Continental Modeller

Archived since January 2011

110 issues

Continental Modeller is your passport to the best in International Railway Modelling.

Regarded as essential reading for every enthusiast who models the different railways of the world. Each month it shows you how to reproduce foreign railway scenes perfectly and is filled with regular tips & articles intended to inspire beginners and experts alike.

Filled with many exciting layouts including photographs, illustrations and plans Continental Modeller also boasts a huge range of display advertisements for those seeking to purchase further model equipment.

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CONTINENTAL MODELLER February 2020





RAILWAY OF THE MONTH

CAMBACH vor der HÖHE

As the Spur O Freunde Worms, Klaus Fischer and Sascha Fliegner got together to build a sectional layout for exhibitions depicting a branch line in Hessen.



PLAN OF THE MONTH

THE BRIDGE AT REMAGEN

Al Turner was inspired to create an accurate 1:160 scale model of the Ludendorff Bridge across the Rhine, with an impressive collection of authentic train consists.

The layout is due to be at Model Rail Scotland at the SEC Glasgow from Friday 21st to Sunday 23rd February.



SCALE DRAWINGS

BR52 KRIEGSLOK

Uwe Lacina looks briefly at the origins of the Deutsche Reichsbahn Gesellschaft BR52 2-10-0, an austerity measure for wartime mass production. With scale drawings by Benno Wiesmüller.





FEATURES



RAJAH ENGINEERING WORKS

Warren Miller created a small industry to enhance a spare corner of his HO layout by adapting an interesting kit for an old stationary steam engine.



TANK TRANSPORT

Mike Williams built an unusual vehicle in HO from a kit – a French F.C.M. Char 2C tank with rail bogies.



OBERWEIßBACHER BERGBAHN

Graham Lightfoot explores the prototype for the model which was described in our December 2019 issue – a unique funicular and electrified branch in Germany.



TALLAHATCHIE RIVER

Modelling American narrow gauge in 1:55: Giles Barnabe adopts a new scale, and a new location.



QUEENSLANDERS IN THAILAND

Wim Harthoorn shows how he scratchbuilt some stainless steel coaches exported from Queensland to Thailand in TTm (1:120 scale on 9mm gauge).



VILLE À LA CAMPAGNE

A French country town on the border with Germany: Barry Langford tells the story behind his Oe exhibition layout, set in the 1950s/1960s.





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Continental Modeller is your passport to the best in International Railway Modelling.

Regarded as essential reading for every enthusiast who models the different railways of the world. Each month it shows you how to reproduce foreign railway scenes perfectly and is filled with regular tips & articles intended to inspire beginners and experts alike.

Filled with many exciting layouts including photographs, illustrations and plans Continental Modeller also boasts a huge range of display advertisements for those seeking to purchase further model equipment.

  • First Issue: January 2011
  • Latest Issue: February 2020
  • Issue Count: 110
  • Published: Monthly