Model Rail Useful Links



Rails of Sheffield

Producers of Rolling Stock




Rapido Trains

Revolution Trains


Greenock Model Rail Club




Brassmasters Suppliers of kits, accessories and detailing kits, as well as parts which complement the Scalescenes range of buildings

Dart Castings – manufacture and supply miniature figures and scenic accessories, made from etched brass and cast white metal, in the Dart Castings, Monty’s Models and Shire Scenes product ranges along with model railway vehicle detailing parts in the MJT Scale Components range.

Foamex Apparently very good for building scenic buildings etc

Fox Transfers – waterslide transfers, etched products and vinyl stickers.

Harburn Hobbies

Lanarkshire Models & Supplies

Precision Labels – a similar offering to Fox Transfers above.

Scalescenes Downloadable, printable, and customisable kits of a variety of buildings for use on many scales of layout.

Shawplan – locomotive names plates and etching details


Ten Commandments

West Hill Wagon Works – suppliers of Hunt couplings, as well layout accessories, scenics for workshop & depot, lineside, station platform, figures, locomotive drivers and parts.

DCC Digital Decoders

DCCex Homespun DCC using Raspberry Pi and Arduino

DCC with Python DCC automation with Python – RPi – Hornby Elite

ESU DCC and Loksound decoders

Trains Specific Information

Rail Online – the UK’s largest online railway photograph library for your prototype photographs

Class 24/25/26 – DerbySulzers (also includes pics and info of other classes here)

BR Database

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