Category: Layout Design

Model railway layout design

Modelling Scotland’s Railways – Ian Futers

Modelling Scotland's Railways by Ian Futers

In Modelling Scotland’s Railways, Ian Futers has provided an excellent guide to recreating the railways of Scotland in miniature. I’ve admired Ian’s modelling for many years ever since seeing his 4mm ex North British layouts at the annual Newcastle MRS…

Scottish Layout Projects – Ian Futers

Scottish Layout Projects by Ian Futers

Scottish Layout Projects more plans, ideas and inspiration from Ian Futers. Ian provides another good selection of modelling projects, covering locations from all over Scotland and into the English borders. The book is split into two parts, the first titled…

Railway Modelling The Realistic Way – Iain Rice

Railway Modelling The Realistic Way - Iain Rice

“Railway Modelling The Realistic Way” by Iain Rice is the best all round railway modelling book published for many years.  It is a beautifully illustrated, 352-page, ‘reader friendly’ guide to the complexities, sophistication, and excitement of every aspect of railway…

Track Layouts – Anthony New

Track Layouts - Anthony New

Track Layouts from Anthony New is aimed at the builder of larger layouts. Its also a great read for fans of the ex GWR as around 60% of the book is devoted to layout designs based around GWR prototypes. As…