OO gauge   4mm   1/76

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Customised Faded Wall Advertisements

“Ghost Signs” are the fading remains of hand-painted signs / adverts painted directly onto a wall. These were very common in urban environments and could often be viewed from railways. Some can still be seen today – just look carefully the next time you are in a town or city.


We have produced ghost signs for over ten years as part of our range and have been often asked if we can offer them as customised items. So, we have put together a collection of packs that you can have produced with choice of names and in some cases other details.

Printed on quality paper, each pack has three or four signs in various stages of fading / decay. These are primarily designed to be used with card kits such as those in the Metcalfe and Superquick ranges. However, with care they can also be used on models made of other materials such as those produced in resin by Hornby and Bachmann.


Easy to use. Just cut out the sign, colour the cut edge and apply to the chosen location with adhesive after matching up the brick courses.

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When adding to the cart you will be prompted for the name that you require and other details if appropriate. These are usually produced and despatched within a couple of days from ordering.

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Approximate sizes of signs:  Four signs in pack - 42 X 38mm   Three signs in pack - 52 X 37mm

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Match Manufacturer

Ghst Match4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Chemist Shop

Ghst Chem4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Bicycle Manufacturer

Ghst Bike4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Local Newspaper

Ghst NewP4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Sauce Manufacturer

Ghst SAUCE4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Local Co-operative Society

Ghst Bike4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Builders Merchant

Ghst Build4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Tea Manufacturer

Ghst TEA4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Tailors / Haberdashery

Ghst Tail4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Beverage Manufacturer

Ghst Bev4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Grocery & Provisions Shop

Ghst Groc4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Butchers Shop

Ghst Butch4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Local Garage

Ghst Gar4   £4.50   A6 Pack

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Soap Manufacturer

Ghst SOAP4   £4.50   A6 Pack

If you are interested in having bespoke ghost signs produced then please contact us.

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Sankey Scenics

Model Railway Signs

email: sankeyscenics@live.co.uk

07565 892209

Please note that whilst we can give advice over the phone, we are unable to process payments by this method

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