Colchester & District

Model Railway Club




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After the resumption of normal activity in 2022, there has been a rationalisation of the various groups and the status of the layouts

Club Layouts for Exhibition


Exhibition Status

 Location & time period

Layout manager
OO finescale      
Stratford Road In storage, could be available U.K. East End of London in the period 1955 to 1968 Peter Vestey
Broadgate Street

Under Construction - 2024

U.K. East End of London in the period 1955 to 1968

Club Secretary

Arbor lane In storage UK heritage Club Secretary

Broadham ‘OO’

Under Construction - 2023

Track laying has continued with the main lines and points laid and wired with some testing ongoing. The layout is now on its’ proper trestles although this has produced some levelling issues.  Broadham has reused the turntables from the group's previous layout,  Arbor lane

Mike Wife
Kenneth Hall Possible The layout is in storage after being donated to the club. Club Secretary
Midshire Llight Railway Not currently available

Free style narrow gauge layout based on nowhere in  particular


Bergholt Junction

 Under construction

UK - London East end 1950/1970s.   The layout is  bilevel design.  The low level track work is complete and work is being done on the upper level which runs along the rear of the layout. Alan Pittard

Hunter's Drove


 LNER 1947

This was Gerry Greenwood's final layout. 
 The club has refurbished  the layout.  It  is kept
available in memoriam of Gerry


Alan Pittard

PIM Under construction - 2024 Modular - Any place,  Anywhen

Ian Child


Privately owned layouts available through the Club. 


Exhibition Status

 Location & time period

Layout manager
Buda Available Buda Illinois, 1960-90, BN main line Paul Evans
St Saviour St Availables BR corparate Blue Tim Chandler

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