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Banner: Narrow Gauge & Industrial
Narrow Gauge & Industrial

The home of the REVIEW and RCL Publications. The REVIEW is the UK's leading narrow gauge and industrial modelling magazine, produced quarterly and sold worldwide. Renowned for high quality content and production on both modelling and prototype subjects. RCL Publications books are acknowledged to be amongst the finest railway books in print today.

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Narrow Planet

We produce a range of kits in OO9, now including the plastic rolling stock kits of the former Meridian Models range. We also offer a marketplace for other narrow gauge producers, including EuroNG, Small Run Batch, Mosskito and more. Our original service of custom etched nameplates and works plate continues, enhanced by our acquisition of Thatcher Plates, with a growing number of styles offered - Custom items are produced to order and suitable for all scales in both narrow and standard gauges.

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Natural Scenics

Natural Scenics Ltd is a UK based private company which designs and manufactures a wide range of environmentally friendly scenic materials for the hobbyist Modeller. For the collector we design & manufacture a series of display plinths with unique scenic infills, available with or without acrylic covers. A bespoke service is also offered, contact the company directly. A comprehensive range of electro-Mechanical components is available with each individual pack containing a relevant data sheet.

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New Modellers Shop

New Modellers Shop stocks an extensive range of Hornby Spares and provides the advice and information required to ensure you select the right spare for your model.

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Nick Tozer Railway Books

Quality Secondhand railway books bought and sold. Shop now open: Tue/Wed 11:00-17:00 + Thu 14:00-20:00 - Sometimes open outside these hours (Please ring)

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The Old Station

Self Catering Railway Carriages. First Class (Mk2) coaching stock in the grounds of the Old Station and within 5 miles of the North Yorkshire Moors Railway.Thoroughly recommended and an excellent location for exploring the North York Moors.

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Osborn's Models

Osborns Models specialises in and stocks the widest range of N Scale in the UK including many uncommon brands from all over the World plus our exclusive commissions all listed and available either Online or in store. Also now an ever expanding range of in house laser cut kits, custom service and a range of 3d Printed vehicles. Please visit our website to be amazed at the vast selection.


N B Models

Manufacturer of 7mm etched brass loco kits for ex NBR D29, D30 and D34. Dry print transfers for the painted names on BR (Ex NBR) locos. 3 1/2

N Brass Locomotives

Kits for Standard and Narrow Gauge in 'N', 'OO' and 'O'. The 'N' range includes locos, over 200 loco parts, lineside detail, fencing, posters, windows, pw trolleys, colour light signals, OHLE both portal and cantilever, narrow gauge and trams. In 'OO' Lady Margaret loco kits, Wickham Trolleys, OHLE, OO9 loco, coach and wagon kits, OO9 trestle bridge. In 'O' Lady Margaret loco, Wickham Trolleys, Pump Trolley, OHLE, On30 railcar and O16.5 loco kits. Rolling Roads for 'O' & S7.

N Scale Laser

Precision laser cut N scale kits made of MDF, plasticard and card

N-Drive Productions

Loco Chassis for 9mm gauge and 12&14mm gauges in the future, N Gauge W&U Tram loco and industrial loco kits, OO9 and 0-9 loco and rolling stock kits. Kits for boats in 2, 4 and 7mm scales, early vehicles in 7mm and buildings in 7mm. We are now suppliers for the Backwoods Miniatures 00n3 Irish range and an increasing number of the OO9 kits, please ask for details.


Design and sale of mainly N Gauge models. I have an increasing range of 'own' brand EMU kits, conversion parts for some DMU's, lorry trailers and much more. Regular updates can be found on our website and Facebook page.

Name It!

Name It! Was set up to provide a service to the modelling world for high quality engraved name plates to go on model bases. Quick and simple ordering process. Available in Aluminium, Brass or Plastic. Thirty six different finishes, Twenty fonts. The price depends on size of the plate, not the number of letters. No set up fee. The plates can have borders and symbols as well. They all come with a protective finish and sticky on the back. Prices from £3-00 to £6-00. Postage £1.50 or large SAE.

NBR 4mm Developments

NBR 4mm Developments sells a range of locomotive chassis kits, wagon kits and detailing etches for the 4mm modeller specialising in rolling stock from the North British Railway Company but with practical applications for other railway companies. This range was formerly released by Eastfield Models but was unavailable for several years.

NDS Eco Solutions Ltd

NDS Eco Solutions is a chemical manufacturing company based in North Wales. We specialise in creating environmentally friendly solutions to replace harsh chemicals used in industrial settings.


