Warley Model Railway Exhibition

I didn’t get any modelling done this weekend but did spend the whole weekend on the NMRA stand at Warley, the largest show in the UK.

This is the NMRA stand:

NMRA Stand

This was my favourite layout, BA Bodil. It is so imaginative and has set by thoughts whirring:

BA Bodil

It was soooo easy to take down. It is sat on a table, the legs fold up and the wheels are already there. Easy:

BA Bodil packing up

The Corris railway was modelled twice. It was interesting to see the same village modelled twice with two different view points:

Corris OO9

Corris O Scale

There were a few interesting overseas layouts including this one set in Java 1946:

Java 1946

This is a New York harbour scene:

Fulton Terminal

This was a very popular layout – 5 deep with people most of the show – the Gresley Beat:

The Gresley Beat

This is Chris Gilbert’s layout – North Haston – and the cement truck is 3D printed.

3D cement

There were some full size locos with this one from Corris:

Corris no. 7

With a coach – the guy was lining it all weekend and did an excellent job:

Corris coach

This is a War Department critter:

War Dept