Bursledon Brickworks Museum 2021

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Welcome to our inaugural Show Report.
We were invited to display at the Historic Vehicle Event on Sunday August 22nd at the Bursledon Brickworks Museum. 

Members attending from left to right were:
Geoff Young, Ken Winters , David Mcnair Taylor, John Wills, Dave (and Andrea) Reith, Alan Gamblin and Alan Hall.

                                           Photo by Andrea Reith

It was a beautiful sunny day for our first get together and a good selection of models were on display.

HMS Warspite       Geoff Young              HMS Hood             John Wills (Owner)        RMS Roma                   John Wills (Owner)

HMS Black Prince Geoff Young              HMS Antrim            Alan Gamblin              Typhoon Aircraft        David McNair Taylor

HMS Somali          Alan Gamblin            USS Roosevelt      Dave Reith                  Tiger 2 Tank                David McNair Taylor

IJN Shimotsuki      Dave Reith                HMS Active            Alan Hall                    Leopard 2 A6             Dave Reith

HMS Diamond     David McNair Taylor     HMS Kirkliston      David McNair Taylor     Opal Calibra DTM      Dave Reith

HMS Ark Royal     David McNair Taylor    U552  U-boat       David McNair Taylor       Fairground Vehicles   Ken Winters

A thank you note from Bursledon Brickworks Museum,

"Many thanks to the South Coast Modellers for bringing all the warships and other models to the Brickworks Museum Event yesterday.   We were lucky with the weather and I think everyone enjoyed themselves.   Hope to see you again next year.


Best Wishes,



Pam Formby (Events the Brickworks Museum – Charity No 1170043)."

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David McNair Taylor's magnificent U552 Type VIIC U-Boat complete with its own light and sound show.


Dave Reith's Arleigh Burke Class USS Roosevelt featuring navigation lights, rotating helicopter blades, movable helicopter from hangar to deck, turning radar and rotating gun turret.


Alan Hall's Type 21 HMS Active 


Geoff Young's HMS Black Prince and Alan Gamblin's HMS Somali


Ken Winter's display of his Fairground Vehicles


Dave Reith's Leopard Tank and Opal Calibri
David McNair Taylor's Tiger Tank and his Typhoon with working propeller, lights and engine sounds


Dave Reith's IJN Shimotsuki in the foreground with Geoff Young's HMS Warspite behind.


A 200th Scale HMS Hood in the foreground with a County Class Destroyer HMS Antrim behind.