Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have a permanent track?
Yes, we have a ¼ mile raised track of 5 and
3 ½ inch combined gauges situated on Oswestry Show Ground.
Click here for a map and directions.
How often do you meet?
We meet regularly on the 2nd Sunday of the month.
This may vary during the steaming months due to other engagements.
See our calendar to see where we will be.
Who is membership open to?
Membership to our society is open to all that pursue
model engineering activities and insurance is provided for all paying
members. Contact us for more details.
When was the Society formed?
The Society was formed in 1988 by a group of Model
Engineers who were attending the Model Engineering evening course
run by North Shropshire College.
Does the Society have its own locomotive?
Yes, the Society has its own club loco which was built
by the members of the Society. It is used throughout the summer
months at local fetes and shows.
Do you attend local events with a portable
Yes, the Society has its own club loco and portable
track available for events such as fetes and shows. If you are interested
in booking us for an event then please contact