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Scale Model Plans

Scale model plans for HO Scale, N Scale, OO Scale, and O scale buildings and structures, scaleable to S, TT, Z Scale. Create realistic, inexpensive scale models for your model railroad layout, diorama, or toy train set. Build to accurate scale with Computer Aided Designed miniature plans or simply cut out the traceable templates. As an added feature, you can print out color patterns to card stock to create paper models of buildings and structures.

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Download and print realistic model railway buildings and brick sheets from your computer! Each kit is available in a choice of realistically weathered scale photo-Based textures. Download once, print and build as many times as required!

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Shesto Ltd

Since 1907, Shesto has developed a comprehensive range of specialist tools, equipment and materials, as well as lighting & magnification solutions ideal for model and scenery building. Visit our website to see our wide range of useful, often hard to find precision hand tools and accessories essential for any toolbox.

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Smart Models

Smart Models is a range of download and print card building kits for Model Railways and other scenic modelling. Also laser cut and 3D printed products from components to full buildings.

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Solders & Fluxes

Solders & Fluxes has been developed specifically for hobbyist engineers and industrial engineers. Offering you the ability to purchase essential soldering materials in convenient sizes & quantities, we aim to be a 'one stop shop' for all your soldering requirements including a full range of Silver Solders, fluxes, soft solders and consumables.

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Studio Scotland Ltd

Studio Scotland Ltd is an award winning film & video production company that is producing the 'Building a Model Railway' series. Designed to benefit the model railway newcomer, long-Time hobbyist, retailer and manufacturer. The series is available in DVD video and HD Digital Download. Director Stewart Menelaws gets the opportunity to turn one of the studio offices into a railway room and brings the companies photographic and filming skills to create this exciting and engaging series.

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Superquick Model Kits

Superquick Models are card model building kits. Scaled at 1:87 (4mm) ideal for OO/HO gauge model railway layouts. the modellers and hobbyists will find our range of over 40 buildings and the 13 building papers vividly represent the landscape of the typical English scenic heritage. Kits can be ordered from your local model shop, on line or by mail order, for full details go to our website or contact us by email.


S & D Models

Kit & Model manufacturers for Light, Industrial, Tramway & Narrow gauge railways, Figures, Road Vehicles and Super detailing accessories & Architectural components.


Steam and diesel sound units from Polyphonic 8 channel boards to push button, infra red and wireless control of sounds and effects.

S E R-Kits

SER-Kits supplies kits, castings and etches for locos, carriages & wagons built for the South Eastern Railway and surviving into SECR and SR days. Locomotives include Cudworth Mail, Stirling A, O/O1, Q/Q1 with F & B in development. 4-wheelers include 1sts, 1859 1st/2nd compo, 2nds, Brake 2nds and, birdcage brake vans, carriage trucks (+ landau or and horseboxes. Wagons include high and low round end, vans, timber trucks and goods brakes. Many parts suitable for other 19th Cent. railways.

S H Model Making

S H Model Making provides a full range of model making services. Comprehensive kit building in both loco & rolling stock, renumbering, painting, re-sprays, weathering & detailing service. I also fit DCC decoders both, sound & non sound including function with full programming, along with lights & smoke. Track construction & Layout construction is also under taken. All scales and gauges undertaken. Please contact me to discuss your requirements. I am also an accredited Youchoos DCC installer

S Kits, J P G Models and Loch Tat Models

Manufacturer of Modern 4mm scale wagon kits, detailing parts and lineside accesories.

S M Railway Hobbies

HMA Fine Scale LED Signals Crossings and Lamps, Frateschi, Noch, Atlas, Rail Central and Powerline.

Sankey Scenics

Sankey Scenics offers perhaps the widest and most comprehensive range of model railway signage in one place. This quality miniature signage printed to a high resolution will add authenticity, detail and realism to your model railway or diorama. The range covers from pre-grouping subjects through to the modern scene as well as Titled Train packs for the 1950s & 60s. In addition a full customised service is available.