- [Waiting for Update]

Nigel Bird Books

Railway Books - Out of print, rare, secondhand and new. Over 5000 are listed on my website. Always willing to search for those hard to find publications. I also buy quality railway books for stock. I have been trading since 1985 and pride myself on providing top quality service.

Nigel Lawton OO9

- [Listing Cancelled]

Nine Lines

- [Closed as far as we are aware]


Specialist supplier of white metal parts for O, Majestic Backheads, Sprung Buffers and Locomotive Kits. A full catalogue is available to download free of charge direct from web site

Nonneminstre Models

Manufacturers of quality 4mm standard gauge and narrow gauge industrial loco kits and 7mm narrow gauge industrial loco kits, wagon kits, and some scenic accessories.  **Updated**

North Pilton Works

Garden railway SM32/G45 16mm locomotives and rolling stock Ready to Run and kits. Providing a complete range of entry level garden railway models supplied ready to go including batteries. Locomotives run on either SM32 or G45 gauge with a complete range of rolling stock and train sets available.

Northumbrian Painting Services

Northumbrian Painting Services manufacture railway figures and scenery and we are based in Northumberland. We specialize in white metal figures and have ranges available in N gauge, OO gauge and O gauge. We offer a commission painting service on all of our products and a weathering service on locos and rolling stock

Off the Rails

- [Listing Cancelled]

Old Barn Model Craftsmen

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Omen Miniatures Scale Figures

Visit by Appointment Only. For Diecast/Dioramas/7mm railways 1/43rd - 7mm - O Gauge - Painted/Unpainted metal model figures - Omen Miniatures are well respected and known for their quality & natural poses. SupMatt modelling paint scenic and figure colours Online shopping now active on brand new web site

On Track Productions

- [Listing Suspended]

Online Models Ltd

Online Models Ltd are the new manufacturers of the Eckon and Berko product ranges. Berko: Are a pre-built range of ready to plant colour light signals ranging from simple 2 light red/green to a complex 4 light signal Yellow, Green, Yellow, Red T junction. Eckon: Are a range of signal kits, containing plastic/metal parts and LED's to make fully working model signals. The Eckon brand also produces a range of Electronic Switches for the control of the model signals (Both Berko and Eckon) available.

OO Works

Hand built, small production. ready to run locomotives.

Orion Models

Live steam locomotives and coaches for Gauge 1 (10mm and 1/32 scales) - current production (10mm scale - all kits):- SR Q1, SECR H class (ARM1G), LMS 3F (Jinty/Jocko), GWR 14XX, SECR Birdcage trio coach set.1:32 scale kits:- BR 08 Gronk. Ready-to-Run models and initial kit batch available from Orion Models. Further kits available from Just the Ticket (01980 610058). Contact Orion Models (Or see website) for further details

Oscale Turnouts, Inc

Precision engineered O-scale, 2-rail turnouts

Oxford Diecast

Britain's biggest range of die-cast model vehicles in a wide range of scales. 1:18 1:43 / O scale 1:87 American HO 1:76 / OO 1:148 / N scale Also Planes in 1:72 scale. Figurines in a variety of scales. Oxford Rail is a separate division producing OO scale model railway rolling stock.

P & D Marsh (Model Railways)

Vehicles, figures, lineside and station accessories cast in whitemetal. A growing number available handpainted and finished. Also a range of British prototype laser cut wooden structures. All in 2mm and 4mm scales.

P & G Engineering Supplies

We are based in Uxbridge, Middlesex, we buy and sell, new and secondhand model railways and items of model engineering interest and small engineering tools, we specialise in railways in Narrow gauge railways in all scales, we stock Smallbrook Studios products, plus we get most makes of general OO new and secondhand items, plus numerous other items which may be new or good quality secondhand,also sell die cast cars and motorbikes

P B Modelmaking

- [Waiting for Update]

P D H Drawing Services

- [Listing Cancelled]

P D K Locomotive Kits

British Outline ETCHED BRASS locomotive kits in both 'OO' and 'EM' gauges. Our kits are mainly LNER and Southern based, but we are now moving into GWR as well. We also provide a building service for our kits and will consider other manufacturers kits as well. A limited selection of parts are now available.

P L M Cast-A-Ways

- [Listing Cancelled]

P M R Tours

PMR Tours is the railtour operating arm of the Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust. We run mainline steam tours hauled by 6233 'Duchess of Sutherland' (And other locomotives when necessary). Our base is the Princess Royal Class Locomotive Trust's West Shed at the Midland Railway - Butterley, where we have a dedicated museum and locomotive workshop facilities.

