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Model Train Layout with Gloomy Scenery

This model train layout is distinctive for its gloomy scenery. Adding to that are the imposing red-brick buildings as well as the background which features grey skies. The bridges and other structures also show signs of weathering. Trees of various shades of green give balance to the muted colors of the entire model railroad layout.  …

Muddleton Village Detailed Model Train Layout

This detailed model train layout depicts a day in the life of Muddleton Village’s citizens. We see the train tracks running around the city, giving us a glimpse of its beautiful scenery. There is a lake, a campsite, a row of stores, and more.  To add to the scenery, there are also hills and trees, …

HO Scale Town Theme Model Train Layout

This HO scale model train layout of a regular home town. The initial views of the layout start off with a tunnel and a nice house building right before the entrance.  This spectacular large HO scale layout contains background scenery, detailed views of the town with model figurines and several views of the hills and …

Step-by-Step Model Railroad Construction

Watch how a model railroad gets constructed step-by-step up to the completed layout. It starts with a bare bones track plan and each photo takes you through every development phase including benchwork, scenery, tracks, structures and lighting. The best photo in my opinion is the benchwork that contains only the track laid out and the …

Baobab Junction Model Train Layout

Here’s a model railroad that creatively saves space by using an old caravan as the solution. It fits a bench plus the sizing dimensions are 14 feet long and 6 feet across. It also contains a workbench and cupboard space to store locomotives and tools. It is a model train layout theme is of Baobab …

Saving Space with a Compact Model Train Layout

This model railroad features a layout that saves space in the room. You’ll find that it includes an entire town, and it makes use of every inch of the table’s surface. It is filled with houses, roads, and tunnels. Spaces are also filled out with bright green grass. The tracks circle around the town and …

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