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Posted on October 2, 2012 at 11:45 AM

After a few months off we are back on the road, taking a short trip to Locomotion at Shildon. Here we will be one of 18 layouts operating inside this magnificent venue surrounded by many famous locomotives of Britains past. Layouts include:-

00 Layouts

Shildon 00 - The Shildon Model Railway Club

Castledale - Durham Modellers

Coniston - Charlie Walton

Langton - Brian Harland

Leeds Weeklyn Hill - Edward Farms

Balbirnie Paper Mill - Glenrothes MRC

Northeast Fields - Gordon Miles

Penna Lane - Shildon Model Railway Club

Norwood Yard - Shildon Model Railway Club

H0 Layouts

Haley's Crossing - The Shildon Model Railway Club

Bad Klienstadt - Vince Main


N LayoutsNettlebridge - The Shildon Model Railway Club

0 Layouts

High Grange - Durham Locomotive Preservation Group

Pick Purse Hollow - D. Jackson

Other Scales

Sparkle (1:48 on 00 track) - Raven Model Group

Ravenscar Pier - trams (1:76 on 00 track) - Gordon Bulmer

Sophie's Lego - Durham Trains of Stanley

Tomy - The Shildon Model Railway Club


John Owens

Penketh Model Railway Centre

Bishop Trains

K&M Models

Laurence Moger

Durham Trains

Diane Simpson

Hedley Hall

Trev YoungSuzie's Models

Squires Components

Martin Wood Scenics

Bob's Models

Going Loco

Smart Models

Mr. Tony Snutch

Tigertaz Models

Redbox Toys

Guest Appearances

Friends of Locomotion

Truckers (Fred and Dave)

Mike Fishwick (modelling demonstration)

Durham Locomotive Preservation Group

This event is free for all to attend so will be well worth travelling for. The personal highlight for us will be the display of the 2 Ex-Pat A4's outside - Dwight D. and Dominion of Canada. Both locos have come home for Mallard's 75th Record anniversary celebreations next year and this event will mark one of the first chances to see them back home, don't forget the A4's did come through Shildon on ECML diversions and would be seen just yards from the venue.

We hope to see some of you there.


Categories: Exhibitions

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