Gravesend Railway Enthusiasts Society
About the Club
The Gravesend Railway Enthusiasts Society (commonly known as ‘GRES’) was formed to satisfying the interests of local railway enthusiasts, in particular by organising and holding meetings and learning about the history and current operations of railways as well as other forms of transport.
GRES organises an intensive programme of presentation talks, and also has a vibrant modelling aspect.
Benefits of Membership
Both a model railway and a traditional railway club
Intensive programme of ‘presentation style’ meetings on railway themes, held twice a month
Magazine, ‘The Journal’, issued three times a year
Annual day out event
Significant modelling aspect
Varies, but typically first Tuesday and third or fourth Thursday of the month.
Emmanuel Baptist Church, Windmill Street, Gravesend (different location for modellers).
Email: Use contact box on website
How to Join:
Download the membership application form from the Society’s website (address as above), complete it and post completed form to Henry Harryman, 3 Boleyn Way, Swanscombe, Kent, DA10 0NG, paying membership fee as directed.
Other Societies With Related Interest
Nearest Heritage Railway
Spa Valley Railway / Kent & East Sussex Railway
Nearest Model Railway Club
Has own extensive modelling aspect.