Allerby - recreating the 1980s in 'O' gauge

The latest exhibition layout from STEVE THOMPSON and family models a freight scene in ‘O’ gauge, demonstrating the tremendous presence this scale offers - and you can see it at Model World LIVE on April 27/28 2024. Watch the trailer video below and sign up of sign in to see the full video and feature below. Photography, Jonathan Newton.

ALLERBY IS a hamlet in the civil parish of Oughterside and Allerby, Cumbria, England. It is located 25 miles south west of Carlisle and it has no railway. The layout is completely fictitious and bears the name because that’s where the pin landed when I stuck it into the map.

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