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WC&P Railway Anniversary Exhibition

October 22, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Celebrating the 120th anniversary of the original opening of the Weston, Clevedon and Portishead Light Railway. This is a unique one-off event in a spacious venue. There will be top-class layouts, original WC&PR artefacts and photo displays, dioramas and static models in different scales.

Supported by varied society stands and traders.

Easy access from M5 junction 19. Venue in attractive location next to Marina.

Light refreshments available.

Further details to come.

OPENING TIMES:  SUN 10am – 4 pm
ADMISSION:  Adults £4.00  Concessions £4.00  Children £2.00

Layouts attending the show:

Ashcombe Road – EM Gauge – WC&PR
Clevedon – EM Gauge – WC&PR
Bleadon – O Gauge – Fictitious Extension of WC&PR
Rolvenden – P4 – Col Stephens K&esr
Rye Town – EM Gauge – Fictitious Extension of the K&esr
Severn Mill – O Gauge – Fictitious Light Railway from Thornbury
Corris Station – OO9 – Welsh Narrow Gauge
Portisend – OO Gauge – Layout from Germany Inspired by WC&PR
Canterbury Gate – O Gauge – East Kent Railway
River Yeo – N Gauge – WC&PR Scenic Layout

Traders in attendance:

Stuart Booth – Art in Motion
Aspire Gifts & Models
Mainline & Maritime
Antics Models
Lester Harrison Memorabilia

There will be a demonstration by:

Model painting demonstrations by Brian Lewis.

There will also be displays by:

Diorama of Portishead South station on WC&PR.
Diorama of Salford Terrace, Tonbridge, Col Stephens HQ.
Diorama of Black Rock quarry on WC&PR.
Colonel Stephens Society.
WC&P Railway Group.
Lynton & Barnstaple Railway Trust.
Sandford Station Railway Heritage Centre.
Portishead Railway Group.
Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways Societies.
Gordano Civic Society.
The Mendip Society

Details

Date:
October 22, 2017
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Organiser

WC&P Railway Group
Phone:
01275847139
Website:
http://www.wcprgroup.org.uk/

Venue

Parish Wharf Leisure Centre,
Harbour Road
Portishead, Somerset  BS20 7DD United Kingdom
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Phone:
01275847139
Website:
http://www.wcprgroup.org.uk/

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