Sanquhar Station

- [Listing Suspended]

Sanspareil Integrated Casting Services

Sanspareil Integrated Casting Services was established by Iain Young and he is one of the top casters in lost wax using brass, copper and nickle silver. Using a customers own masters, in a variety of materials, a special mould is produced and sample castings produced for approval before full production commences. In addition he also manufactures 7mm scale kits and accessories.

Scale Link Ltd

We offer an extensive range of figures, cars, vans, trucks & busesin 1:76, 1:72, 1:43, 1:35 and 1:32 scales. The UK importers of Shinohara track in HO, HOn2.5, HOn3, HOm, SN3, and N gauges. There is also an extensive range of miscellaneous components in gauges from Z to O and larger. MTH-trains European & UK models too. Manufacturers of Military Models in 1/32 and 1/35th under the Lead Sled, PSP and SMA and Scale Link labels. by modellers for modellers.

Scale Model Productions (S.M.P.)

Manufacturers of Scaleway 4mm flexible track in OO, EM & P4 gauges. Also track parts in 2mm, 4mm & 7mm gauges plus our existing range of ready-built points in most gauges.

Scale Model Scenery Ltd

Suppliers & manufacturers of high quality 3D printed, laser cut card, wood building & accessory & lighting kits for OO, N, TT & O scale model railways. With a rapidly growing range of easy to assemble pre-laser cut card kits from fences and walls to low relief industrial buildings and more. We also have a rapidly expanding range of texture papers, backscenes and scenic accessories too as well has holding stocks of Preiser, Noch, Faller & Gaugemaster scenic products.


Repairs, Rewinds & Re-magnetising to Hornby, Dublo, Wrenn & Triang Locos. DCC fitting to any Hornby Dublo or Wrenn and most OO locos. OO locos serviced from £17.50 + P&P.

Scalpels and Blades


Scenic Model Railways


Scenic Solutions

We accept commissions for complete scenic dioramas - we install any scenic features you may require on your own layout at a cost agreed in advance. No project is too small or too large and the terms of each commission will be agreed in writing in advance before any work is undertaken. We manufacture and supply a range of architectural castings - the Scotia Design Models range - Bridges - Embankment Walls - Tunnel Portals - Boundary Walls - Viaducts -Platform Edging - etc

Scorpio Models

We are manufacturers of mostly GWR and BR 7mm finescale etched locomotive, coach and wagon kits. Our range of kits are designed to be as comprehensive as possible down to an affordable price. The Gemini Range, Seven Models and Transport Age kits are also incorporated within the Scorpio Models range.

Scottish O Gauge Locomotives

- [Listing Suspended]

Severn Mill Nameplates

High class 7mm scale etched-To-Shape nameplates. Established 1994. HEALTH WARNING : - So good they are addictive ! Thoroughly researched over many years ! Artwork meticulously prepared ! All plates done by Professional Etchers , but no longer being made, so please Plan ahead, and ORDER NOW whilst 9,000 different sets are still available !

Severn Models

Fine kits for buildings, structures & detailing, made in etched brass but designed for glue assembly. Now including kits for N, OO, O and also a few in garden railway scales. They fold together like a card kit, and can be glued or soldered to create sturdy models with fine surface textures. Check the website for a list of exhibitions I will be attending as a trader. Come and see the models and assembly technique demonstrations, and discuss painting methods.

Shawplan Model Products

Manufacturers of finely etched diesel and electric nameplates in 2, 4 & 7mm scales plus an ever expanding range of 'Extreme Etchings' detailing parts and conversion kits for all scales. Also the new range of 'Laserglaze' flushglazing, Modelmaster and Replica transfers, Phoenix Precision and Railmatch Paint, plus many other items.

Shop 4 Glue

Online retailer of Adhesives, glues and paints, all 100% UK made We supply cyanoacrylate, epoxy resin, anaerobic adheisves, UV Cure, Methacrylate structural adhesives, SGA acrylic adhesives, Polyweld ( Poly-weld ) plastic adhesive, superglue in bottles and tubes, glue remover / debonder ( Un-stick ) , cyano kicker ( Activator ) that gives no whitening to the superglue when it sets, non frosting foam safe cyanoacrylate ( Superglue ), contact glues in water and solvent based formulas, latex glue

Siam Ltd

Railway Simulations for the PC (Steam, Diesel and Electric)


LMS, LNWR & LNER coach kits and RTR coaches

Sig-Natrak by G F B Designs

DCC & LocoNet specialist electronics manufacturer. Developers of the ACE-2 touchscreen DCC Controller and various model railway electronics layout control boards.


