Category Archives: the great war

Throwback Thursday We Will Remember

Posted in 3d, 3d printing, blog, blogger, blogging, Eleventh Day, Eleventh Hour, finescale, flanders, hero, history, hobbies, Hobby, Inspiration, life, menin gate, model, model photography, modeling, Modelling, Modelu, n gauge, O Gauge, o scale, OO, OO Gauge, Photography, remember, remembrance, research, scale, scale modelling, the great war, throwback thursday, thursday throwback, world war one, world war two | 2 Comments

We Shall Remember

Posted in 1914, 1918, Eleventh Day, Eleventh Hour, epitaph, Friends, hero, history, Inspiration, life, menin gate, remember, remembrance, the great war, world war one, world war two, ww2 | Leave a comment

We Will Remember Them

Posted in 3d, 3d printing, blog, Eleventh Day, Eleventh Hour, finescale, flanders, Great Western, gwr, history, HO, hobbies, life, LMS, LNER, menin gate, model, model photography, modeling, Modelling, Modelu, O Gauge, o scale, OO, OO Gauge, Photography, remember, remembrance, Southern, the great war, world war one, world war two, ypres | 2 Comments

Wordless Wednesday Baldwin’s

Posted in Bachmann, baldwin, blog, Branch Line, Cameo, Cameo layout, DCC, finescale, heljan, hobbies, Hornby, Industrial, Inspiration, Layout, life, model, model photography, Model Railroad, Model Railway, modeling, Modelling, Modelu, Narrow Gauge, O Gauge, o scale, OO, OO Gauge, Photography, scale, scale modelling, the great war, toy train, Toy trains, toytrainset, train set, trainset, Wales, Welsh Marches, wordless wednesday, world war one | Leave a comment

Oxford Rail London Toy Fair 2018

GER/LNER/BR N7 The N7 announced last year is very close to release and Oxford had an advanced EP on the stand to have a look at. As such it has some issues eg the coupling rods have been put on … Continue reading

Posted in 3d, 3d printing, blog, British Rail, DCC, dcc sound, Eastern Region, Eleventh Hour, Great Western, Hattons, history, HO, hobbies, Hornby, Layout, LMS, LNER, media, menin gate, Midland Region, Model Railroad, Model Railway, modeling, Modelling, O Gauge, o scale, OO Gauge, oxford, Oxford rail, remembrance, Scottish Region, social media, the great war, toy fair, toy train, Toy trains, toytrainset, train set, trainset, Uncategorized, wagon, Western Region, world war one, world war two | 17 Comments

Shelfie2 The State of the Nation Pt1

A while back I had an idea, make a new layout! I wanted it to be a bit different from what I’ve built before, not really having made anything for passenger services. I’ve always been captured by some of Iain … Continue reading

Posted in 2017, Bachmann, blogger, Branch Line, brassmasters, British Rail, Cameo, Cameo layout, dapol, DCC, dcc sound, Eastern Region, Exhibition, finescale, flanders, Great Western, HO, hobbies, Hornby, iain rice, Ian Futers, Industrial, Inspiration, Layout, life, LMS, LNER, Midland Region, Model Railroad, Model Railway, Model Railway Journal, modeling, Modelling, Modelu, n gauge, Narrow Gauge, Nevard, O Gauge, o scale, OO Gauge, Oxford rail, Rapido Trains, remember, remembrance, Scottish Region, shelfie, Southern, Southern Electrics, Southern Region, the great war, toy train, Toy trains, toytrainset, train set, trainset, Uncategorized, wagon, Western Region, world war one, world war two | 9 Comments

Wordless Wednesday Remembrance

Posted in flanders, history, life, menin gate, poem, remembrance, the great war, Uncategorized, wordless wednesday, world war one, world war two, ypres | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Age shall not weary them.

Posted in history, life, menin gate, remembrance, the great war, Uncategorized, world war one, ypres | 2 Comments

100

Today I look out into a cloudless sky, the epitome of a summers day. One Hundred years ago ‘the war to end all wars’ started, and pretty much everyone who reads this blog will have been touched by those events, … Continue reading

Posted in 1914, canon, flanders, history, life, menin gate, Photography, remembrance, the great war, Uncategorized, world war one, ypres | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment