Hundreds Enjoy South Cheshire Model Engineering Society Open Day

Model steam train ride (1)

South Cheshire Model Engineering Society held their annual open day on Saturday 14th September 2013.

This free event took place on their premises at the rear of the Peacock Hotel, Crewe Road, Willaston CW5 6NE.

There were model steam and electric train rides, a display of larger gauge locomotives, a demonstration of equipment used by the hobby engineer of yesteryear in ‘Mike’s Shed‘, a photo display of the history of the Society along with refreshments served by Society volunteers in the Clubhouse, whilst further refreshments were available outside from the Wilson House Scouts.

Model steam train ride

The event was enjoyed by hundreds of visitors and the rain stayed away all day.

The Society currently has eighty members and meets on the first Tuesday of every month at 7.45pm in their Clubhouse.

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Story and Photos courtesy of Jonathan White