We manufacture solid cast metal bespoke house signs, railway plaques, business and shop front signs. Cast in our U.K foundry all of our products are produced using age old traditional hand casting methods being hand finished to high quality specifications. We work with our clients on a close basis and can provide quotes for individual logos, fonts and special commissions including way markers and Historical blue plaques.

Silver Fox Models

4mm kits, accessories and fully finished models; BR and Irish Railways prototypes.

Silver Link Publishing Ltd


Simonburn Model Locos

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Simpasture Gate Miniatures

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Slaters' (Plastikard) Ltd

Locomotive, carriage, and wagon kits, motor/gearboxes, and accessories in Gauge O, Gauge 1, and 16mm narrow gauge. 2mm, 3mm and 4mm scenic accessories. Plain and embossed Plastikard, and strip and rod. Huge range of locomotive, carriage and wagon wheels in Gauge O (Standard and narrow gauges), Gauge 1 (Standard and narrow gauges), 16mm narrow gauge, 7/8 Narrow gauge, Gauge 3, and 5 Gauge.


- [Permanently Closed]

Slot Track Scenics

We manufacture scenic items for slot car circuits and can build complete bespoke circuits also. (Editor's Note: Okay it's not Model Railways but this looks great fun.)

Small Engineering Ltd

Privately owned, Dorset based Precision Manufacturer of barstock machined model railway parts from 0.5mm diameter up to maximum 20mm diameter on modern CNC Sliding Headstock Automatic Lathes. With orders from small quantities to large scale production possible.

Smallbrook Studio

4mm Pregrouping Southern (IoW) carrage, van and waggon resin kits. 7mm NG resin cast locomotive and rolling stock kits. 7mm 0 gauge fine scale rolling stock resin kits. 0 gauge High Rail resin rolling stock kits. 1/35-32 NG loco and rolling stock resin kits. G scale resin conversion kits. Gn15 (1-24) resin cast locomotive, rolling stock and figures inspired by both the cartoons of Roland Emett and the products of Sir Arthur Heywood Bt. 1.5inch scale on G1 Emett resin loco and rolling stock kits.

Smokey Loco Models

LBSCR (limited) etched rolling stock kits in 4mm. And possibly some 7mm by request.

South Eastern Finecast

1/24 and 1/43 car kits, 1/32 Steam Traction Engine kits and Wills 4mm Locomotive kits.

South West Digital Ltd

As the ESU Distributor for the UK we supply both trade & retail with Quality Digital Model Railroad Equipment. British sound decoder specialist, providing authentic sound. Trade enquiries are most welcome for the full range of ESU products, even if you produce your own sounds we can supply you with blank decoders, without prejudice. Please contact Caroline to discuss your requirements.

Southern Boiler Works Ltd

Manufacturer of Copper Boilers. Supplied with certificate of conformity to the 97/23/ec directive category 2. Member 06 of the apcbm(Me). Scale 3.1/2', 5' and 7.1/4' Locomotive specialist. Please contact me with your requirements and let me demonstrate how a boiler from southern boiler works can transform your miniature locomotive.  **Updated**

Southern Pride Models

4mm scale coach kits, accessories and interiors and conversion kits of British rolling stock.

Southern Region Models

Southern EMUs kits , RTR , Also None southern EMUs ( 313 , 507/508 )

SPC Simplified Point Controls

At SPC Simplified Point Controls we supply items that help make creating and running a layout simple as they can be. We supply a conversion onto a 2 wire system to reduce on wires used. Our products need no soldering making it quicker to use and easier overall. We also are the proud suppliers of the SPC point alignment tool.

Speciality Metals

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Sphere Products Ltd.

