Sunday, February 28, 2016

Full house

Busy times at Knell Lane, all platforms are occupied!

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Harrier progress

Project #068 is coming along well, the main painting has been done and the tape has come off. Now for the endless touching up and patching up of the paint job!

Monday, February 22, 2016


A new delivery of railway materials arrived today including a CCT Van, the layout's first item of Dapol made stock and very nice it is too. Now we have 2 vans we can have a van train! ALso arriving was a kit for a footbridge, some more people, platform seats and some fencing.

Saturday, February 13, 2016

Class 25 shunt

Another video, the Class 25 shunts the freight train into Knell Lane station. The "Rat" is a bit jerky still so needs some more running in.

Monday, February 8, 2016


Project #068, a Harrier GR1, has progressed through the building stage quickly, now the painting can begin. I'm not sure i have the right paint though, i might need to restock a few.

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Saturday, February 6, 2016

The 2016 model making season begins

Its a wet and windy Saturday so perfect time to start the 2016 model making season, and the first project will be #068 a Harrier jump jet. Of course i have built 3 buildings kits for the Knell Lane model layout already this year but have decided to not count these as model kits.

Entering the station

We've taken a few more videos, including this one of the DMU entering Knell Lane station.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Keeper's House

The latest building at Knell Lane is this little house for the Level Crossing Keeper.

Monday, February 1, 2016

Station photos

A few photos from Knell Lane showing the 4-Cep and Class 25.