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The Locoshed Whitefield

48 Bury Old Road | Opposite the Welcome Public House, Whitefield, Bury M45 6TL, England
+44 161 772 0103
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A model shop with an owner that realy looks after his clients wether they buy or not.

As an old railway modeller this shop is like a breath of fresh air as there is never any pressure... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
Ian P
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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
Fantastic help and kindness

Ivisited this month I was only after a very small item this did not matter I was greeted with usual... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
ianw1192016
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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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Feb 5, 2018
“A model shop with an owner that realy looks after his clients wether they buy or not.”
Jul 20, 2017
“Fantastic help and kindness”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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48 Bury Old Road | Opposite the Welcome Public House, Whitefield, Bury M45 6TL, England
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+44 161 772 0103
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

As an old railway modeller this shop is like a breath of fresh air as there is never any pressure to buy and there is so much stock it would take you a good couple of hours take it all in.More than just a railway...More

Thank Ian P
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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

Ivisited this month I was only after a very small item this did not matter I was greeted with usual hello would you like a brew nothing to much trouble you are left to wonder around ask questions you also pick up lots of ideas...More

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Reviewed December 13, 2016

Absolute top-quality service from Jim at The Locoshed, Manchester. The perfect model shop, Jim will always try his best to find a particular model you are looking for and if he doesn't have it (which is rare!) he will be on the lookout for one...More

1  Thank Richard B
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Reviewed December 10, 2016

Jim and staff went beyond the call of duty to find the model I was searching for as gift for a relative. Would highly recommend this shop.

Thank zsmethurst
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Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

A lovely model shop stocked with lots of model railway items both new and preowned. Very welcoming. Jim and his helpers go out of their way to help you find what you are looking for and if not in stock Jim will do his best...More

Thank John S
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Reviewed September 15, 2016

I've visited this shop on numerous occasions at various times and have always had a warm sincere welcome even a mug of tea great service also great prices Shop is well stocked and wel set out overall a great little independent shop worth the journey...More

Thank ianw1192016
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Reviewed February 24, 2016

Staff are always helpful and advise you in buying the best gifts. I was buying a gift for my father for his birthday and the were really helpful. For all you train buffs it's a great place to go

Thank Nicola M
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Reviewed December 22, 2015

Established for over 7 years now but backed up with hundreds of years of staff experience this is one of the last Old Fashioned Model Railway shops where service matters. Don't expect a computerised walk-in store, talk and advice are plentiful here! Well stocked and...More

1  Thank ChrisofBriefield
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