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Modelling the Western Region

By John Emerson

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ISBN: 9781785005275
PUBLISHED: 08/02/2019
PAGES: 192
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 203 colour and 49 b&w photos

The Western Region of British Railways has always held a special appeal for railway modellers. Formed in 1948, the WR carried on the traditions of The Great Western Railway more or less unchallenged until the regions were abolished in the 1990s. Modelling the Western Region provides all the advice you need to model your own railway layout based on this fascinating region and era.

This book:

  • Considers the historical background of the Western Region
  • Reviews available ready-to-run and kit-built steam and diesel motive power
  • Explains Western Region signalling practice
  • Discusses rolling stock typically used on the Western Region
  • Provides practical suggestions for branch and main line layouts

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" It's wonderfully well-presented and really comprehensive. Just about everything a modeller might need as reference for creating scenes from 1948 until this century is provided in the near-200 pages. "
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Reviewed By: British Railway Modelling

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