UK model sources in Canada and the US.

(Last October 4th, 2022)

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The first part of this list is of those members of BRMNA who provide products and services that may be of interest to those modelling the UK scene.



Nigel Doran, 67 Hume Drive, Cambridge, ON, N1T 1N3

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We specialize in both new and used British locomotives, coaches, wagons, accessories, track, kits and parts from over 30 manufacturers. New inventory includes products from Hornby, Bachmann, Peco, Thomas and Friends, Heljan, Oxford Diecast, Ratio, Wills, Model Scene, Coopercraft, Cambrian, Slaters, Parkside-Dundas, Gibson, Markits,and many other brands in scales OO, N and O. Used items are test run and serviced before being offered for sale, used items includes products from Hornby, Bachmann, Lima, Dapol and others.

We are now an approved retailer for the Rapido UK product line and we are accepting pre-orders for these products.

We now have almost 3,000 items illustrated on our website and another 1,000 small parts and European trains gradually being added. Every item on our website is in stock or on order. Contact us if you don't see what you are looking for - we may not have listed it yet or we may be able to special order it for you. Goods will be shipped with tracking; insurance on request within Canada, and by the most cost effective manner to the USA and overseas. There is no minimum order value and shipping is charged at cost. We accept VISA, MasterCard and PayPal (you do not need to be a PayPal member) for mail orders. Debit cards are accepted in person.

We also exhibit at a number of model train shows each year throughout Ontario. Details of forthcoming shows can be found on our home page. As we can only bring a small portion of our stock, please call or email if there is something in particular you want to see. If you are planning to be in the Cambridge area, give us a call as visitors are always welcome by appointment.

FARES PLEASE (613-296-8187)
Steven David, 48 Yoho Drive, Ottawa, ON, K2M 2N1

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I am a distributor of OO gauge tram and bus kits by Tower Models (plastic bus and tram kits) and Hadfields (plastic Blackpool tram kits). Also, Corgi classics, Corgi original omnibus company and Corgi classics US range. Check out my website

FAZ MODEL TRAINS (905-482-9420)
Feisal Damji, 66 Mowatt Court, Thornhill, ON,L3T 6V9

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We buy and sell and deal in pre-owned, working train models: Triang, Hornby, Bachmann, Lima, Joueff, Mainline, Fleischmann and Roco.

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Parry Scale Models (613-962-7832)
Craig Parry, 190 James St, Belleville, ON, K8P 3L6

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Obsolete and hard-to-find "O" scal model railway structure kits from the steam age. Build service available.

Also buying: British narrow gauge locos and rolling stock - 16mm, 1/32, 7mm, O14.

TRAIN DOC (416-284-2559)
Chris Prentice, 19 Fintona Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M1E 1V4

I do repairs and carry spare parts for Hornby Dublo and Wrenn and have been doing so for many years. Among my tools, I have a remagnetizer which is critical for doing most repairs where the motor has to be disassembled.

To contact me by email


Roger Marler, 318 21 Avenue SW, suite #2,Calgary, AB, T2S 0G8

I am a scratch builder of buildings in 4mm and HO scale. I build British and North American structures on commission and would like to spread my connections beyond the local community. I would suggest that anyone interested in a commission or wanting to contact me check my weblog first so that they can gather some idea of my skill level and the end result.


BRITANNIA MODELS (604-465-5074)
Connor Park and Janet Park, Britannia Models, P.O. Box 176, Maple Ridge, B.C., Canada, V2X 7G1

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Britannia Models has been in business since 1997 and maintains the largest stock of British model trains, track and accessories, plus related diecast, in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. We carry OO, N & O scale products from companies such as Hornby, Bachmann Branchline, Dapol, DJ Models, Oxford Rail, Graham Farish, Metcalfe, Peco, Wills, Ration, Oxford Diecast, and more.

Lines carried include:

  • N-Scale: Dapol, DJ Models, Graham Farish, Peco, Metcalfe, Ratio, Oxford Diecast.
  • OO-Scale: Hornby, Bachmann Branchlines, Dapol, DJ Models, Oxford Rail, Metcalfe, Peco, Ratio, Wills, Corgi, Oxford Diecast
  • HO-Scale: Rapido, Atlas, Bowser, InterMountain
  • O-Scale: Dapol, DJ Models, Peco.
Our business hours are Tuesday to Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm, Pacific time. Contact us by phone during business hours, or through our website at your convenience. We are pleased to answer questions related to British model railways and the prototype. We accept Visa, Mastercard and PayPal.


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The following list is of other North American sources operated by non-BRMNA members that provide products and services that may be of interest to those modelling the UK scene.

Broughdale Hobby carry some new and second hand British equipment. They are located in London, Ontario and can be reached through their website.

3DK models, located in Fergus, ON, specialise in card building kits Their range and approach can be seen on their web site.

Train Classics in Wisconsin is another stockist of Hornby etc.

INTERNATIONAL HOBBIES stock some UK models and various modelling bits and pieces. They are located in Auburn, California and can be reached through their website.


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