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Platform 1 picture of the week - no.3 - January 20th 2018

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Wheeldon Mill -- Pete's Wheeldon Mill

Moonan Flat -- Chris's Moonan Flat

Industry Lane -- Gary's Industry Lane

Sandford -- Ian's St Michael

St Michael -- Ian's St Michael

Victoria Road -- Paul's Victoria Road

Dargan -- Davetypes - NSW Dargan

Hemyock & Tiverton Jnc -- JimW's Edwardian Hemyock & Tiverton Junction

Deene Railway -- Campaman's 00 layout

Stanmore Hill -- Loch7009's Stanmore Hill

Devan & Summersett -- Sol's Devan & Summersett Railway

Fish Van Build -- Paul's First O gauge wagon build

Newcastle Emlyn in N gauge -- Marty's Newcastle Emlyn Layout

Wallace Creek -- class48nswfan's Wallace Creek

OO Inglenook (with more) -- Ian's Inglenook in OO

Lockoford Yard -- Pete's Lockoford Yard

Disraeli Gears -- Tony's Disraeli Gears Layout

Great Chesterford Junction -- Gormo's Great Chesterford Junction

Southern -- elimatta's Southern Layout

Weathering -- Gary's weathering tutorial

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Platform 1 Competitions
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New PostsCompetition No 9
Design a track plan for a plank
11016 Jan 2018 11:16
by Mark Newton
in Competition No 9 Go to last Post
New PostsCompetition No 8
A bridge too far
34218 Jan 2018 20:11
by Ron
in Bridging the gap Go to last Post
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1794 Dec 2017 07:47
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24424 Oct 2017 01:15
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32811 Jan 2018 20:58
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110719 Sep 2017 09:38
by Gary
in Cameo Competition requirements Go to last Post
New Posts2017 - The Great Platform1mrc give away
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714021 Aug 2017 19:20
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12727 Oct 2016 12:03
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14929 Jun 2016 12:46
by ianvolvo46
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223197 Aug 2016 14:43
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Townstreet build 2016
1171823 Jun 2017 00:40
by cmcan
in Gary's Townstreet Competition Thread Go to last Post
New PostsCompetition No 3
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31230 May 2016 10:59
by Toto
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Beginners Guide to a Layout
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51913 Aug 2017 09:28
by Ron
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New PostsHow to's
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106918 Jan 2018 13:27
by Dave Marson
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Model Railway Layouts
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by danielb
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1219116 Jan 2018 13:25
by scottystitch
in Glasgow North Track Plan Go to last Post
New PostsPlanks
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242,09016 Jan 2018 13:06
by Mark Newton
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3956 Feb 2017 11:57
by Echidna
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3320 Jan 2018 22:17
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by Steve Fay
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1921 Nov 2017 19:37
by Rob Pulham
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363027 Jan 2018 23:26
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109521 Jan 2018 11:46
by Davoetype
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1712017 Jan 2018 21:55
by Toto
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Modelling The Natural & Man Made Environment
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151433 Nov 2017 13:16
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11743 Oct 2017 09:55
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Buildings & Structures ( kits, bashing & scratch builds )
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by Toto
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112053 Sep 2017 16:53
by ianvolvo46
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193 Feb 2017 10:40
by Colin_W
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1318620 Jan 2018 10:07
by jakesdad13
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Rolling Stock
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53420 Jan 2018 23:32
by Kimbo
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by jakesdad13
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108627 Dec 2017 19:54
by Is Line Clear
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Permanent Way
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108413 Jan 2018 23:54
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44816 Jan 2018 21:43
by Is Line Clear
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44514 Aug 2017 14:40
by ed
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its a must so how do we do it
32312 Apr 2017 20:27
by Toto
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The Prototype
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7373421 Jan 2018 15:03
by Wolseley
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83226 May 2017 23:06
by Sandbar
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98123 Dec 2017 16:57
by Keith M
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2518614 Jan 2018 23:03
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Model Railway Control Systems, Computer Control & Interfaces
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314424 Nov 2017 23:29
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1922 Dec 2017 02:05
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162243 Jan 2018 13:12
by Toto
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8826 Sep 2017 07:12
by Sol
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273223 Jan 2018 19:52
by Splitpin
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New PostsComputer Automation
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6815 Jan 2018 22:12
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1726929 Oct 2017 18:46
by Toto
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New PostsNon Sound Decoders
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111141 Oct 2017 14:47
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58913 Jan 2018 10:41
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