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

 

This page gives a summary in date order of events of interest to the historical modeller: naturally our own Area Group meetings are included.

Click on the i for information sign for more detailed information about an event. HMRS stand present signifies the presence of an HMRS stand. HMRS members models present signifies the presence of models made by HMRS members.

Are you included?

If the exhibitions, meetings or other events of your (model) railway club or society are open to interested visitors, but are not included here please send us details so we may make this page as comprehensive as possible.

Disclaimer

The listing here is given in good faith, but the HMRS cannot be held responsible for any errors or inaccuracies in information arising from outside the Society.

During the winter months in the event of very severe weather, actual or forecast, an event may be cancelled or postponed. Please check with the organiser before making a journey in these circumstances.

March 2017

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Sat 25
Saltford, Bristol
Maurice Deane Remembered
HMRS Bristol Area Group
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Wed 29
Bletchley
The transition period of steam to diesel in Devon - a photographic record
HMRS Bletchley Area Group
link for more information
Fri 31
Great Baddow, Chelmsford
The Growth of Railways in Kent.
HMRS Essex Area Group
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April 2017

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Mon 3
London
London to Brighton 175 years of Change
HMRS London Area Group
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Sat 8
Cardiff
A Brief History Of The Rhymney Railway Wagon
Welsh Railways Research Circle
wheelchair facilities availablelink for more information
Thu 13
Brighton
Making wagon variety from kits and RTR
HMRS Sussex Area Group
link for more information
Fri 21 - Sat 22
Cromford
Interpretations of the Past
Archives And Study Network
link for more information
Fri 21
Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Ken Nunn and the LTSR.
HMRS Essex Area Group
link for more information
Sat 22
Saltford, Bristol
An Afternoon
HMRS Bristol Area Group
link for more information
Sat 22 - Sun 23
Ewell
The Epsom Show 2017
Epsom & Ewell Model Railway Club
HMRS members models presentwheelchair facilities availablelink for more information
Wed 26
Bletchley
The Art and Science of Train Planning
HMRS Bletchley Area Group
link for more information

May 2017

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Tue 2
London
Quintinshiil Railway Disaster 22nd May 1915
HMRS London Area Group
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Thu 11
Brighton
Modelling an East Anglian town
HMRS Sussex Area Group
link for more information
Sat 20
Wakes Colne
Visit to the East Anglian Railway Museum
HMRS Essex Area Group
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Sat 20
location to be confirmed
annual visit
HMRS Bristol Area Group
link for more information
Sat 20
Butterley
HMRS AGM (for members only)
Historical Model Railway Society
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Wed 31
Wolverton
A guided evening stroll around the old railway town of Wolverton
HMRS Bletchley Area Group
link for more information

June 2017

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Mon 5
London
The Permanent Way of the South Eastern & Chatham Railway
HMRS London Area Group
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Thu 8
Brighton
to be announced
HMRS Sussex Area Group
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July 2017

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Fri 28
location to be confirmed
Visit to "Medway Valley" lay-out. Contact John Shaw to indicate your attendance and receive directions.
HMRS Essex Area Group
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August 2017

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Sat 12 - Sun 13
Butterley
Midland Railex
Midland Railway, Butterly
HMRS stand presentHMRS members models presentwheelchair facilities availablelink for more information

September 2017

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Mon 4
London
The Stainer Princess Royal of the LMS
HMRS London Area Group
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Sat 23
Saltford, Bristol
British Transport Film Afternoon
HMRS Bristol Area Group
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Wed 27
Bletchley
Northamptonshire Railways - Part 3
HMRS Bletchley Area Group
link for more information
Fri 29
Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Railways to the Seaside; the Cambrian Coast Line via Barmouth.
HMRS Essex Area Group
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October 2017

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Mon 2
London
Some Acquired Wagons of British Railways
HMRS London Area Group
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Thu 12
Brighton
William Robert Galbraith (Consulting engineer to the LSWR) Part 1 Bridges and Viaducts.
HMRS Sussex Area Group
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Wed 25
Bletchley
Cambridge area - then and now - Part 2
HMRS Bletchley Area Group
link for more information
Fri 27
Great Baddow, Chelmsford
Nanstallon Halt.
HMRS Essex Area Group
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Sat 28
Saltford, Bristol
to be announced
HMRS Bristol Area Group
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November 2017

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Mon 6
London
An A-Z of Railway Nostaglia
HMRS London Area Group
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Sat 25
Saltford, Bristol
TO BE ANNOUNCED
HMRS Bristol Area Group
wheelchair facilities NOT availablelink for more information
Wed 29
Bletchley
An evening of discussion and viewing members' current modelling projects. There will also be some layouts to run things on as well.
HMRS Bletchley Area Group
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December 2017

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Mon 4
London
A Members Evening with Mince Pies
HMRS London Area Group
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Sat 16
Saltford, Bristol
Christmas Social
HMRS Bristol Area Group
wheelchair facilities NOT availablelink for more information