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Visit Echills Wood Model Railway

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Model Engineering at its very best!

Date and Time

25 July 2018 - 11:30-13:30

Location

Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom - icon_popup  (See map)

Organiser

Jointly organised by the UK - W.Mids:Coventry&Warks and UK - W.Mids:Coventry&Warks local networks.


About this event


Tour of the engineer sheds, signal box and workshops and a ride on a train throughout the 2Km railway.

Programme


Report to the Engine Sheds at 11:30am

Continuing Professional Development

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Additional information


Echills Wood Model Railway is a 7½" gauge, 1/8th scale model railway with stem and "diesel" engines and ride-on carriages.

The visit includes a tour of the engine sheds, workshops, signalling, track, and a 20 minute ride.

Young people especially welcomed, they will enjoy the event and be inspired to consider STEM subjects at school.

This is the fifth year that we have visited the railway and the event is always popular.

NB Car parking charges. Exact change please. Please see Kingsbury Water Park for the current charges.
 
The railway is in the Kingsbury Water Park north of Coleshill.
 

There is a cafe in the park and lots of activities for young people, most are free.


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