Thistle Modelmakers Model Railway Club

Thistle Modelmakers Model Railway Club

Thistle Modelmakers Model Railway Club are a group of railway modellers in Edinburgh. Most of us are interested in OO railway modelling but we also have members that have built an Ho model railway layout as well as a Hoe model railway layout . We have been building model railways in Edinburgh, Scotland for many years and orgnised the Edinburgh model railway exhibition in Portobello.Thistle Modelmakers Model Railway Club in Edinburgh. Scotland attends many exhibitions in Scotland and England as well as exhibiting at exhibitions throughout europe.

The site has information on the layouts we have available for exhibitions, information on exhibitions where we will be exhibiting and some links to other websites we have found useful.1960s urban America.ho layout

If you are interested in becoming a member of Thistle Modelmakers Model Railway Club, the information is on the Contacts page.

Our exhibition layouts are set in Britain, Europe and the United States they include modern day German HO and HOe, a 1950s British OO model railway layout and 1930s backwoods America and 1960s urban America. The majority of our layouts are DCC controlled and some have DMX theatrical lighting effects to add interest for spectators.  Walker Falls also adds a fully synchronised sound track. If you would like us to exhibit at your show with any of our Club layouts please e-mail the Secretary via the Contacts page.
Thistle Modelmakers Model Railway Club in Edinburgh. Scotland
ho scale trains cross a bridge