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  • Add to Calendar 2020-12-19 10:00:00 2020-12-19 17:00:00 Europe/London Famous Trains Model Railway - Christmas Event Our Chinley model railway is the biggest OO-Scale model railway in the East Midlands. It leads to the imaginary village terminus at Darley Green with its highly-Detailed hillside village. There is also a typical Derbyshire canal basin and Cromford-Type inclined plane. There is a static Hornby-Dublo table-Top railway, and there are other layouts of various gauges to attract visitors. We are also planning a sale of good condition secondhand railway books at very much reduced prices. Famous Trains Model Railway Building, Markeaton Park, Derby, Derbyshire DE22 3BG Famous Trains Model Railway FaceBook link Famous Trains Model Railway
      - Christmas Event

  • Sat 19th December 2020

  • Famous Trains Model Railway Building, Markeaton Park, Derby, Derbyshire DE22 3BG

    OPENING TIMES:  11am-4pm
    ADMISSION:  Adults £2.50  Concessions £2.50  Children £1.00  Family £5.00 
    Our Chinley model railway is the biggest OO-Scale model railway in the East Midlands. It leads to the imaginary village terminus at Darley Green with its highly-Detailed hillside village. There is also a typical Derbyshire canal basin and Cromford-Type inclined plane. There is a static Hornby-Dublo table-Top railway, and there are other layouts of various gauges to attract visitors. We are also planning a sale of good condition secondhand railway books at very much reduced prices.

    Enjoy watching the trains go by.
    Take a walk round the park visit the Craft Village, the Orangery Cafe, the Mundy Play Centre and much else.
    Famous Trains is open every Saturday from 11am to 4pm.

    CONTACT:     07813 795245
    QUICKINFO: 
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    List of Traders Attending :   List of Layouts Attending :
    Famous Trains Gift Shop
    Including Secondhand Railway Book Sale.
      Chinley '00' 55' x 12' With 4 Main Line Tracks and Up to 20 Trains Running
    Darley Green '00' 12' x 3'.
    Hornby Dublo 3 Rail 9' x 4' Vintage 1950s
    Hogwarts With Red 4-6-0 Engine and Castle, 00-scale Push-button Operated.
    N-gauge Layout of Modern Chinley Station Under Construction
    Small 7mm/ft Narrow Gauge Layout based on Ashover Light Railway in More Modern Times
    Gauge 3 Shelf Railways (2)
    At Least One Other
    List of Demonstrations :   List of Other Displays :
    Construction of N Gauge Model of Chinley Station in the 2010s.   Local Railway History
    History of the Midland Railway
    Derby As A Train-building Centre
    Description of the Cromford & High Peak Railway

    HOW TO GET THERE:
    Arriva bus No. 9 from Albert Street in Derby City centre to Markeaton Park gates.
    If you are Travelling by Car :   Nearest Railway Stations :
    Check here for Parking Options.   Derby Midland [2 miles]
    Peartree [2.63 miles]
    Duffield [3.92 miles]
    Spondon [4.11 miles]

Info Last Updated : 29th September 2020
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