Design and manufacture laser cut paint racks, workstations, transit cases and tools. We have a large standard range but also build bespoke items to order. We have in house 2D & 3D CAD facilities available for design projects and can provide files for photo etching and 3D printing. Also we stock a range of modelling tools and paints from Albion Alloys, Flexi-File, Xuron, Zona, RB Productions, Shesto, Winsor & Newton, Lifecolor, Wilder, Vallejo & Broken Toad. We attend a lot model shows in the UK & Europe.


3D printed modern image lineside accessories and other products.

Springside Models


Sprog DCC

Manufacturer of SPROG family of DCC Decoder Programmers/command Stations, now including the Pi-SPROG daughter board for Raspberry Pi. Strictly web & mail order only, unless by prior appointment.

Squires Model & Craft Tools

Huge range of Tools. The 400+ page catalogue contains details of the full range available.

Station Road Baseboards

Stockist of baseboard components & styrene sheet. We are currently developing a modular baseboard system.

Steam Technology

Steam Boilers in Copper - Copper TIG welded boilers - Traction Engines - Locomotive Steam Boilers - Steam Boilers for Boats, SBAS Approved, CE certified.



Steamline Ltd

Supplier of new and used locomotives, coaches and rolling stock in 'O' Gauge 7mm scale. Business now established for over 20 years. All stock is listed on the website as soon as it is available, with images. Customers May email for additional images if required. I attend all the Gauge 'O' Guild shows and various 'O' gauge model club shows. Part exchanges welcome, and I am always seeking to purchase top quality 'O' gauge items. Please email or call for more information.


- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Stenlake Publishing Ltd

Book Publishers of transport interest books, especially railways also coastal shipping, aviation, buses, etc. Etc Also owners of Oakwood Press

Stevenson Carriages


Stoneybridge Structures

Welcome to Stoneybridge Structures - Manufacturers of in house designed, precision laser cut, acrylic plastic modelling kits for railway modellers and crafters. Please feel free to browse through our products for details and prices and purchase using our secure Online shopping cart. If you are looking for something special, we also offer a custom design and laser cutting service. Please use our Contact Us form for bespoke enquiries.

Street Level Models

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Stuart Black Studio

Extensive range of highly detailed locomotive and aircraft profile prints and cards. Ideal for modellers who want to check liveries or locomotive histories.

Stubby47's Model Buildings

Bespoke model buildings and dioramas in 2mm, 3mm, 4mm or 7mm.

Sunningwell Command Control Ltd

We Import and Stock Digital Command Control Systems and other DCC related products from Digitrax, North Coast Engineering , TCS, Soundtraxx, Zimo, Tam Valley Depot, Sig-Na-Trix, Sprog and RR Cirkits. Blackstone HOn3 Equipment is stocked as it is available from production. Please email for latest prices. We have been supplying and supporting DCC equipment since January 1998.

Super Neo Magnets

- [Closed as far as we are aware]

Sutton's Locomotive Works

SUTTON's LOCOMOTIVE WORKSHOP (SLW) is a relatively new model railway brand introduced to create and bring to market highly detailed, museum-quality diesel era locomotives and rolling stock. The first of these products is a 4mm scale ready-to-run Class 24 diesel locomotive (BR Sulzer Type 2) that includes full DCC sound options, and a choice of 'OO', 'EM' & 'P4' wheelsets. Further livery runs have been produced and a Highland headcode box version is planned for winter 2019/20.

Swift Sixteen


Switch Electronics Ltd

Retail mail order of modelling components, switches, led's, wiring, wire components, battery holders, capacitors, enclosures, crimp connectors, diodes, transistors, heat shrink, Trade enquiries also welcome. We offer very competitive prices and fast shipping.


Manufacturer & Supplier of: Casting Products - Casting Kits Polyurethane Resins, Silicone Rubbers, Release Agents. Modelling Putties - Kneadatite Green Stuff, Sylmasta AB, Magic Sculp, Milliput. Adhesives - Epoxy Adhesives, Superglues, Plastic Glue. Micro-Mesh Finishing Products - Flexi-Files, Abrasive Pads, Sanding Sticks, Finishing Clothes, Swann-Morton
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This page last updated 10 August, 2020