Santa Fe to San Diego Old Town.

It was a blooming hot sunny day in San Diego (well it most always is) and we (family) decided that we'd try to get go on the train in the USA. Armed with our 'BR Green Ticket', I approached the ticket office at Santa Fe Depot. The ticket hall is very cavernous and ostentatious with … Continue reading Santa Fe to San Diego Old Town.


Reinstating Disused Lines

Reading through the Railfuture website there seems to be a lot of interest in the creating new stations like Barking Riverside which will serve a new and upcoming area of the London Suburbs that is having a large housing development built. There are also some campaigns for the reinstatement of disused lines. Two that had … Continue reading Reinstating Disused Lines

Time Travel: An Old Book

Many moons ago I was given a book by an aged Aunt, it was titled 'Something To Do'. In it had lots of ideas. The pink cover put me off because it was a girls colour but when Mum flicked through it and found how to make a hill for you model railway. Many years … Continue reading Time Travel: An Old Book