P O W Sides

4mm and 7mm dry print transfers and wagon kits. We produce of range of over 1000 different private owner liveries, as transfer packs, pre-lettered kits and in 7mm scale only, ready to run models, most kits & R.T.R. Models being produced to order. A small selection of transfers are also available in 10mm scale. Commission service.

P R Model Railway Products

We are manufacturers of 7mm Diesel, Wagon, Coach and Pacer Kits. In addition we also undertake commissions for modern image railway locomotive and rolling stock in 7mm.  **Updated**

Pacific Coast Group Ltd

Pacific Coast Group Ltd is a UK company who has experience in the Balsa Wood industry for years and is operated by a team of professionals who have been in the balsa wood business for many years. This gives us the experience to work using only the finest wood treatment and quality control

Pacific Models

Models, scenery and accessories

Pages of Tools

- [Waiting for Update]

Parkwood Arts Ltd

- [Permanently Closed]

Parkwood Models

Resin diesel loco and shunter bodies, London Transport Loco bodies, Snowploughs and Brake tenders 3 types with bogies.

Parliamentary Trains

Parliamentary Trains specialises in models of the trains that ran in the first few decades of the British railway system, a fascinating and so far largely neglected era with much to offer the modeller. We intend to concentrate initially on 0 gauge models of the London & North Western Railway (LNWR) and its constituents, but hope to expand into other gauges and railway companies.

Parrish Paintings

Original oil paintings in monochrome and colour for sale, created by fine artist, Kevin Alun Parrish. Genre includes Railways, Canals, Buildings, etc. Portrait montages including luminaries in Sport, Astronomy, music and science fiction and more. Merchandise includes greeting cards, postcards, jigsaw puzzles etc for sale. Visit Parrish Paintings website.

Pat Price Transport Books

Specialist supplier of new, out of print and good quality second hand book on transport subjects.

Pathfinder Tours

- [Listing Cancelled]

Pc-Rail Software

PC-Rail offers high quality railway signalling and operating simulations putting the user in charge of a signal box or control centre, responsible for all train movements at a busy location.

Peak Dale Products Ltd

Model makers love our hobby products, only sold through UK retailers, never direct. Our range for model makers includes cork, polystyrene, copper, brass, pewter, aluminium, felt, wood, plywood, MDF and 3000 other items. We manufacture our own products and sell in convenient retail packs. Low minimum order of £25 with £150 for carriage free. Friendly family firm.

Peartree Engineering

Peartree Engineering is a manufacturer of Model Railway Parts - Primarily wheelsets and track gauges. In addition to our standard range we offer a manufacturing service in our well equipped engineering workshop and with 40 years engineering experience can manufacture a wide range of parts for various gauges to your specifications. Typical parts manufactured include wheels, axles, track gauges, bearings, buffers, etc


Manufacturer and wholesale distributor of PECO model railway track and accessories, kits and models, and the Ratio Plastic Kits, Wills Kits, PECO Modelscene and Parkside Models ranges. Publisher of the UK's top selling monthly railway modelling magazines, Railway Modeller and Continental Modeller, and many other model railway track planning books and guides.

Peedie Models

Resin and Photo Etch Kits and Accessories Detailed model kits and accessories designed by modellers for added layout realism

Pemberton Models

- [Listing Cancelled]

Penbits Model Railways

PenBits produces a range of etched brass kits for adding sprung suspensions to proprietary 4mm scale diesel locomotive bogies as part of a conversion to EM or P4 gauges. Cosmetic detailing components from our bogie springing kits are also available separately.

Pendle Valley Workshop

- [Listing Cancelled]

Pendragon Publishing

Publishers of BackTrack, Britain's leading historical railway journal and the Railways in Transition series of books.

Penfro Models

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Perfect Miniatures

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Perfect World Models

16mm Narrow Gauge Rolling stock

Perseverance and Westward Loco Kits

- [Permanently Closed]

Pete Goss Figures

Pete Goss Figures. A range of very useful modern, period and Edwardian general public and railway cast metal figures. 4mm 1-76 scale, OO/EM/P4 gauge. Covering early 1900's, 1930's to late 1950's/early 1960's, and approx 1980's to today. Sold in packs of 4 different unpainted figures for £4.50. Also available, resin half figures in bags of 8 suitable for most 4mm scale railway coaches. All figures are also available fully painted at £12 per pack on request.

