THE UK Model Shop Directory src-failed spider
THE British Railway Modelling Directory on the Internet.

Location:

Model Railway Exhibitions Calendar:

  • Add to Calendar 2017-04-24 10:00:00 2017-04-24 17:00:00 Europe/London Northants and Rutland O Gauge Group - Coarse O Gauge 3 Rail Running Meet Mainly coarse o gauge 3-Rail but 2-Rail now possible. Fine-Scale locos capable of negotiating 50" Curves welcome. Bring your vintage or modern locos and rolling stock to run. Electric or clockwork welcome - Bring your ace, darstaed, mth or seven mill locos and rolling stock. Home made refreshments, disabled-Friendly, friendly informal group. Members of hrca, bassett-Lowke society and gauge 0 guild regularly attend our meets. Harringworth Village Hall, Gretton Road, Harringworth, Northamptonshire NN17 3AD Northants and Rutland O Gauge Group Northants & Rutland O Gauge Group
      - Coarse O Gauge 3 Rail Running Meet

  • Mon 24th April 2017

  • Harringworth Village Hall, Gretton Road, Harringworth, Northamptonshire NN17 3AD


    OPENING TIMES:  MON 4.00pm TILL 8.30pm
    ADMISSION:  Adults £3.00       
    Mainly coarse o gauge 3-Rail but 2-Rail now possible. Fine-Scale locos capable of negotiating 50" Curves welcome. Bring your vintage or modern locos and rolling stock to run. Electric or clockwork welcome - Bring your ace, darstaed, mth or seven mill locos and rolling stock. Home made refreshments, disabled-Friendly, friendly informal group. Members of hrca, bassett-Lowke society and gauge 0 guild regularly attend our meets.

    Very friendly coarse o gauge 3-Rail group, no membership needed. Bring your own locos and stock to run, vintage or modern, clockwork or electric or just come to watch and chat with fellow enthusiasts. Please bring your o gauge buildings and relevant models. Home-Made snacks, cakes, tea and coffee available. Fantastic location next to the mighty harringworth viaduct.Car parking.Bi-Monthly.Nb this is not an exhibition as such, the accent is on running. Two trade-Stands and a bring and buy table.

    An opportunity for running coarse o gauge electric and clockwork trains on loose-Lay 3-Rail track and chatting with fellow-Enthusiasts. Stop press! We can now run 2-Rail on our 50" Track. Vintage as well as modern trains can be run so hornby tinplate, leeds, bonds and even bassett-Lowke sometimes run.Revival tinplate such as ace, darstaed and seven mill also very welcome, we can also accommodate mth and atlas. Mostly models of steam trains but diesel/electric welcome too. Informal group so as long as it's o gauge and has wheels it will be welcome. Two-Rail runningpossible on 50” radius atlas track. Fourtracks planned: (1) 27" (Atlas) & 36" Radius (Merkur tinplate) and 50" Radius (Atlas) (2) 27” radius (Atlas)

    Even if you have no trains to bring, why not just come to enjoy these amazing trains running in a beautiful english village virtually underneath the eighty-Two arch, 1.2 km harringworth viaduct? A stunning location. A six-Coach o gauge train measures about ten feet in length so they are amazing to watch. Close to the beautiful rutland towns of uppingham and oakham. Our home-Made cake is legendary, also freshly-Prepared sandwiches and the usual drinks.

    Please bring any o gauge buildings, stations, signal boxes, water towers, bridges, signals & ancillaries or any other die-Cast models which you would like to show.

    Please note that this is not a model railway exhibition; the accent is on running trains so scenery etc is minimal.

    Parking for about 20 cars in the venue's own car park.
    Full disabled facilities.

    CONTACT:  Contact Exhibition Manager by mail  
    QUICKINFO:  Wheelchair Friendly
    L:2
    T:2
    Free Parking Refreshments

    List of Traders Attending :   List of Layouts Attending :
    WJ Vintage, Bruce Palmer  
     
     

    HOW TO GET THERE:
    If you are Travelling by Car :   Nearest Railway Stations :
    Check here for Parking Options.   Corby [5.45 miles]
    Oakham [8.19 miles]
    Stamford (Lincs) [9.19 miles]

Info Last Updated : 11th April 2017
Back to top of page


Please note: If you are travelling a long distance it may be worth checking ahead to confirm event dates and times. THE UK Model Shop Directory have made every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information however, no liability is accepted for any damage, costs, injury or financial loss of any kind incurred as a result of reliance on the information or opinions provided.

This page last updated on
4 April, 2017

 

Developed by Modellers • Supported by Modellers • For Modellers
Copyright © UKModelshops.co.uk 2017
All Rights Reserved
@MEMBER OF PROJECT HONEY POT
Spam Harvester Protection Network
provided by Unspam
If you want to use any of our content,
PLEASE ASK!

Terms, Conditions and
Privacy Statement
Cookie Policy: Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.