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Quainton Road Models

Quainton Road Models produce 7mm scale kits for the Great Central Railway and the Metropolitan Railway. (Some of the prototypes were in use into LNER and BR days). Kit components are etched brass or nickel-silver, laser-cut MDF or resin castings, with whitemetal and lost-wax brass and other mouldings. Illustrated instructions are included. I no longer attend exhibitions and shows as a trader, so please make contact via the links provided here. (G0G and GCRS Member)

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Radley Models

Leading suppliers of high quality resin / White metal model train kits that cover the London Underground.

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Railroom Electronics

Your one-stop shop for railway related electronics, tools & modelling equipment. We stock a comprehensive range of over 4000 items to bring life to your model railway world. We are stockists for train tech, dcc concept, blocksignalling and Railroom Electronics range of working street, platform & yard lamps, shuttle modules, fire & welding modules, level crossing modules.

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RT Models

A range of scale model railway kits and detailing parts for both standard and narrow gauge. Our kits cover both mainline and industrial railways. Scales covered are 2mm, 4mm and 7mm scales so far.


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Rulex Scale Rulers

Rulex British model railway scale rulers come in both 150mm (6inch) and 300mm (12inch) versions. Scales: side 1 - OO gauge 1:76 4mm to 1ft. Side 1 - HO gauge 1:87 3.5mm to 1ft, side 2 - N gauge 1:148 2.06mm to 1ft. Side 2 - O gauge 1:43.5 7mm to 1ft. Increments go right up to the end of the ruler to make measuring from the 'ground up' easier. Can be supplied with your own custom scales and design for a minimum quantity of 25.


Quality Backscenes

Quality Backscenes' standard layout backscenes are produced from original, high-quality paintings and offered in three sizes, suitable for a range of railway layout and diorama sizes and scales. The bespoke service offers the painting-based backscenes tailored to a specific size or backscenes produced from the client's own photographs, paintings or drawings.

Quality Baseboards

For the discerning modeller, we manufacture and if required, install high quality, affordable baseboards. These can be sent to you flatpacked with ALL required items (Glue, screws and full easy to understand construction details) or fully assembled. Custom sizes and designs can be commissioned. Support legs and canopies can be specified. We also offer a full bespoke service where you can give us your requirements which can include full track supply and lay, ballasting and full DC or DCC wiring.

R P M Model Locomotives Builder.

Manufacturer and retailer of scratchbuilt fully finished Ready-to-Run 7mm & Gauge 1 scale locomotives & Components with a product range of over 60 U.K. locomotives. Also 20 fully finished gauge 1 10mm and 1/32 scale RTR Locos. All of the chassis are available separately. 2.4 gHZ Radio controlled versions are also available, but only for gauge 1. Website has lists & many photos.

R S H Electronics

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R T C Models

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Ragstone Models

Ragstone Models produces a growing range of Loco, coach and wagon kits, plus water columns/cranes and Bufferstops in 7mm scale. Some items are being made available in G1 We also produce nearly 1000 high quality whitemetal or lost wax brass detailing parts for locomotives, coaches and wagons. Ragstone Models also produce the Agenoria range of 7mm industrial locos  **Updated**

Rail Exclusive

RAIL EXCLUSIVE is the direct sales and retail business behind Sutton's Locomotive Workshop (SLW), known for its museum-quality 4mm scale Class 24 diesel models. It also offers of range of detail parts and DCC sound kits. The company is also the official distributor for the premium range of Austrian-made ZIMO Digital Command Control equipment and, as well as supporting the trade, provides a direct sales outlet.

Rail Model



Family-run mail-order railway book specialist with over 2,000 new and secondhand titles available at any time on all matters related to railways. We also have a selection of books on other forms of transport and railway modelling. Secure on-line purchases of all books can be made via our website. We also attend model railway exhibitions, principally in the south east.

Railholiday Ltd

We offer beautifully converted self catering accommodation in the camping coach tradition at two locations. The Old Luggage Van, Millpool, Mevy and the Travelling Post Office at St Germans and Harvey in Hayle, West Cornwall. Both locations are at working stations and we offer 25 pounds cashback to guests arriving by public transport or with a TR or PL postcode. Families, pets and walkers are welcome. Millpool is fully accessible to all.  **Updated**

Railtec Transfers

Supplier of transfers/decals to the general public and trade. Railtec is the only supplier to offer the choice of spot printed waterslide, dry rub-on, filmless, metallic, foil, 3D and full size product. It's why Railtec is proud to supply Bachmann Europe, Peco, Just Like the Real Thing, DRS, Little Loco Company, government and publicity agencies, and are the choice of thousands worldwide.

Railtrail Tours Ltd

Escorted holidays by train, touring the UK and Europe by rail - Including specialist Steam Train Holidays, for those who adore the world of steam.


Manufacturer and supplier of 3D printed scenic items for model railways, turntable motorisation kits, mains powered static grass applicators and other miscellaneous model railway items

Railway Films

The railway films catalog features: DVD's covering Britain's railways over the past 25 years including titles on: Loco classes, Stations, Regions, over the settle & Carslile . Continental DVD's covering: France, Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Austria, Netherlands Cab Rides Model Railway DVD's featuring exhibitions & layouts from across the UK Garden Railway Titles Preserved Railways DVD titles Run to approximately 1 Hour (Excluding some special titles which run for Approxiamtely 2 Hours

Railway Hobby Online Shop

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Railway Memories

Budget priced train, tram and ship DVD's produced by an enthusiast for enthusiasts covering the UK, European and North American transport scene.

