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A page from the web site of the Historical Model Railway Society.
Sat 28 Mar 2015


Recording Britain's railways for tomorrow's generations

Are you a Modeller of Railways?

Are you interested in any aspects of Railways?

Do you work on a Preserved Railway?

The HMRS has lots for you…

Find out more here!


Join us to share your knowledge so others can learn something new, and share your problems so someone can help you.

Next Meeting

As an educational charity, our meetings are open to the public without charge.

The next one will be held on 28 March 2015 at Saltford, Bristol, and is entitled

"Modelling Wadebridge Buildings in 2mm"

For full details of this event click i symbol and link to more information

Our current programme may be seen here.

Work, Rest And Play: Exploring The Extended Railway Family

A joint National Railway Museum and Your Fair Ladies day conference is on 19 September 2015. See the flyer for details.

Andrew Nummelin, Webmaster, 9th March


Photograph Collection

A batch of over one thousand new images of items in the existing catalogue have been uploaded to the web site.

Andrew Nummelin, Webmaster, 8th March


Southern Style No. 1

if you have read the review in "Points" of the above book and are unsure how to order please download the order form from the books menu on the left hand side of this page.

Tony Straw, Sales Manager - Members, 1st March


Archives Resources

Tamara Thornhill, Corporate Archivist of Transport for London and member of A2SN, has written an article that she has kindly allowed us to include in our web site. It could be very useful to anyone working, or about to work, with archive material.

Andrew Nummelin, Webmaster, 18th February



click for details of this book


Here's our latest title, click on the image or the heading button for full details.

For information on all our titles, please see our books page.

Reading poster and link to web site section


A2SN has a conference and a workshop in 2015. Ironbridge and Reading brochures will be out very soon.

The HMRS has been involved with:

  • By Air, Sea and Land - Transport and Mobility through the Archives; Belfast; Sept. 2014
  • Industrious Fabric of Leeds; Leeds; May 2014
  • The Beating Heart of London's Business; London; Apr. 2013
  • Archives, Artefacts, Amateurs & Academics; Derby; Apr. 2012

Click the heading button for more information.