March 25th, 2017 Meet

Display Table Photos

The long display table quickly filled up with models.

The underside of Dave's "magnetic" pickle car.

Here's the top side.

Alex's S scale RTR tank car.

Bob's Bucyrus crane built from a Sheepscot Models kit.

This is Bob's latest project - Graves Elevator.

Which was built from a Bars Mills Limited kit.

Peter built this bank from a Frenchman River resin kit.

FRed brought out a number of freight cars starting with this Canadian Liquid Air.

P&LE gondola with Texaco Tank Car that "was used" to transport oil.

Hookers Chemical tank car.

Bordens Milk Tank Car.

Dow Chemicals Of Canada.

David's vintage Capital Water Tank Car.

Grant's "in progress" Cranberry Church.

Grant's HOn3 Conoco Tank Car.

Grant built this Miner's Cabin in one weekend.

David's 7mm SAR NGGib Garratt.

Plaques pertaining to Grant's MMR Certificate.

For the March meet, we'll be congregating at the Emmanual United Church on Smyth Road. The meet will take place in the hall on the upper floor.

Location: The Emmanuel United Church
691 Smyth Road, Ottawa

The church is located in the north corner of Smyth and Dauphin Roads, just east of the CHEO Hospital.

Click on Map for a larger image.


The program will consist of clinics in the morning followed by layout tours in the afternoon.


The subject for the January Display table is Something That Holds Fluids. .
But don't let that limit you, feel free to bring in any railroad related item!


The entry fee is $7.00 at the door.
NMRA members can join the SLD / NMRA and enjoy all of its benefits for a nominal fee and guests are always welcome.

Please feel free to call any member of the Executive if you have any questions or ideas. We always appreciate your input.

Meet Timetable

9:30 AM Doors open $7.00 Admission charge.

Registration, Membership, Raffle ticket sales, Coffee.

10:00 AM Introductions
Superintendent's welcome and any new business.
Morning Activities Clinic 1: 2ft Welsh Railways
David Steer

Clinic 2: TBD

Display Table

12:30 - 1:30 PM Lunch Break
Members are on their own to seek nourishment before the afternoon activities.
1:30 - 4:30 PM Layout Tours
Maps to be handed out at the meet.

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