Modelling The Southern Region: 1948 To The Present

September 12, 2017|
Modelling The Southern Region: 1948 To The Present by Chris Ford
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Comprehensive in its coverage, Modelling the Southern Region - 1948 to the Present presents an historical overview of the post-war Southern Region of British Railways before guiding the reader through a series of detailed modelling projects, illustrating all of the techniques and equipment required, from building freight, locomotives and architecture, to modernization, electrification and the third rail.  These projects make use of the best available commercial model-making products and provide an introduction to scratch-building your own lineside items.  Each project is supported by a short historical background section and suggestions as to how each project could be further developed.
Chris Ford has been a modeller since childhood starting with simple plastic and balsa wood kits. By his teens he had become almost exclusively interested in railway modelling and by adulthood he had developed a particular interest in more ''quirky'' railway prototypes, especially the narrow gauge lines. Chris has built many model railw...
Title:Modelling The Southern Region: 1948 To The PresentFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:176 pages, 9.62 X 7.5 X 0.38 inShipping dimensions:176 pages, 9.62 X 7.5 X 0.38 inPublished:September 12, 2017Publisher:The Crowood Press UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1785003003

ISBN - 13:9781785003004

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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