Welcome to the Chingford & District Model Engineering Club

Chingford is situated on the eastern edge of London (E4) close to both the 'North Circular' Ring Road and the M11 Motorway. Our interests in various forms of Model Engineering, make us a very active club and we also run two-scale railway tracks which are able to carry passengers. A Gauge One layout is also under construction.

Situated in Ridgeway Park, Chingford E4 6XU, the railways are used to give rides to members of the public on Sunday and Bank Holiday Monday afternoons between April and the end of September from 2pm - 5:30pm.

The Chingford and District Model Engineering Club is 71 years old. Our members come from all walks of life and do not necessarily have an engineering background. Membership is open to either gender (several of our female members are qualified train drivers) and starts at 10 for Apprentices, 14 for Juniors and 18 years for full membership.

About Us

C&DMEC is a great club with an amazing history.

Set in a Green Belt Park in Chingford, C&DMEC was founded in 1945 and is enjoyed by all ages.

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Hire The Railway

You can hire the railway during running season.

We can cater for both adult and childrens parties. You will have full use of your own minatiure railway & crew!

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Club Events

The clubs forthcoming meetings and events.

The club maintains a full calendar for club members to enjoy, including driver training and socials.

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