Aimed at directing searchers toward recognised rail clubs, societies and associations where: 1) historical research material can be obtained or deposited. 2) others of similar interest can be contacted. 3) find local, national and international model rail resources. 4) rail related information can be found and shared. 5) model making tips can be found and shared. 6) answer detail, technical, historical and beginners' questions relating to the various aspects of the hobby. This is a fascinating hobby with many facets that can be enjoyed by anyone at any age. With nearly 200 years of history to support it, the range of subjects is attractive too. This is the realm where people really can suspend their disbelief. Who wants to be an engine driver...?
The 'S' Scale Model Railway Society
3/16" scale is somewhere between 4mm and Gauge 0, usually modelling to high standards. Provides choice of browser viewing modes on arrival.
The 2mm Scale Association
Information about 2mm Scale (1:152), predominantly scratch building. Information about the Association and membership rates. Articles, photographic albums, and links to other specialist 2mm sites. Some support for 1:160 finescale (FiNe) and Nn3/Nm.
3mm - The Three-Millimetre Society
Features its history, background to TT3 gauge, picture galleries and membership information.
Chiltern Model Railway Association
Founded in 1965 the Association, through its membership, aims to encourage and promote the model railway hobby in the UK.
Lionel Collectors Club of America (LCCA)
An international club of electric toy train lovers, operators and collectors. Publishes The Lion Roars (news), Interchange Track (Buy-Sell-Trade); train meets, conventions, swapping events for fans of all ages.
Lionel Operating Train Society
A large collection of articles, reviews, individual pieces, and photos, all dedicated to Lionel Trains.
N Gauge Society
Promotes N Gauge Model Railways, supports the hobby and provides a forum for all N Gauge enthusiasts.
NTRAK Modular Railroading Society, Inc.
Provides specifications and information about NTRAK modules, the most popular model railroading module type. NTRAK is for N scale (1:160). Includes links to NTRAK local and regional clubs.
Toy Train Operating Society
Dedicated to the operating and collecting of trains of all makes and eras. Includes information about activities, a membership application, a directory of divisions, a calendar of events, and publications. Located in Pasadena, California, USA.
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