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3,859. It could well be that what we are looking at are films of realistic models. We have no means of knowing if they were actually taken on the lunar surface or whether what we are watching is part of the simulation exercise and the training exercise. (Moon Landing Conspiracy & Model) Marcus Allen
3,861. It was filmed in a TV studio. There’s absolutely no doubts whatsoever about that. And the way that this film was created was by the use of models. (Moon Landing Conspiracy & Model) Marcus Allen
47,805. I’m proud to be a railway modeller. It means more to me to be on the cover of Model Railroader than to be on the cover of a music magazine. (Railways & Models) Rod Stewart
81,219. A scaled-down model of St Peter’s Basilica was constructed in Rome from 10,000,000 used aluminium cans. (Model & Vatican) Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! 2006
81,220. For more than a century some of us have been captivated by the miniature world of the model railway. (Model & Railway) Timeshift: The Joy of (Train) Sets, BBC 2013
81,221. The British love of model railways is etched into our historical obsession with the real thing. (Model & Railway) ibid.
81,222. Bassett-Lowke introduced them to the new model world. (Model & Railway) ibid.
81,223. The distinction between toy and model was an important one to Bassett-Lowke’s clients. (Model & Railway) ibid.
81,224. Frank Hornby – a compulsive inventor in 1901 Hornby had created a design that would change the toy industry for ever – called Meccano it made him very rich. (Model & Railway) ibid.
81,225. Hornby’s new trains were a far cry from Bassett-Lowke’s detailed models. (Model & Railway) ibid.
81,226. In the 1950s one company – Tri-ang Robex - aimed their trains at working-class wallets. (Model & Railway) ibid.
81,227. Bound up with the urge to recover something lost. (Model & Railway) ibid.
81,228. Model railways became the preserve of adults. (Model & Railway) ibid.
108,175. Models of Flying Scotsman help spread its reputation across the country. Toy manufacturers like Hornby and Bassett Lowke quickly found the Flying Scotsman became its most popular product. (Train & Model) The Flying Scotsman: A Rail Romance, BBC 2017