Pete Spoerer Model Engineers

Now Retired. Radio control business sold to Steve Foster of FOSWORKS. Still doing odd jobs and working on special garden railway projects. Please do contact me with any questions you may have.  **Updated**

Peter Clark Models

7mm kits for DMUs, DEMUs, EMUs, MPV, Tamper + lineside accessories and smoke units. Also a small range of 10mm lineside accessories in etched brass.

Peter Wood's Wagons

Supplier of Laser engraved acrylic Name and Number Plates, Works Plates, Station and Road name Boards etc. In any scale. Also CNC cut self adhesive Vinyl signs and lettering. Most wagon kits and bits still available. See revised catalogue on web site. Please email.

Peters Spares Model Railways Ltd

New ready to run & Used Model Railways, from track to trains and sets to scenery. Spares, Repairs, DCC Fitting. All staff are railway modellers or enthusiasts. UK Distributor of Mega-steam smoke oils with realistic smells and our own brand of lubrication oil.

Petite Properties Ltd

- [Listing Cancelled]

Phoenix Precision Paints

Manufacturers of the Precision Paints authentic railway and Military colour enamels range and the Cherry Paints range for buses, road transport vehicles and traction engines. Carr's Solders and Fluxes are now also part of the PPP family as are Churchward Models, DMR Products, the Dean Sidings range of resin body kits, the No Nonsense Kits & MTK ranges as well as the ex Jackson Evans detailing components and the ex Ian Kirk Southern Coaches.

Photo Paper Direct

- [Waiting for Update]

Picture Pride Displays

- [Listing Cancelled]

Picturebox Display Cabinets

- [Listing Cancelled]

Pinnacle Modelling

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Plateway Press

Plateway Press are publishers of a range of railway and industrial transport history books. We also stock a good range of other new and secondhand books, also some copies industrial locomotive maker's drawings.

Platform 3 Models

I design and build model railway layouts from baseboards to track laying and custom control panels. Servicing repairs and DCC decoder fitting to both N and OO models are also undertaken. I also sell control boxes for point control, colour light signals, isolating control (On- off switching)and a Capacitor Discharge unit CDU for use with my point control boxes Prices for above Point control £30 Colour light signals £30 Isolating control £30 CDU £32

Polly Model Engineering

- [Listing Cancelled]

Poppy's Woodtech

EXPANDED Loco Builder Box range, even more options. Workshop tools and tidys; Exclusive ruler and ballast box - tools for consistent modelling standards on your railway. 4mm ruler endorsed by Double 0 Gauge Association, EM Gauge Society, 7mm ruler indicates Guild Manual Standards. Flat pack kits of laser cut components in 2, 3, 4, 7 and 10mm scales to make stations and scenic areas come to life. If it was wood on the railway, you don't have to paint these to look like wood, they are wood.

Port Wynnstay Models

7mm resin cast components of narrow gauge rolling stock, loads for Peco slate wagons, seat units for coaches and architectural parts for scratchbuilding.  **Updated**

Postcard Models

A family business based in Kent founded in 2016, Postcard Models was officially launched in 2018. After two years of developing, testing, redesigning and re-Jigging our Z-Scale (1:220) models, we are finally ready to share them with you! Our kits are inspired by British architecture and come in Postcard format!

Precision Ice and Snow

Correct scale and texture superior winter effects materials for all scales and genres of transport, buildings, figures,layouts and dioramas

Precision Labels - Decals - 3d Models

Waterslide decal transfers for modern liveries. Colas, GWR 2015, GBRf, Tinsley painted names, mirror-Chrome no-Carrier nameplates, double-Sided no carrier window signs. Custom order decal printing services for any pre-Prepared art-Work. 3D-printing service for small precise model additions. Dellner, combo knuckle and screw-link couplings, Class 66 light cluster conversions and mirrors. Highly detailed vinyl overlays for Hornby Pullmans. Headboards, tail boards and custom order roofboards.  **Updated**

Precision Microdrives

- [Listing Cancelled]


Specialist producers of high quality ferrous and non-Ferrous locomotive nameplates, shed plates,train headboards ,builders plates ,signs, railway benches ,"blue building" plaques, engineering components and decorative castings.

Professional Layout Services

Professional Layout Services offer 20 years experience in model railway design and construction in any gauge from Z to G. We complete layouts to any degree of finish both indoors and in the garden. National and international service. Specialists in DCC Digital with experience in DCC layout construction and system installation from most manufacturers. We offer CAD layout design, baseboard construction, track installation, DCC & Analogue layout wiring and control panel construction.

Proops Bros Ltd

We have thousands of tools for the hobbiest, crafter, modeller jeweller and woodworker.
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This page last updated 24 August, 2020