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Lord & Butler Model Railways


The Old Warehouse, the Pumping Station,  Penarth Road, Cardiff,  Cardiff CF11 8TT

 02920 667225
eCommerce Website Contact Retailer by mail

Credit Cards accepted Electronic Payments accepted e.g. PayPal Mail Order Service available
Opening Hours: MON to SAT 10am-4.30
Worldwide Export: Yes
Model Types Stocked:


23rd September 2020


Stockists of:

- British Outline - North American Outline - European/Continental Outline -
Manufacturers stocked:
Bachmann, Hornby, Peco, Kato, Gaugemaster, Heljan, Farish, Dapol, Wills, Ratio, Woodland Scenics
Scales & Gauges:
1mm, 2mm, 4mm, 7mm, 10mm & larger
Z, N, OO, HO, OO9, O, 1, G
Other Model Railway Products Stocked:
Rolling Stock Kits, Track, Trackside Accessories, Scratchbuilding Materials, Secondhand Items
Other Modelling Products Stocked:
Books & DVDs, Paints & Glues, Plastic & Card kits, Scenic Materials, Scratchbuilding Materials, Tools
Services Available:
- Modelling Advice - Service & Repairs - DCC Decoder Fitting - Limited Edition Models -

Established in 2000 we are a major stockist of all main brands and many smaller suppliers in all scales. In 2014 we opened our new 2000 square foot model railway showroom. Here you will find the largest display of model railways in Wales. This includes a wide selection of secondhand models which we buy and sell and custom weathered stock off the shelf or to commission. Our in house weathering service 'Dirty Boy!' Has customers across the UK and beyond. Free parking and cafe, open 7 days a week.
[RateIT] [Write a Review] Current Rating: Four & a half Stars
 Previously submitted Customer Comments

Raymond , Dordrecht,the Netherlands - 04 Aug 2018 - Four & a half Stars
This is a well asorted modelshop a lot of second hand/and new in all scales.The owner was helpfull and friendly,Well worth a visit when your in cardiff

Philip , Tartecourt, France - 25 Feb 2018 - Four & a half Stars
L&B are very willing to send items abroad which in my experience have arrived within 3 or 4 days of the order being placed - well done! I have been personally to the shop, which is very well stocked. Mr Lord and Mr Butler are very helpful and knowledgeable and they will run a loco prior to sale to ensure all is in working order. The 'Dirty Boy' weathering is very impressive too.

Chris , Llanharry - 29 Jul 2017 - Four & a half Stars
excellant range of models and all the rest you need from trees to to building kits etc.take your loco for either sound fitting or the dirty boy weathering service


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