Railwayananet Ltd

Online purchase, sales and auctions of Railwayana.


Railwayscenics is an Online only mail order store offering a wide range of products that can be used in railway modelling but in other hobbies also. We specialize in the supply of electrical and electronic components and lighting accessories all of which are in stock for immediate delivery, all at very competitive prices.

Rainbow Railways

Rainbow Railways (Formerly R3sprays) serves the UK model railway need for specialised liveries not produced by the main producers. We are also sole supplier of DRS transfers. Based near Falkirk in Scotland, we can provide a quality and reliable service within the UK for model railway re-Sprays to meet your modelling needs.

Ratio Plastic Models Ltd

Visitors Centre open MON-THURS 9am-4.30pm FRI 9am-1.30pm.

RC Trains

Transmitters, receivers and accessories designed specifically for controlling model trains (battery powered, track powered or live steam). Although primarily intended for larger scale garden railways, the equipment can be used with smaller scales. The equipment is cost effective and has a proven track record of reliable operation - using glitch-free 2.4gHz r/c technology based around Deltang equipment.


3D printed models - an aid to scratch building. Something between a kit and r2r. be different, be creative. Standard gauge and narrow gauge models 3D printed to order Online.(scales Z, N, TT, HO, OO, 5.5mm/ft, S, 1/64), O, G1, 1/32, SM32, G, 7/8, 1/12).Loco bodies, railcars, coaches and wagons. Inset(tram/dockside) track system , gauges from Z up to G. Buildings and road vehicles. All models manufactured and supplied direct from Shapeways.New designs added regularly, other scales or designs - just ask.

Red Dragon Loco Works

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Redgate Models

DCC fitting - Bachmann split chassis no problem, kit building and repairs. Triang a speciality - X04/X03 motors refurbished to an

Replica Railways

OO Gauge Spares and Accessories

Resin D'etre Ltd


Revolution Trains Ltd

Our aim is simple - To bring model railway enthusiasts together to crowd-Fund projects they want but that are economically unviable for the major manufacturers. Revolution is designed to provide a mechanism for projects to be brought to market.

Rex Ashton Modelmaker

A modeller for over 30 years, I can undertake loco and rolling stock kit building in 4mm and 7mm scale. Conversions and salvage operations can be considered subject to prior inspection. Please email or visit website for photos of my work.

The Right Price Railway Company

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Road Transport Images

Supplier of a wide range of 1:76 scale cabs, chassis, bodies, trailers, wheels, and transfers from the 1930s to the present day for commercial and military vehicles.

Road Transport Images

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Roads and Rails

Roads and Rails are a DCC sound specialist in Leeds. We supply and fit Loksound 5 decoders. We work with the best names in the industry such as Legomanbiffo, Jamie Goodman and Wheeltappers to offer a huge range of high quality sounds for diesel or steam. We can fit decoders and an upgraded speaker or you or supply them for you to fit yourself. We have a large range of sugarcube, iPhone and megabass speakers to upgrade most sound fitted models. We are an ESU authorised dealer.

Robbies Rolling Stock

Ready-to-Run wagons and transfer sides for Private Owner Wagons - over 2,000 liveries nationwide available for 2mm and 4mm scales. Commissions undertaken for personalised or specialist wagon liveries.

Robert Opie Collection

The World's largest collection of British Advertising Images.

Roberts Lamps

I am retired from RMLectronics, but still manufacture Scale Model Yard Lamps BY private COMMISSION for N, OO and 0 gauge. Lit Buffer Stops are also available. Everything is handmade and hand finished in the UK. Lamps are of engineered Brass construction and ready to fit. I use high quality LEDs. All products operate from 12 to 16v DC. Resistor/s and diode/s supplied where necessary. Installation instructions enclosed. PLEASE NOTE - I ACCEPT COMMISSION WORK ONLY.

Roberts Railway Repairs

We specialise in model railway repairs, for 'OO' Gauge Locomotives. We also provide an installation service for DCC decoders, including sound. We also specialise in the installation of working gas lights and firebox glow units for steam locomotives. We also manufacture self-adhesive Name Plates and some transfers, including personalised ones for something different. We have many years' experience, so why not give us a call, ask for Robert and we will do our best to help. (Evenings Only).

Roger Smith Model Components

4mm Road Signs & markings and Wagon Tarpaulins. Vinyle Roads Markingsin 4mm, Brass & Nickel Silver Etchings, Card Building Kits.Water Slide Transfers of Road Markings Both in 4mm 6 N Gauge.

Rolling Rails

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The Rolling Road UK

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Roundhouse Engineering Co Ltd


Roxey Mouldings

4mm and 7mm locomotive, carriage and wagon kits and components. O gauge turned steel wheels. Mashima and Tenshodo motors while stocks last. Wheels and accessories by Slater's, Markits, Romford and Alan Gibson. Now including accessories and carriage kits by Southwark Bridge Models in 4mm and 7mm, plus the 7mm LBSCR kits by Peter Korrison. Sole suppliers of Snowhill Models 7mm loco kits.

Roy Wood Models

16mm and 7/8 scale live steam and battery powered models, parts and accessories. Upgrades for Mamod and other small steam locomotives.
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This page last updated 10 August, 2020