Welcome to the
The MMRS Modern
Traction Groups layout is
'OO' gauge and is based on a fictitious small terminus station
called 'Banks road' (named after the group
member, Ron Banks, who sadly passed
away).....It was built on baseboards that
were used in previous club layouts and the group salvaged as much as they could
from the old layout
they were building in our old (larger) clubhouse.
runs British modern traction:
This includes diesels from the Green days right up to the
latest EWS/ DRS etc traction. DMU's
may also be found alongside the freight.
The layout is run end to end
and includes a DMU maintenance area, a Traction
Maintenance Depot, a number of sidings/carriage/wagons and a
The layout is fully controlled by DCC. The
track has also changed from Peco Code 100 to code 75.
Electrofrog turnouts are being used to maximise smooth
There are only a few members in the group so if anybody wishes to contribute or just come down
and run some (DCC) stock, they are most welcome!