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by teedoubleudee
Fri Dec 03, 2021 10:11 am
Forum: Hornby
Topic: Hornby: A model world TV series
Replies: 38
Views: 897

Re: Hornby: A model world TV series

............................................. We gladly handed them over and it was good to know they went to a good home ................................. This reminded me that my "air force" (about 20 a/c) was removed from my bedroom ceiling, sometime during my later teen years and I gave them to...
by teedoubleudee
Tue Nov 30, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Hornby
Topic: Hornby: A model world TV series
Replies: 38
Views: 897

Re: Hornby: A model world TV series

An amazing looking aircraft the Vampire. R- My first contact with an operational RAF jet was at ATC summer camp at RAF Bassingbourne, Cambs (now an army barracks). 1958 and I'm 14 years old helping refuel one of these! It was probably around this time I decided that I was going to "join up" which I...
by teedoubleudee
Tue Nov 30, 2021 12:09 pm
Forum: Hornby
Topic: Hornby: A model world TV series
Replies: 38
Views: 897

Re: Hornby: A model world TV series

I have enjoyed all of the them so far. Amaising to see all the developement that goes into a simple plastic kit. And the time it takes. I understand now why they cost so much. They were 2 shillings (10p) when I first started making them. Came in a plastic bag with a stapled cardboard top. Prices st...
by teedoubleudee
Sun Nov 28, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: HO & International
Topic: The Chow Will Go Through
Replies: 2
Views: 55

Re: The Chow Will Go Through

Great Johhny Cash track
by teedoubleudee
Tue Nov 16, 2021 8:58 am
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: Hi from Norfolk
Replies: 4
Views: 109

Re: Hi from Norfolk

Hi and welcome 42 to our forum from another Norfolk modeller.
by teedoubleudee
Mon Nov 15, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: Hornby
Topic: Club discount
Replies: 12
Views: 1923

Re: Club discount

Quite right Roger. The cost of travelling to Margate for most of us would soon outweigh any potential savings.
by teedoubleudee
Sat Nov 13, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: The Welcome Forum
Topic: New man
Replies: 6
Views: 202

Re: New man

Hi Nowhere Man and welcome to our forum.
by teedoubleudee
Fri Nov 12, 2021 8:58 am
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: I found a place...................
Replies: 4
Views: 210

Re: I found a place...................

dtb wrote: Thu Nov 11, 2021 11:34 pmwhat a great pic
I thought so too. So much lineside detail for modellers to use on their layouts.
by teedoubleudee
Thu Nov 11, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: The Real Thing
Topic: I found a place...................
Replies: 4
Views: 210

I found a place...................

...............to put a spare OO bicycle on my layout.

Borrowed from the facebook page for Britain's Railways Remembered (A great source for prototypical images). Photo credit: Dr. Ian C Allen.


Image
by teedoubleudee
Sun Oct 31, 2021 9:39 pm
Forum: O, G & other large scales
Topic: My new layout
Replies: 201
Views: 61636

Re: My new layout

Looking good Brian