2017 Model of the Year winners

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2017 Model of the Year winners

Below are the award winners from the 2017 Model of the Year competition. Congratulations to the winning and highly commended entries, and our thanks to everyone who took part by entering, to those who took time to look at the many excellent models on display, and to the MOTY stewarding and judging team. A fuller set of photographs will appear in “16mm Today”.

Category Award Name Model
Allcomers Locomotive Trophy Winner Steve Bell Festiniog Railway Locomotive “Little Giant”
Jack Wheldon Memorial Trophy Winner Jason Morgan NWNGR Single Fairlie Moel Tryfan
Jack Wheldon Memorial Trophy Highly Commended Vince Sherwood Coal fired Mamod
Butterley Trophy Winner Dave Watkins WW1 Crewe tractor
Butterley Trophy Highly Commended Mark Cox An early 20th Century American Speeder
Andrew Neale Challenge Trophy Winner Daniel Newton Clayton Battery loco No 5843
Andrew Neale Challenge Trophy Highly Commended John Mileson Double ended Fairlie
Lineside Trophy Winner Patrick Cross Highley Signal Box
Passenger Stock Shield Winner David Thompson Welsh Highland Railway Buffet Car c. 1927-29
Passenger Stock Shield Highly Commended Douglas Roberts Great Western Narrow Gauge Coaches – drawing upon Welshpool Pickering & Vale of Rheidol GWR coaches
Rolling Stock Trophy Winner Mike Pinder Wooden oval colliery tubs
Rolling Stock Trophy Highly Commended Jeremy Viewing Wellingborough & Finedon Ironstone Railway ore wagons
Gordon Diplock Trophy Winner Ken Davidge Freelance Permanent Way van/wagon + crane in very poor condition
Gordon Diplock Trophy Highly Commended Mark Cox An early 20th Century American Speeder
Peter Jones Trophy Winner Vince Sherwood Coal fired Mamod
Peter Jones Trophy Highly Commended Douglas Roberts Great Western Narrow Gauge Coaches – drawing upon Welshpool Pickering & Vale of Rheidol GWR coaches
Modular Layout Cup Winner Laurence Smith Upchit Creek halt and miniature railway. Mr Clinkers coal merchants.
Modular Layout Cup Highly Commended Nigel Town Three modules
Modular Layout Cup Highly Commended John W Whitbread Module system station, engine shed
Layouts award Winner Mendip Vale
2017-04-12T13:41:24+00:00 April 11th, 2017|2017 post-show news, News|