Planning Collingwood Part 4 – Signalling Scheme Plan

Now is the bit I find most exciting, the Signalling Design. Now that I have a track plan is fixed in terms of number tracks, turnouts etc. (for model signalling, it isn't critical whether the track plan changes in dimensions slightly), I can think about the signalling, luckily I can use Fareham's Signalling Plan to … Continue reading Planning Collingwood Part 4 – Signalling Scheme Plan

Planning Collingwood Part 3 – The Initial Design

Having finished all the exhibitions for Norwood Road for the year, I can sit down and plan the next layout. The first thing to do is come up with a name, I know that companies like to use special code names for new projects (Star Wars Episode IX was code-named 'Space Bear'), but I will … Continue reading Planning Collingwood Part 3 – The Initial Design