March & District Model Railway ClubClub Outing 9 July 2014
The group photograph was taken on the occasion of The Club Annual Outing
A coach party from March and Wisbech, earlier in the summer, went to visit The North Norfolk Railway, (‘Poppy Line’) at Sheringham to enjoy the opportunity to make steam train trips on the Sheringham – Weybourne-
The day also included the pleasure of a lunch taken en route in the dining cars of the restored Quad Arts carriages, built originally by Sir Nigel Gresley in 1924.
The day also included a guided tour of the engine shed and workshops to view the on-
There was plenty of opportunity for everyone to explore the various other attractions along the Poppy Line. This included the splendidly restored Edwardian loos at Weybourne for those who needed to make the detour!
There was also ample time for general socialising and strolls around Sheringham and an enjoyable and rain-
To promote and encourage the interest in and building of model railways. Mostly but not exclusively in ‘OO’ 4mm scale, ‘O’ 16.5mm narrow gauge and also ‘N’ gauge.