Welcome to the Model Railway Journal Index

A complete, fully searchable online index of Model Railway Journal, the UK's leading finescale railway modelling magazine from Cygnet Magazines, covering every issue and compendium.

If you find this site useful, you may also be interested in the Great Western Railway Journal Index

Please note that this site is not associated with Cygnet Magazines in any way. For more information on contacting Cygnet Magazines, see the purchase page.


  • As of 16th December 2014 Simon Castens (proprietor of the Titfield Thunderbolt Bookshop) has taken over the book publishing and marketing operations of Wild Swan Publications from Paul Karau and June Judge. Simon will be handling all trade and retail sales and will be responsible for the future production of all new titles under the Wild Swan imprint. Paul Karau will continue to publish magazines (specifically the Model Railway Journal and Great Western Journal), trading as Cygnet Magazines. The Wild Swan name will remain with the book publishing business and a new website for Wild Swan at www.wildswanbooks.co.uk will be created in due course.

  • The Model Railway Journal Index site was last updated on May 25, 2015 and is current through issue No. 237.