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Modelling The Great Western Branch Lines

By Chris Ford

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ISBN: 9781785005657
PUBLISHED: 04/03/2019
PAGES: 192
BINDING: Paperback
SIZE: 246x189 mm
INSIDE: 234 colour and b&w photos

Modelling the Great Western Branch Lines is essential reading for all those who wish to build a model railway based on the branch lines of the Great Western Railway. The author guides the modeller through projects which are graded from simple to more advance. Each step is clearly described, explaining the techniques used and how alternative methods and materials could be employed.

Topics covered include:

  • An historical overview of the subject
  • Full listings of all tools and materials
  • A series of detailed model projects using the best of the currently available commercial model making products
  • An introduction to scratch-building lineside terms
  • Suggestions as to how each project could be further developed

RRP: £19.99

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E-Book Edition: £14.99 (incl. VAT)


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" Chris Ford has put together a superbly well-researched book that looks at every aspect of the GWR branch lines, which lend themselves so appealingly to layouts large and small. "
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Reviewed By: Railway Magazine Modelling

" This isn't just a book, but rather an encyclopedia, for Chris Ford has left absolutely no stone unturned in his endeavours to help GWR modellers get their layouts exactly right. Well done! "
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Reviewed By: Railway Magazine

" ...indispensable guide to making a Great Western layout your Great Western layout. It's certainly £19.99 well spent on this book, which comes highly recommended. "
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Reviewed By: Railway Modeller

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