17:00

Set between 1964 and the end of BR Southern Region steam in 1967. The layout represents a fictitious junction station and goods yard on the Southern in 'OO'.


Layout: Oake, WR, 1950s-1960s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:59

Oake is a station on the Taunton to Barnstaple line, about half way between Norton Fitzwarren junction and Milverton on the section of double track and about five miles from Taunton.


Layout: Readham, Western Region, 2000s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:58

Readham was inspired by Reading and Cheltenham and came from the desire to have a modern image Digital Command Control sound layout where the locomotives weren’t just at a constant speed and ‘sound’.


Layout: Loftus Road, West London, 2000s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:56

Loftus Road is based on suburban West London, inspired by Kensington Olympia, set in the time period 1995-present.


Layout: Poulton-le-Fylde, North West, 2000s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:55

Based on the station which serves the Market town of Poulton-le-Fylde, located on the Fylde coast in the north west, this exhibition layout aims to provide both modelling ability as well as operational interest.


Layout: Newhaven Harbour, BR SR, 1970s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:54

Originally built and exhibited by Colin Parks, the layout has been extensively reworked by the Wigan and Wirral Finescale Railway Modellers.


Layout: Vale of Oxbury, WR, 1960s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:53

Vale of Oxbury is an imagined Western Region junction station set in Oxfordshire in the 1960s with all the trimmings.


Layout: Whitby West Cliff, NER, 1950s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:50

The ‘Golden Line’ along the North Yorkshire coast from Whitby towards Middlesbrough is the subject of this 45ft long ‘OO’ gauge layout.


Layout: Grosvenor Square, BR (WR), 1960s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:49

Grosvenor Square is presented by the Hornby Magazine team in its new extended format for the first time at the Great Electric Train Show.


Layout: 45C, BR (LMR), 1960s

Published 25 September 2018, 16:48

This busy layout models a bustling depot scene in ‘OO’ gauge. It started off as a project to create a half roundhouse and has since been expanded to include a diesel servicing point and part of Stratford Works.