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All Cars Stop Here - OO scale Hong Kong influenced micro-layout. has now grown up enough to cease to be a workbench item as it is now beginning to look like a tram layout! 

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Works Car 400 sitting by the incomplete yet operational emergency crossover.
Hobby Scenes road cones protect the work site and Caboose Industries 208S Switch Throws provide point operation (I used to model HO American).

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Bachman HKT Car 56 and Corgi Citybus Volvo Olympian at the west end of the micro.

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All Cars Stop Here - 05/08/18.

 

 

 

 

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New set of photos taken 19/08:

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All Cars Stop Here - All Three Feet of it!

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Bachmann HKT 45 in the earlier JCDecaux advertising wrap.

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Bachmann HKT 56 in Hong Kong Tramways centennial wrap on the emergency crossover.

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Bachmann HKT 106 in the current JCDecaux advertising wrap about to reverse over the emergency crossover.

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My own conversion of HKT Works Car 400 negotiating the emergency crossover.

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Corgi Citybus Volvo Olympian in the bus bay.

Just to add streetlamps, around 100 figures, and Chinese banners, but they can wait until my return from Hong Kong in January.

Enjoy!!!

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'All Cars Stop Here' made its first public viewing at my local Tramway & Light Railway Society Group meeting at Ipswich Transport Museum along with Peter Boyt's 'Crickey - It's a shed (He forgot the shed!) and Phil Carver' magnetically connected N scale trolleybuses and trams. The real star of the day was the latest restoration of the museum's Cambridge Horse Tram 7.

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All Cars Stop Here  所有的车都停在这里Hong Kong themed microlayout.

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Illuminated Faller Carousel on Peter Boyt's 'Crickey it's a shed'

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Phil Carver's magnetically connected N scale trolleybuses and trams.

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Cambridge Horse Tram 7 with its first upper deck seat in place - this tram last ran in 1914.

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All Cars Stop Here - OO scale Hong Kong themed microlayout nearing completion.Recently hoovered the rail gaps in the paved areas (Auhagen track inserts are a bit tight) followed by some more playing trams - photos are of HK Works Car 400, HKT 45 , 56, and 106 in action and Track Contractor figures added.

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Works Car 400 stabled on the newly-commissioned crossover.

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HKT Car 56 passing 400 on the crossover.

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HKT 45 at the westbound tram stop.

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HKT 106 just entering the layout on the eastbound track.

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Citybus Volvo Olympian 521 (HA 9804) in the bus bay adjacent to the westbound tram stop.

 

Now almost ready for its first exhibition!!

 

 

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All Cars Stop Here 所有的汽车停在这里
4mm scale OO Hong Kong Tramways influenced microlayout

I was in Hong Kong on 11th January as part of my Shanghai - Singapore cruise and had an amazing time riding the 4-wheel double-deck trams.

Been back home for a week and now adding finishing touches to this layout with an end-scene of the Y junction at Sheung Wan.

Attached photos of actual HK trams and my layout are captioned.

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Hong Kong Trams 34 & 72 at Western Market, both cars are about to diverge - 34 will head east to Shau Kei Wan and 72 will head west to Kennedy Town. 

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Tram 121 passing McDonalds in Des Voeux Road Central.

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Tram 136 in the really up-market end of town passing the redundant track at Pedder Street.

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All Cars Stop Here 所有的汽车停在这里

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Bachmann HK Car 45 and my Works Car 400 conversion on All Cars Stop Here with the Sheun Wan endscene.

 

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Westbound Tram Shelter with Sheun Wan Junction endscene beyond.

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