Garden Model Railway Open Day - August 2014

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Model Railway Open Day

Sunday 24th August 2014

10am - 4pm

  • OOgarden

Colin's OO gauge Model Railway

Includes shed layout with small garden loop

Admission Free

Refreshments Available

Donations to Trimley Station Community Trust

28 Dains Place, Trimley St Mary

Ipswich Transport and Model Festival 2014

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Trimley Station Community Trust will be supporting Scograil at their event which forms part of the Ipswich Transport and Model Festival on Saturday 28th June 2014.  Scograil will be donating their proceeds to the Trimley Station project.

Scograil and Trimley Station Community Trust will be at:

Cauldwell Hall Road Baptist Church, see map below:


Event Details are:

Saturday 28th June - Ipswich Transport and Model Festival (all attraction entry ticket £9.50 adults and concessions, £1 for accompanied children)

Visit three great attractions on one inclusive ticket - the Transport Museum, The Ipswich Railway Modellers Association HQ and the Ipswich Model Engineering Society. A free bus service links the sites and Scograil Model Railways using historic vehicles. Special attractions at each site -

Buses start at 9.45am, Museum open 10am - 4pm (see bus timetable)

Other attractions en route are planned- see website for details. 10am - 4.30pm (*joint event ticket holders only).

Quiz Night - with Phil Hadwen 14 March 2014

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  • 14-3-14 QuizNight1

A Celebration - Good Times

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Click here to view photographs from the event


Tenancy Agreement Celebration

Sunday 2nd February 2014

at 2:00pm

Trimley Station Community Trust is delighted to announce that the signing of the Tenancy Agreement for the station buildings is imminent.

The Trust would be delighted if you could join them at the station on Sunday 2nd February to celebrate this very important milestone.

The trustees will be on hand if you would like to ask any questions or to discuss the community project further.

The Details:

Place: Trimley Station

Date: 2nd February 2014

Time: 2.00pm

Early 1960s Video

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Below is a video that has been passed to us by one of Friends, Colin D'Eath.  The video was itself filmed by the late Len Reed and shows a S & T Gang at work at Trimley Station, working on the points and Signal Box.

There is no sound with this video

Points to note:

  • Trimley Station Name Board
  • Topiary Arm Chair
  • Mobile Forge on Platform
  • Southern (Ipswich) Platform Building
  • Home Signal near Level Crossing
  • Bedford Lorry in Maroon & Cream
  • Ipswich Town Football Club Champions Celebrations
  • Felixstowe Town Signal Box
  • Camping Coaches (Pullmans) at Felixstowe Town
  • Wagons in Station Yard
  • Tea Break in Mess Van