Coal and Limestone Carrying Model Railways
Exhibition presented by The Stephenson Locomotive Society
Saturday 8 June
Sunday 9 June
11am - 4pm
Donations welcome, free entry
An exhibition of the following models:
Kepier Colliery - the acclaimed ‘00’ gauge layout by John Cook.
St. George’s Quay - ‘0’ gauge coal staith by Alan Gray.
Croft Depot - ‘P4’ scale Stockton & Darlington landsale depot by Duncan Wilcock.
Burnard’s Drift at Rainton Colliery - ‘00’ gauge. The late Jack Burnard’s last project, completed and presented by Neil Glencross & Melvin Heslop.
Bradyll Colliery - ‘N’ gauge super pit and village by Joan Lowes.
Brown’s Coal Yard - ‘N’ gauge landsale depot by Joe Brown.
Middle Peak – ‘EM’ gauge Derbyshire quarry sidings by Graham Hudson and the North East and Borders Group of the EM Gauge Society.
Marine Park Yard - ‘00’ gauge Tyneside exchange yard created by Ian Blenkinsopp and owned by Les Paul.
plus the Museum’s own Willington Waggonway Wash Pond diorama.
North Eastern Railway High Level Coal Staiths - David Fraser.
Come along and add your memories to the story.
Historic Photographs. A dip into the collection of David Dunn and The Armstrong Railway Photographic Trust.