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Layout - Hinton Parva - HW&DMRS


Hinton Parva on show at REC exhibition in Woking this weekend.

Posted by Graham_Muz , 05 September 2011 - - - - - - · 538 views

Hinton Parva is one of the layouts of the High Wycombe and District Model Railway Society, I shall be exhibiting with this layout and the rest of the team from the Society at the Railway Enthusiasts Club exhibition this weekend (10/11th September) at Woking.


Last Practice Before Watford

Posted by GWMark , 11 February 2010 - - - - - - · 207 views
Watford Finescale
Well, last night we had our last practice session for the operators before packing the layout up to take to the Watford Finescale exhibition on the weekend of the 20th of February. It gave us an opportunity to not just brush up the skills of the new and existing operators, but also to test all those maintenance issues we have attempt to resolve since our...


Hinton Parva - Wigan preparations underway

Posted by GWMark , 23 November 2009 - - - - - - · 168 views

Now that Wycrail is over it is time to put right all those things we found to be a problem before the next outing to Wigan in just over two weeks time. We now have two more Wednesday evenings to do the testing and any fixes we need before it gets taken down again. We have already fixed a couple of wiring faults and I am now working on building some new...


Hinton Parva - Preparation for Wycrail

Posted by Graham_Muz , 02 November 2009 - - - - - - · 216 views

This weekend sees the High Wycombe and District Model Railway Societies annual Wycrail exhibition Hinton Parva will be the Societies layout at the show this year (having 9 layouts they are only exhibited at our show in rotation) This Wednesday will see the dismantling of the layout at the clubrooms...


Hinton Parva - Post Farnham

Posted by Graham_Muz , 13 October 2009 - - - - - - · 208 views

Hinton Parva made an appearance at the Farnham and District MRS show last weekend with the new lighting rig making its debut.

A few teething issues mainly with the operators on Saturday morning were soon overcome and on the whole the weekend went well. We do...


Upcoming exploits

Posted by Graham_Muz , 30 September 2009 - - - - - - · 166 views

Well the last practice run was held this evening before the layout gets dismantled next week in readiness for its appearance at the Fareham MRS exhibition in Aldershot on the 10/11th October.
It then has to be re-erected at our clubroom for the High Wycombe and District MRS open day on the 24th October before...


A brief introduction

Posted by Graham_Muz , 30 September 2009 - - - - - - · 159 views
Hinton Parva and 2 more...
Hinton Parva is the High Wycombe and District Model Railway Society's British 00 gauge layout.

The layout is large ??“ 32ft x 12ft, and maximum use is made of this size to provide a running spectacle for the viewers. The complete sequence takes some 50 minutes and involves about 90 mainline movements ??“...

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