Payment details:

If you intend paying by cheque please use the open cheque method.  If your order is for £10.00, and £2.15 postage and packing, you would endorse your cheque as “Not more than say: Fifteen pounds”. This margin will allow for any price increase or error in calculations. I will complete the cheque to the value of the order. A detailed invoice is always included with your order.

Credit and debit card facilities are now available by phone.

Orders under £10.00 subject to a surcharge of 60p

Card Payments & BACs

PayPal is not accepted.

247 Developments.
Welcome to 247 Developments 2016 web site 
Model Locomotive Name Plates & Detailing supplies for Steam & Diesels Locos
Post and Packing.

Due to the complexities of the latest Royal Mail ' price restructure
it is difficult to quote for mixed orders. As a rough guide here are some examples: (first class)

Plates and packing in a padded mail lite bag:
    £2.15 for orders under 100g.
& £3.00 for orders under 250g
Small parcels: £4.60  for orders under 2kg (wagon kits)

Proof of posting is acquired for ALL orders sent out.

Diesel & electric name plates and detailing parts
are available from   Shawplan.
Coughed and spluttered
Except low loaders & prime movers.
2mm & 4mm Plates
 4mm Detailing
2mm, 3mm, 4mm & 7mm Wagon Kits & Parts
Cookie free zone.
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Updated .Sep 2022
Moblie users.
Contact info.
Office hours:
Monday to Wednesday & Friday 9.30am till 4.30pm
Saturday 9.30 till 12.00

We are closed all day Thursdays,Sunday & Bank Holidays &
The 1st Monday of the Month

247 Developments 2016
1 Pen Y Banc
Seven Sisters
SA10 9AB
01639 701583

Please note: collecting orders is BY OPPOINMENT ONLY
Post and packing as below.
Please note: ' 2016'  after the Developments.
If you would like to order & pick up at a Show Please leave at least 7 days Notice
There may be days when I need to be away from the office if there is no answer please leave your name and phone number on the answering machine and your call will be returned at the earliest.
International callers: please e-mail to arrange taking your call out side our opening Hours.
Our New Range
Dulais Valley Models
3D printed body's for Scammell 3 wheel trucks
Latest etch should be with Us soon then we will be
packing these plates  & will be Updating the web site as we go

Orders now being taken for the
next sheet of new plates due
early 1st Quarter 2021.
Heads-up for advance information

Caledonian Railway smokebox 'star' decorations.

Penarth (Cardiff)
July 6th-7th 2024

EM summer Shipley
August 17th-18th 2024

September 21st-22nd 2024

October 26th-27 2024

BRM Doncaster
Feb 2025

York (Easter)
April 19th-21st 2025

Rmweb Members day
April  2025

BRM Thornbury (Bristol)

May  2025 ??

Railex Aylesbury
May 2025 ??

4mm Coach Parts
In mid 2020 we took over LFC Plates,
Some of the Range Needs Cutting out by the Customer These plates are listed in Our Ebay shop.

Orders once posted are not classed as lost in the post until 10 working days after date posted
We post out Orders Once a week on a Friday
Dulais Valley Models                   3d Printed Body's
Shawplan has No connection with 247 Developments
We will be closed From 3.30pm Friday 5th of July & Re-opening 9.30am Tuesday 9th of  July As were Attending the Penarth Show

Weekend's we are attending Shows
see Below for  Dates


New Loco Connecting Rods
for the Tri-ang chassis with 8'3'' x 7'9'' spacing £3.00
cat No L500

Our 7mm plates are now Being sold Via Ebay click here for link
Back in Stock
Springside Lamps
F10 fibre washers
F16 Double Fire Iron set

LMS RoadStone Wagon kit
K76 7mm £45.00

September 2023
In Stock Now
GWR Coral Wagon kit
K410 4mm £15.00
K73 7mm £40.00
GWR Hydra G19 Wagon kit
K411 4mm £15.00
K74 7mm £35.00
LMS 12 ton Traction Truck
K412 4mm £15.00
K75 7mm £40.00
LMS RoadStone Wagon kit
K23 2mm N Gauge set of 2 Body's £10.00
K413 4mm £20.00


GWR Aero Wagon Body

K49 4mm pack of 2 £15
K72 7mm single     £25
GWR Coral Wagon Kit
K410 4mm              £15
K73 7mm                £40

BU13 Dumb Buffer set of 4 unpainted £1.00

BU14 Dumb Buffer set of 4 painted £2.50

Port Talbot Plates
Now Part Of 247 Developments
Updated September 2022