Society was formed in 1971 to bring together people interested in model
engineering in Stafford and the surrounding area.
are a small friendly society with around 100 members of all ages whose
interests span the full range of model engineering activities, with emphasis on
live steam locomotives.
track site here has a raised track for 2 ½”, 3 ½” and 5” gauge locomotives and
a ground level track for 5” and 7 ¼” gauge, complete with loading ramp,
turntable, locomotive and carriage sidings.
has many connections with narrow gauge railways and the growing popularity of
modelling these in 16mm/ft scale has been recognised and a garden railway with
32mm (0 gauge) track has been constructed.
latest addition to the site is a gauge 1 garden railway with 45mm track. This
means that we can now accommodate locomotive of all gauges.
the winter evenings we have a series of talks and events usually on the last
Tuesday of the month at the clubhouse.
applications can be obtained from the Membership Secretary, 68 Cannock Road,
Stafford ST17 0QQ.
can be found on site on Thursday and Sunday mornings all year. In the summer
months we meet on a Tuesday Evening for club steaming and general track site
maintenance. The kettle is always on.
are welcome at our running sessions and evening meetings. Boiler certificates
are required for any visitor wishing to run a locomotive. This applies to all
are always on the lookout for new members, please come and visit us, you will
be made most welcome.