Payment details:

If you intend paying by cheque please use the open cheque method.  If your order is for £10.00, and £1.20 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 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:  £1.65 / Signed: £3.05 for orders under 100g.
& £2.25 / Signed: £3.65 for orders under 250g
Small parcels: £2.85 / Signed: £4.25 for orders under 500g

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
4mm Wagon Parts & RTR
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Updated .Jan 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.
16mm Wagon numbers
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.

BRM Doncaster
Feb 12th & 13th 2020

York (Easter)
Cancelled 2022

Rmweb Members day
April 24th 2022

Thornbury (Bristol)
April 29th-may 1st 2022

May 14th 15th 2022

Penarth (Cardiff)
July 2nd-3rd 2022

EM summer
August 20th 21st 2022

New venue High Wycombe
September 24th 25th 2022

October 22nd 23rd 2022

Railex Aylesbury
May 27-28th

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
16mm Scale Plates
2MM, N-Gauge
We Have Reintroduced the 2mm range of plates
if you would like a PDF file of the 2mm Catalogue then Email
Or look at the list on the plates page
Springside Loco 4mm Lamps for list see the
Loco Detailing page
Also see the 2mm plate list for the 2mm lamps
Shawplan has No connection with 247 Developments
We will be closed 19th Aug to
23rd Aug As we are attending the EM Summer Show

We Are Open for Mail Orders Via Emails, Post & Phone orders

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
SR Route Discs
2mm £4.00
3mm £5.00
4mm Unpainted £3.50
4mm Painted £5.00
MARKITS GWR Turned Brass Safety Valves 6 types see loco Detailing
Cat No M170-M175

Oxford Rail Wagons see
wagon parts & RTR for stock & price's

New Plates
DS1169 for the Hornby  Ruston & Hornsby 48DS £3.50

NEW In Stock Both GWR (black) & BR (red) Cab Side Plates plus Smokebox No for The Hatton's Andrew Barclay 705
Port Talbot Plates
has No connection with 247 Developments