SKIPTON & DISTRICT RAILWAY SOCIETY
The Society owns several exhibition layouts in different scales and gauges. One of these layouts (Lofthouse in Gauge O is complete and exhibitable. Dolores, (American Sn3) has recently been re-modelled and is also available for exhibition. The third layout (Wards End, Gauge O) is not exhibitable at present.
Construction of a fourth layout Croglam Castle in 00 gauge began in late 2010 and has progressed as far as baseboards and track. Wiring and control panels are also complete as are a number of buildings.
Our fifth layout, Cowling Top (O gauge) was formerly a member's home layout and was kindly donated to the club. It has been modified to operate from the rear and a loco servicing facility has been added.
Scale: 7mm/ft, Gauge: 32mm (Gauge 0 F/S), Nidd Valley Light Railway, 1920s.
Scale: 3/16in/ft, Gauge: 9/16in (Sn3), Rio Grande Southern, 1950s.
Scale: 7mm/ft, Gauge: 32mm (OFS). LMS/LNER somewhere to the south east
Gauge: 16.5mm (00). Very loosely based on Kirkby Stephen East.