The upside is obviously the prospect of a 7 1/4" gauge line at long last.
The downside is the short-term lack of space until I get a workshop built, and that means a hard decision had to be made.
Apa is no more
Typically it was only after consigning it to the bin that I realised the last train photo was taken with the Sentinel's body sat skewiff.
I did strip the layout of all the reusable things I could beforehand, although I'm not confident they will survive the move and an extended time in storage.
It had served the purpose for which it was built, and I'm looking forward to the next iteration