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  1. Tim Light replied to the thread Preservation or Pastiche.

    At my school we had a model railway. We cut notches every few inches in the Peco Streamline track and glued plastic fishplates to make them look and sound like rail joints. Now THAT'S pastiche.

    Jul 23, 2017 at 11:15 PM
  2. Tim Light replied to the thread Preservation or Pastiche.

    A definition of pastiche: An artistic work in a style that imitates that of another work, artist, or period. All (or most) preserved railways attempt to recreate a style of travelling of a previous age. In this sense, they are pastiche....

    Jul 23, 2017 at 3:36 PM
  3. Tim Light replied to the thread Preservation or Pastiche.

    The KWVR has some original urinals that are definitely not Pastiche.

    Jul 23, 2017 at 3:22 PM
  4. Tim Light replied to the thread Preservation or Pastiche.

    Not sure what you mean by Pastiche, Dave. Imitation of a classic style? Perhaps the painting of a Mark One in Pullman livery, with the interior refitted with a bar, is a form of Pastiche. Whereas the creation of a true replica (e.g. the...

    Jul 23, 2017 at 11:46 AM
  5. Tim Light attached a file to the thread Industrial locomotives at Ironbridge.

    Just got back from a very enjoyable visit to the Ironbridge museums. Here are a few photos: [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  6. Tim Light liked Railboy's post in the thread Wensleydale Railway - Northallerton West.

    Leyburn station is about to become an exciting place http://www.richmondshiretoday.co.uk/work-underway-100000-improvements-leyburn-station/

    Jul 21, 2017 at 6:44 PM