information for exhibition organisers.
'Dagnall' is a small. 8 ft. x
2 ft., hidden fiddle yard to branch line terminus layout, based on L.M.S. & early B.R practice and is the third exhibition
layout to bear this name. (Number four is currently under construction.)
The layout is operated with stock depicting the
periods 1935 -1945, 1945 -1955 & 1955 -1965 thus enabling some very interesting and unusual locos to be run including
early diesels from the 'All Green' livery with warning 'Whiskers' period.
Most of the stock is detailed proprietry items
but many kit, scratchbuilt locos and wagons are also to be seen. In particular is the scratchbuilt model
of an L.M.S. Sentinel Railcar, which is seen in service on the branch during the early 1935 - 1945 operating period.
The layout is operated to a sequence timetable with particular emphasis on prototypical
movement of stock at scale running speeds.
The Layout has also been designed for a maximum
of two operators with for ease of transportation and is easily accommodated in a hatchback type vehicle, thus keeping travelling
expenses to the absolute minimum.
'Dagnall' has been invited to attend the following
Saturday - 19th February
2011 - Milton Keynes - Model Railway Exhibition, Milton Keynes College (Bletchley Campus), Sherwood Drive, Bletchley,
Milton Keynes, MK3 6DR.
Saturday 7th May 2011 - South West Herts M.R.S. Exhibition, Queens School, Aldenham Road, Bushey, Hertfordshire, WD23 2TY
In the mean time if you would like to invite 'Dagnall' to your next exhibition
then please contact me with the relevant details.