Layouts marked ** are available for exhibitions. Please
contact the club for more details.
Terra Profugus - OO
10ft x 5ft
seen on The Great Model Railway Challenge - Series 2 Episode 1 - 2019,
this layout was constructed to the theme of Restless Earth.
challenge presented some unique and often overlooked aspects of
modelling and presented the team with a fresh perspective on what can
be achieved using simple techniques.
Constructed over 3 days of filming and was declared the winner of the heat.
The layout has not been altered in any way since filming.
Quarry - G **
12ftx 6ft (requires 14ft x 6ft operating space)
A freelance narrow gauge shunting layout with a tramway feeding both
featured industries. Stone and timber is the main traffic of this
layout. The timber mill has an operating circular saw and the stone
works has operating loaders.
Unnamed OO9 (under reconstruction)
This sleepy village is sometimes woken by the sound of
blasting from the nearby mines, the only other loud noises come from the
cattle market near the station.
A lot of the buildings are based on prototypes in Rothwell,
Northamptonshire. Indeed a number of them are recognisable, such as the
old Rothwell Fire Station.
Kelvin Grove to Thompson Street - OO **
Formerly known as Mile End
20ft x 2ft (requires 20ft x 4ft operating space)
London Underground based, this layout can be set in two time periods
covering the 80's and 2000's.
EFE stock is utilised in the 80s era and it's S stock replacements can
be seen for the 2000's. Road vehicles are changed to suit.
Recently this layout has seen a slight
revamp with one of the yard boards being developed into an extension of
This part of the layout is known as Thompson Street with the existing
scenic section being named Kelvin Grove.
Hammerford - OO **
9ft x 18in (requires 9ft x 4ft operating space)
Hammerford is a small halt on a junction. Serving two local industries,
the layout is based primarily in the late 60's to late 70's
West - OO (under construction) **
6ft x 3ft
Built primarily as an extension to Hammerford, but can operate
independently, this busy layout boasts plenty of scratch built models,
including a rendition of the Society headquarters complete with 5" gauge
O Gauge (under construction)
A quiet small town terminus. This rural location has
limited goods activity but enjoys a good amount of shunting movements.
Table - OO **
3ft x 3ft
A simple round and round layout, which was designed to show that you can
create a layout even in the smallest of areas.
Wiston Pond - OO - Kevin Emsley **
3ft x 18in (7ft x 18in including yard)
A quiet terminal station where locomotives can be refuelled, and small
goods trains service the town.
Alpmas Bahn - Z - Kevin Emsley
5ft x 2ft
German-Bavarian layout with a Christmas market
Lathaichean sa Ghrein - N - Francis Rossi
5ft x 2ft
Scottish theme solar powered layout. Designed for portability and for
audience participation. Drive it yourself.
Birch Creek - N - Francis Rossi
6ft x 3ft
American action in the smaller scale. Based on scenic elements of
Illinois and Minnesota, this small layout boasts trains can belie its
Batts Corner - OO
- Francis Rossi **
8ft x 1ft (requires 8ft x 4ft operating space)
A small layout with plenty of cameos and things to see, not just the
New Valley - OO -
Will Welby (Under
A fictional section of West Coast mainline.
A new set of sidings are being installed alongside the mainline.