Model Displays/Model Engineering

UTL_5sModelFor modellers, model engineers and families alike, “Tracks to the Trenches – 2018” is pleased to include a fantastic array of model displays. We are bringing enthusiasts and craftsmen from all over the UK with First World War and/or related military railway models.

Watch out for our specialist Trade support as well.

“Tracks to the Trenches – 2018” will give you a very rare opportunity to see both the models and the real thing in action at the same time!

We are always interested to hear from further modellers and model engineers of First World War/Military prototypes, plus supporting traders. Please contact us via the form on the front page – or via the comments below.

Below is our current exhibitors list:

 MODEL DESCRIPTIONSCALE/GAUGE
Q-dumpQ Dump - model of a First World War forward supply dump.1/35 scale model railway running on 16.5mm track to represent 60cm gauge.
FallgateFallgate: Ashover Light Railway - a detailed model of the famous Ashover Light Railway, which was constructed with First World War surplus materials.009 (4mm Scale) - 9mm gauge track representing 60cm narrow gauge.
Behind the linesBehind the British lines - a War Department Light Railway set in Northern France in 1918.009 (4mm Scale) - 9mm gauge track representing 60cm narrow gauge.
Ferme du PontFerme-du-pont; A model depicting 17th Light Railway Operating Company somewhere in France....O14 scale model railway running on 14mm track to represent 60cm gauge.
Holbeach Estates Railway modelHolbeach Estates Railway - a detailed model inspired by the Nocton Estates Light Railway (potato estates for Smiths Crisps), which was constructed with First World War surplus materials.009 (4mm Scale) - 9mm gauge track representing 60cm narrow gauge.
Henry Holdsworth Model DisplayVarious 16mm scale models provided for display.
The British Overseas Railways Historical Trust
model Display & books
Various models.
7mm scale layoutUp The Line - 1918 - a British War Department Light railway in operation towards the end of the First World War.O16.5 scale model railway representing 60cm gauge.
Birches Barn Extension Railway
This live steam layout will be demonstrating a wide range of large scale WW1 models.
16mm scale - 32mm gauge - representing 60cm gauge railways.
Over the Top1/35 scale model
"Owen's Bridge" - A COPY of the layout that launched Bachmann's WW1 009 range in 2017. 009 (4mm Scale) - 9mm gauge track representing 60cm narrow gauge.
"Somewhere in Europe"
This layout, originally built for the British Legion to demonstrate the design of trenches and the scale of the conflict to schools.
1/35th scale
List of attending models & model engineering displays