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Barby Model Rail (Incorporating Tony's Trains)


Studio 3, The Locks,  Hillmorton, Rugby,  Warwickshire CV21 4PP

Tel: 01788 543442
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 Credit Cards accepted Mail Order Service available
Opening Hours: TUES-SAT 10am-5pm (4pm ON SATURDAYS)
Worldwide Export: No
Model Types Stocked:

Model Railways Diecast Models


26th November 2015



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Manufacturers stocked:
Bachmann, Hornby, Peco, Oxford Rail & Diecast, Gaugemaster, Ratio, Wills, Metcalfe, Modelscene, Javis, Woodland Scenics, Heljan, Dapol
Scales & Gauges:
2mm, 4mm, 7mm,
OO, O & N

NOW OPEN 5 DAYS A WEEK! Barby Model Rail began life as a retirement business in 2003. In May 2015 it changed hands and was purchased by Tony French (Of Tony's Trains & Transport) still dealing principally with 00 gauge model railways offering sales, servicing, repairs and decoder fitting. Current projects include increasing the range of new and second hand items. Second hand items bought and sold. Website is under reconstruction. Come and pay us a visit if you're in the area.
[RateIT] Current Rating: Four & a half Stars
 Previously submitted Customer Comments

Bernard , Kilsby - 29 Oct 2016 - Five Stars
Excellent little shop, which has most items your likely to need and at really good prices. If he hasn't got it he Will get it in .

Michael , Leicester - 02 Aug 2016 - Five Stars
Tony will be more than happy to help you, a great guy and cracking prices and a great selection of stock.

Joey , Northampton - 02 Aug 2016 - Five Stars
Brilliant shop, supply everything I've needed and if they didn't have it in stock ordered it in specially for me. The shop has help also with helpful and handy tips with my modelling. Strongly recommend. Answered most questions with an reasonable answer.

Ken , Hillmorton Rugby - 31 Jan 2016 - Four & a half Stars
Great little shop very tidy. Personally operated by the owner who is very knowledgeable. If you don't know the Rugby area shop could be a little hard to find as it is alongside the canal locks and close to John the Baptist church.

Kenneth , Hinckley - 27 Nov 2015 - Five Stars
Found this great little shop after looking on the net. Has everything you need outshines many other shops.Great owner who's very helpful in all your requirements. Will be back again soon for mores items

Brent , Sheffield - 28 Oct 2015 - Five Stars
First time visiting tony in his new shop whilst visiting the area, absolutely amazed by how much he stocks and how reasonable his prices are, shame we don't have a shop as good as this in sheffield. Well worth a visit.

Dave , Kenilworth - 31 Aug 2015 - Four Stars
Visited the shop and was made most welcome by tony. Shop is clean, bright and you can see all the stock; plenty to look at. Prices are keen for both new and secondhand stock: bought some items which I had reserved earlier and I was able to see them going on a small test layout before buying. Then took a very enjoyable walk along the towpath and a cup of tea at the cafe next door. Highly recommended

Nigel , London - 22 Aug 2015 - Four & a half Stars
Called in this aftenoon and had a good chat made most welcome spent a few quid and got some bargens

Jon , Leicestershire - 09 Jul 2015 - Four Stars
A great little shop. The hospitality and service provided by tony was fantastic. Great prices too. Some of the stock is a little too high on the shelves to see properly but tony says he is working on this. Definitely recommended.

Stephen , Lutterworth Leicestershire - 20 Sep 2014 - Four & a half Stars
Barby model rail is a real find and then some! Made my first visit here after finding the shop on this website and from the moment you walk in the door you are greeted with an extremely friendly and warm welcome. John, the owner, and his able apprentice ian, are extremely knowledgeable and from my point of view, can put anything right. Between them, they have updated and serviced all my rolling stock (Some of which consisted of bits in an envelope). There is also a fantastic level of stock for such a small shop, which has encouraged a couple of recent additions :-)… which can be tested using the layout in the shop! Both john and ian have a real interest in the hobby and are more than willing to help and advise with any queries. Really can't recommend this shop or the gents enough, they are an absolute delight to deal with - Genuine old fashioned service with a smile… definitely worth the trip if you live in the area or further afield.


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