Shearwater Aviation Museum Annual Spring Hobby Show

What: The show will be a multi-discipline event featuring model Aircraft, Armor, Ship, Figure, Science Fiction, Automotive subjects, and Model Railway layouts; Dolls and Dollhouse Miniatures; Radio Control Ship and Aircraft Models; a Lego display; Historical Gaming; a one day Model Contest; a Miniature workshop for children, a Trade Fair, and much, much more. Please […]

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MFMR Annual Convention 2018

MAKE TRACKS FOR TRURO II 2018 1 June 2018 to 3 June 2018 The Truro Model Railroaders Association will be Hosting the 2018 Maritime Federation of Model Railroaders Annual Convention at the Legion Stadium on Lorne Street Truro Nova Scotia. The Venue will be accessible from 1200 Hrs on 1st June to 1200 Hrs on […]

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Sample Maritime Branchline

If you are considering  joining the MFMR and were curious what your membership dues gets you, here is a sample issue of the Maritime Branchline. The Maritime Branchline Spring 2017

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Turnouts 101

This post goes along with the Turnout clinic that Chris Mears, Taylor Main, and Scott Jay presented at the 1st (hopefully annual) Maritime Prototype Modelers Meet held on June 27, 2015.  It is not necessary to have attended the clinic in order to learn how to build a turnout – this page should provide the […]

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Narragansett Bay Railway & Navigation Company Video

“Narragansett Bay Railroad, NS division, layout in full display and operation at the Dartmouth Sportsplex Show held on 22-23 Nov 2014.​ The assembled layout covered 713 square feet with 104 feet of running track. Our next show will be held at the Shearwater Aviation Museum Annual Spring Hobby Show in Dartmouth 11-12 April 2014”

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Andrew Castle in MRH

Andrew Castle has an article in the October, 2014 issue of Model Railroad Hobbyist on-line magazine. “I saw my first blue-painted Pam Am Railways locomotives on a 2011 trip to New England. During a stop in Waterville ME I saw MEC 610 waiting to depart with a southbound road freight, I only had time for […]

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The MFMR is on Facebook!

The MFMR now has a Facebook page! Search for Maritime Federation of Model Railroaders or click the like button on the left to find our page.  Please post anything you would like to share with your fellow model railroaders in the Maritimes.

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Will Lawrence in the News

Will Lawrence was in the local newspaper – The Enfield Weekly Press. Posted on January 9, 2013 Abby Cameron Maitland – Who doesn’t love trains; those big lumbering pieces of machinery with the rhythmic clacking, their lonesome whistle as they move on to parts unknown. However, some train enthusiasts have trains that will whistle, and […]

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Jason Shron Visits the Maritimes

Jason (Rapido Trains Inc.) with David (the organizer of the 2013 MFMR Convention – Jitney Special) Jason Shron of Rapido Trains Inc. visited the Maritimes this past summer.  He recently made a blog post about his trip and some of the local modelers he visited. He includes photos of his visits with Duane Porter at […]

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