Model Tram Links

These web sites have been helpful when researching, designing and building our model tramways.

East Lancs Model Tramway Supplies

Stocks a wide range of essentials for the tramway modeller in N, HO, OO, O and G Scales. Send 4 first class stamps for their extensive lists. John can also be contacted by email to

Grime Street Blog

Mark Casson describes the building of his 00 scale Grime Street, Leeds tramway and the production of his 3D printed 00 scale trams.


Halling make continental tram models in H0 scale and also supply 4-wheel and bogie type tram chassis.

Hasselhof(f) & Yellowthreads Treat

Steve Smith describes his 3.5mm scale model tramway layouts 'Hasselhof(f)', loosely based on the various European cities he has visited and his Hong Kong based 'Yellowthreads Treat'.

London Model Tramways

John Howe describes 'Kingsway Subway' and 'Dog Kennel Hill', his models of London Tramways and gives some of the tramways history.

Mark Hughes Models

Mark Hughes makes 4mm resin tram bodies, etched brass overhead fittings and many other useful items for model tram and bus builders.

New Walmington Pier

Dave Carson describes 'New Walmington Pier' which has been exhibited in the South of England for a number of years. Dave's Walmington Pier and our Ravenscar Pier are the only two pier tramways currently being exhibited.

Small Layout Scrapbook

Carl Arendt died in 2011 but had a website dedicated to micro or small layouts which is still available. There are some tram layouts featured including both our Sunderland Corporation and Sunderland District Tramways which can be found here on page 101a.

Terry Russell Trams

Terry Russell specialises in 7mm trams and tramways with this site offering almost everything needed for a working model of your choice.

Tramway & Light Railway Society

Founded in 1938, the TLRS is a national registered charity which caters for those interested in all aspects of Tramways, but is perhaps best known as the organization for the tramway modeller.

Tramway Modelling on Facebook

A page for tramway modellers which is supported by the Tramway & Light Railway Society.

Transport Models

A world-wide image library dedicated to all transport related scale models. So all from fire engines and military vehicles to trains and buses!

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