Resources

Below I have listed a number of useful contacts for the suppliers mentioned in the site as well as suggestions for further research.

PLEASE NOTE: EVERY EFFORT HAS BEEN MADE TO ENSURE THE FOLLOWING DETAILS ARE CORRECT. HOWEVER, I AM NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY OF THE SUPPLIERS OR OTHER SOURCES CHANGING THEIR CONTACT DETAILS.

SUPPLIERS

3mm Scale Model Railways, 4 Greenwood Drive, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 5PJ

A1 Models, 111 Anston Avenue, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S81 7JF. Telephone 01909 473488.

Ambis Engineering, 27 Stanhope Gardens, Ilford, Essex, IG1 3LQ.

Bachmann Branchlines, Moat Way, Barwell, Leicestershire. Telephone 01455 841756

Backwoods Miniatures, 11 Netherton Southside, Netherton, Morpeth, Northumberland, NE65 7EZ. Telephone 01669 630225

Bill Bedford Models, 6 School Terrace, Pontnewynydd, Pontypool, NP4 6PZ. Telephone 01495 753931

Branchlines, PO Box 31, Exeter, EX4 6NY. Telephone 01392 437755

Brassmasters, PO Box 1137, Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands, B76 1FU

C&L Finescale, Longridge House, Cadbury Camp Lane, Clapton-in-Gordano, Bristol, BS20 7SD. Tel. 01275 852027

Colour-Rail, 5 Treacher's Close, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, HP5 2HD

Comet Models, 105 Mossfield Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham, B14 7JE. Telephone 0121 242 2233

Craftsman Models, 1B St. Johns, Warwick, CV34 4NE. Telephone 01926 402932.  Best getting these from Mainly Trains.

Dart Castings, 17 Hurst Close, Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 0BX.  Telephone 01580 892917 (Evenings and weekends only)

Dave Alexander, Alexander Models, 37 Glanton Road, North Shields, Tyne & Wear, NE29 8LJ. Telephone 0191 257 6716

DC Kits, 111 Norwood Crescent, Leeds, LS28 6NG. Telephone 0113 2563415

Eileen's Emporium, PO Box 14653, London   SE19 2ZH. Telephone 0208 771 3366

Eric G. White, Gateside Cottage, Kirkgunzeon, Dumfries, Scotland, DG2 8JX. Telephone 01387 760297

Exactoscale Ltd., 29 Couchmore Avenue, Esher, Surrey, KT10 9AS. Telephone 0208 398 5818

Fox Transfers, 138 Main Street, Markfield, Leicestershire, LE67 9UX. Telephone 01530 242801

Graham's Toymaster, Lyster House, Portlaoise, Co. Laois, Éire. Telephone +353 (0) 57 8621081

Alan Gibson (Workshop), The Bungalow, Church Road, Lingwood, Norwich, Norfolk, NR13 4TR. Telephone 01603 715862

Howes Models Ltd., 12 Banbury Road, Kidlington, Oxfordshire, OX5 2BT. Telephone 01865 848000

Kean Maygib, Wendover Road, Rackheath Industrial Estate, Norwich, NR13 6LH. Telephone 01603 720792

Mabex Products, PO Box 52, Tunbridge Wells, TN4 9ZS

Mainly Trains, Unit 1C, South Road Workshops, South Road, Watchet, West Somerset, TA23 OHF. Telephone 01984 634543

Mark's Models, 14 Hawkins Street, Dublin 2, Éire. Telephone  +353 (0) 1 6715809

Masokits, 27 Crotch Crescent, New Marston, Oxford, OX3 OJL

MJT, Dart Castings, 17 Hurst Close, Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 0BX.  Telephone 01580 892917 (Evenings and weekends only)

Model Irish Railways, 12 Lynedale Grange, Portadown, Co. Armagh, Northern Ireland, BT63 5XB

The Model Shop, 190-194 Station Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 2RH. Telephone 0181 863 9788

Monty's Models, Dart Castings, 17 Hurst Close, Staplehurst, Tonbridge, Kent, TN12 0BX.  Telephone 01580 892917 (Evenings and weekends only)

MTK (Modern Traction Kits). These are no longer available. Taken over by NNK.

Murphy's Models, 2-4 Wexford Street, Dublin, Éire. murphymodels@eircom.net

No Nonsense Kits, PO Box 1009, Cardiff, CF3 7YB. Telephone 02920 317212

Parkside Dundas, Millie Street, Kircaldy, Fife, Scotland, KY1 2NL. Telephone 01592 640896

Precision Paints, P.O. Box 359, Cheltenham, Gloucs. GL52 3YN. Telephone 01242 575326

Pocket Money Kits, 33 Grampian Road, Penfields, Stourbridge, DY8 4UE. Telephone 01384 371418

Q Kits, 43, ST. Mary's Avenue, Hemingbrough, Selby, YO8 6YZ. Telephone 01757 630647

Southern Pride Models, PO Box 37, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 6DS

Studio Scale Models, Radharc na hInse, Ballybeg, Ennis, Co. Clare, Ireland

Jeremy Suter, Garden Cottage, Toft Road, Knutsford, Cheshire, WA16 9ED

Tenshodo Motor Bogies, see Branchlines

Ultrascale Products, The Wynd East, Letchworth, Hertfordshire, SG6 3EL. Telephone 01462 685327

Victors, Shop now closed. Telephone 0171 278 1019

Worsley Works, 19 Douglas Road, Worsley, M28 2SR

 

OTHER SOURCES OF INFORMATION

Historical Model Railway Society

Irish Railwayana

Ken Lennan

Philip Knife's Railway Pages

Public Records Office archives at Kew

Ulster Model Railway Club