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A 7mm GWR terminus somewhere in the Thames valley

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A short story and some signals...

In our back garden when I was a boy, we had an old signal box. I don't know where it came from - we certainly didn't have a (full size) railway to go with it.  My grandfather (always known as GP) lived in the cottage next door and used the signal box as a workshop; I spent a good deal of time there, avoiding homework and learning how to make stuff.  On my workbench is a steel try square which is in daily use just as it has been for some four generations:  it was in the signal box when I was a bo


kitpw in Swan Hill

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