Model Railways and Locomotives Magazine

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Model Railways and Locomotive Magazine was an early British magazine devoted to railway modelling. It existed between January 1909 and 1916.

History and profile[edit]

The first volume was published in January 1909. The founder was Henry Greenly.[1] It was edited by Henry Greenly and W J Bassett-Lowke, who are well known in the history of model railways. Henry Greenly was a prolific author while Bassett-Lowke went on to found a model railway manufacturing company which still exists under the Hornby company.

Model Railways and Locomotive Magazine was published on a monthly basis.[1] The magazine was informative on railway lore and carried many construction articles. It ceased publication in 1916.[1]


  1. ^ a b c "Henry Greenly". Steam Index. Retrieved 29 June 2016. 
  • Model Railways and Locomotives bound volumes 1 to 12 1909