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A view from the line #17 the wild flora or green fingered modelling

Posted by Graham_Muz , 26 August 2016 - * * * * * · 376 views
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This post is an attempt to describe how I undertook some of the flora on Fisherton Sarum, although perhaps the photographs speak more than the actual words. Specific flora, especially when flowering, of course will vary depending on the time of year and as with many layouts I have set Fisherton Sarum somewhere between the spring and the end of summer so i...


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And the winner of the Hornby N15 is… and also Fisherton Sarum at the Barnstaple show

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 03 August 2016 - - - - - - · 724 views
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Firstly I would like to thank all the readers of my little corner of the blogosphere whom took the time to enter my little competition to win a brand new Hornby R2620 Urie N15 King Arthur Class number 746 ‘ Pendragon’ in Bulleid post war malachite green livery. The competition set in my post here in conjunction with Fisherton Sarum’s appearance at the Ba...


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Go west young man, Fisherton Sarum at Barnstaple Exhibiton 30/07 and win a Hornby N15 ‘Pendragon’

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 08 July 2016 - - - - - - · 884 views
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With a nod to a lyric from the Genesis track ‘Deep in the Motherlode’ from their ‘Then there were three’ album (did I not mention before I am a bit of a Genesis geek) Fisherton Sarum is celebrating its 10th birthday (its first exhibition was in back in 2006) by heading West on Saturday 30th July to be at the Barnstaple Model Railway Club exhibition. ...


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A view from the line #16 The turners role and facilities

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 12 May 2016 - * * * * - · 433 views
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As with many sheds the turntable was a vital part of the set up, engines would usually come on shed be turned, coaled and watered before moving to their allocated shed road prior to their next duty. Depending on the size of shed sometimes physically operating the turntable would have been the responsibility of the loco crew, or as in the case of Salisbury...


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From the Archive #3 Making an exhibition of myself or Fisherton Sarum’s first outing, 10 years on…

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 18 March 2016 - - - - - - · 629 views
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November this year sees the 10th anniversary since the first exhibition outing for Fisherton Sarum.
Wycrail 2006 , the annual exhibition of the High Wycombe and District Model Railway Society
, was the first public appearance, and was the first time the layout was actually fully operated. I was however able to set the layout up for the very first ti...


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A Fisherton Sarum exhibition retrospective

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 14 October 2015 - - - - - - · 347 views
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I have now just about recovered from three enjoyable consecutive weekends exhibiting
Fisherton Sarum twice and, in between, assisting fellow High Wycombe and District MRS
member Alan Paley with is exquisite pre-grouping Loughborough Road layout.

The first show was the excellent Worthing MRC exhibition which by all accounts was a great success...


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Fisherton Sarum at the Great Electric Train Show this weekend 10/11th October

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 08 October 2015 - - - - - - · 305 views
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This coming weekend, 10th / 11th October 2015, Fisherton Sarum will be at theGreat Electric Train Show organised by the Hornby Magazine at the Heritage Motor Centre, Gaydon
Fisherton Sarum’s last outing at the excellent Worthing MRC annual exhibition two weeks ago proved that the relocation of the main control panel from the rear of the layout to th...


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Talking Stock #34 ex LSWR Ironclad coaches and a tribute to Gordon Weddell

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 23 September 2015 - - - - - - · 280 views
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This Talking Stock #34 post about ex LSWR Ironclad coaches is published by way of a tribute to Gordon Weddell whom sadly passed away just over a two weeks ago and whose funeral takes place today.
Gordon was the authority on London and South Western Railway (LSWR) coaches and other rolling stock. He published a number of volumes of reference books on...


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Fisherton Sarum on the road, a bit like buses

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 20 September 2015 - - - - - - · 190 views
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It has been a while since Fisherton Sarum last made an appearance at an exhibition, back in March at the London Festival of Railway Modelling in fact. With the Summer (if it can be called a summer this year) now over the exhibition circuit is back in full swing and sees Fisherton Sarum at two shows in three weeks. It also sees the first time that we will...


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Workbench Witterings #3 – maintenance and running repairs

Posted by Graham_Muz , in Fisherton Sarum 11 September 2015 - - - - - - · 210 views
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There are many reasons why I choose to take Fisherton Sarum on the road a few times a year this include: the enjoyment of exhibiting something I have built, having fun operating the layout with my family and friends and to meet a wide range of fellow modellers; many of whom have a common interest in all things Southern, and it is great that they take the...






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