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Suppliers of miniature road vehicles and finescale Laser Cut, 3D Printed, Resin and Ready made models kits and components for use by Railway and Diorama Modellers

Vintage Miniature


Vintage Miniature


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designed on Teesside by a Yorkshireman and made on Orkney

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Is Our Road Transport Section contains ranges by Oxford, BT Models and ourselves.

Our Model Buildings range made using High quality card, all our models reflect the Georgian and early Victorian townscapes

Our river Canal and coastal models ranges which includes harbour and canal wharfage and quayside accessories

Our ranges celebrating the English countryside as it was up until the 1970's

Our range of aircraft which you might see at one of our smaller airfields or on a local flying  or gliding club

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All Vintage Miniature Models own brand models are designed on Teesside by a Yorkshireman and created on  Orkney by

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The 4mm version of the Thames Barge comes in at £75.00 for the basic OO Version. ThePlug and Play  pre-built models Range in price from £90.00 for the basic model to £125. For a fully detailed OO model complete with Crew, ships dog or Cat and a Cargo. At the same time we are also pleased to say we are also now selling the OO version of the Artitec 120 metric tonnes Rhine Barge Which, although Dutch in origin can be readily be seen on Britains Navigable Rivers, the Manchester Ship Canal and is the standard barge on the Aire-Calder Navigation. Some of the older versions are popular as House Boats.


Prices N Gauge Kit £26 Ready made £52 House boat modification £62 OO Gauge £56.00 for the Barge Kit From £85.00 for the Plug and play pre-Built version and £90 for the House Boat version.

Also now available our model Buildings Range including a range based on West

Yorkshire prototypes including Jacksons Bridge near Holmfirth which was used as the location of Howard and Pearls, Cleggys and Hobo's homes in TV series "Last of the Summer Wine". We also undertake Diorama commissions Using our own and Petite Properties and Peedie Models Buldings as pictured below. FAR LEFT one of our own Georgian High street shop models MIDDLE Oaktrees Brewery made using the "Liddle end" and "scenecraft" Building ranges RIGHT Akenthorpes Bus Garage built using our own Buildings range

Bloggers: Please note we only supply free Review samples to the Model Railway Press. All Bloggers

must purchase review samples in the normal way.

4MM Thames Barges on sale now

as Kits or Ready to use

Blackwater Maid Complete Hull in Primer Blackwater maid bow fittings Blackwater maid stern fittings

Shildon mrc Open Weekend                                    June 1st 2nd



Shildon MRC Exhibition                                       October 5th 6th

Hartlepool Exhibition                                        October 19th 20th

DLPG Exhibition Spennymoor                         October 26th 27th

Newcastle MRC Exhibition                          November 9th 10th    

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Wed 15 February 2019