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The Building Housing the Model Railway in Markeaton Park

These photographs depict the model railway building in Markeaton Park. Famous Trains Model Railway raised £150,000 to replace the roof, replace all the electric circuits, insulate the building and refurbish it, as well as making it safe for disabled people to enter. The work was completed by 11 November 2013. Famous Trains erected and modified the Chinley model railway and opened it to the public on 12 April 2014. aiming at about 150 public days per year.


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