In­glenook 5: In­ter­modal de­pot

Model Rail (UK) - - Masterplan: Inspiratio­nal Layout Ideas -

This min­i­mum-space, up­graded old rail­way yard pro­vides a won­der­ful op­por­tu­nity to con­trast an at­mo­spheric pe­riod scene with mod­ern stock. It’s in­spired by the work of Iain Rice and en­com­passes the last sec­tion of a line, be­tween the over­bridge and ware­houses. While in re­al­ity we’re only go­ing to see the first cou­ple of wag­ons of any train, we can imag­ine it to be much longer.

An ideal short in­ter­modal work­ing, pho­tographed at Derby on Septem­ber 25 2011. The train com­prised two FTA con­tainer flats, with a pair of VGA vans on each end - a feath­er­weight load for 66004. I’ve seen shorter trains than this, even down to one or...

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