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London Area Group

London Area Group

London Area Group

http://www.hmrs.org.uk/areagroups/areagroup.php
A page from the web site of the Historical Model Railway Society.
Fri 24 Mar 2017

 

organiser: Andrew Jones

normal venue: Keen House, 4, Calshot Street, London, N1 9DA
directions

Introduction

The London Area meetings are held on the first Monday of each month at 18:30 for 19:00 at Keen House, the headquarters of the Model Railway Club. If the first Monday is a bank holiday, then it meets on the second Monday.

 

Forthcoming Events

During the winter months in the event of very severe weather, actual or forecast, a meeting may be cancelled and reinstated at a later date. Please check with the organiser before making a journey in these circumstances.

Mon 3 Apr 2017
6.30pm for 7.00 pm until 9.00-9.30pm
Brian Webb
London to Brighton 175 years of Change
Brian will tells how the London and Brighton Line has changed over the last 175 years from the days of the LBSCR to the present day of the current Southern Railway the TOC for the Brighton Line.
Tue 2 May 2017
6.30pm for 7.00 pm until 9.00-9.30pm, note this is the First Tuesday not the First Monday dto Mdy
Andrw David from Great Central Railway Society
Quintinshiil Railway Disaster 22nd May 1915
Andrew who is from the Great central Railway Society Quintinshiil Railway Disaster 22nd May 1915 and the GCRS. Carriage Trust. Please note this is the First Tuesday due to the First Monday being May day
Mon 5 Jun 2017
6.30pm for 7.00 pm until 9.00-9.30pm
John Arkell
The Permanent Way of the South Eastern & Chatham Railway
John will talk to us about The Permanent Way of the SECR.
Mon 4 Sep 2017
6.30pm for 7.00 pm until 9.00-9.30pm
Jim Connor
The Stainer Princess Royal of the LMS
To be confirmed at a later date
Mon 2 Oct 2017
6.30pm for 7.00 pm until 9.00-9.30pm
David Larkin
Some Acquired Wagons of British Railways
David will talk to us about Some Acquired Wagons of British Railways
Mon 6 Nov 2017
6.30pm for 7.00 pm until 9.00-9.30pm
John Parkin
An A-Z of Railway Nostaglia
John a former railwayman and photographer will give us a digital presentation of locations from A-Z of Railway Nostalgia
Mon 4 Dec 2017
6.30pm for 7.00 pm until 9.00-9.30pm
Members of The HMRS London Area Group
A Members Evening with Mince Pies
Members of The HMRS London Area Group will give a twenty minute talk on a topic 0f their choice.

How to get there

map around Keen HouseKeen House is 5-10 minutes walk from Kings Cross and St. Pancras main line and underground stations. The MRC's web site page "how to find us" may well be found useful. If you are using a travel planner putting in the postcode N1 9DA works well.

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