Meccano Ltd. Brochures and Leaflets
Meccano Ltd Brochures (Catalogues, Price Lists, Leaflets etc.)
Meccano Ltd published a wide range of advertising brochures to promote its products. These are fascinating documents for those interested in the history and development of Meccano and Meccano Ltd
This section of my website provides downloads of a large variety of Meccano Ltd's Catalogues, Price Lists, Advertising Leaflets etc.
Also included in this section are the servicing leaflets published by Meccano Ltd in the early 1960s for Hornby and Hornby-Dublo Locomotives and some Meccano Motors.
For convenience the documents on this website are split into several sections:-
- UK Meccano Ltd Product Catalogues and Price Lists.
- UK Meccano Leaflets and Price Lists
- UK Pre-War Meccano Spare Part Lists (most with prices)
- UK Post-War Meccano Spare Part Lists (most with prices)
- UK Dinky Catalogues and Leaflets
- UK Hornby and Hornby-Dublo leaflets
- UK Other Advertising Leaflets
- UK Other Leaflets
- UK Dealer Order Forms and Price Lists (NEW)
- Servicing Leaflets
- Meccano Guild Leaflets
- Post 1981 Meccano Catalogues and Leaflets
- American Meccano Catalogues and Leaflets
- Canadian Meccano Catalogues and Leaflets
- English Language - Other Countries Meccano Catalogues and Leaflets
- Foreign Language Meccano Catalogues and Leaflets
24 July 2022 : A Meccano Parts Display poster added.
8 October 2021 : The 1949 French Canadian Meccano catalogue added. With thanks to Rom Kurtz.
12 April 2021 : Some Finnish Meccano advertising and price lists added. With thanks to John Lagerstedt.
30 October 2020 : Some 1911-14 adverts for Meccano from German papers/magazines added with thanks to Norbert.
16 September 2020 : Post-war Canadian Meccano Catalogues for 1937 and 1938 added with thanks to Greg Rahn.
24 August 2020 : A 1953 instruction leaflet for the A3 Power Controller added to the Hornby Trains page. With thanks to Richard Harrison
14 August 2020 : A lot of catalogues etc. added to the Post 1981 section. Also the final Airfix 1981 Meccano catalogue added to the UK Products section. With thanks to Oscar Felgueiras
7 August 2020 : A 1951 parts location card for the Meccano Parts Display Cabinet No.1
2 August 2020 : Three more 1979 Meccano promotional display items
21 July 2020 : A 1930 Meccano Price List in Dutch for the Netherlands with thanks to Robert Godieb.
21 July 2020 : A 1999 catalogue, a 1994 trade catalogue and some leaflets for 1998 to 2000 added.
11 July 2020 : A new section on UK Dealer Order Forms and Price Lists (mainly 1960s & 70s) added. Also additional items to the UK Meccano Products, UK Meccano Leaflets, UK Post-war Meccano Spare Parts, Post 1981 Leaflets and UK Other Leaflets (Sale of Binns Road Factory info leaflet) sections.
22 June 2020 : A 2005 catalogue and a 2007 trade catalogue added to the Post 1981 Meccano Catalogues Leaflets section.
12 June 2020 : A couple of Mogul advertising leaflets added to the UK Other Advertising Leaflets section.
12 June 2020 : Additional Meccano leaflets to Post-War Meccano Spare Parts, UK Other Leaflets, English Language Other Countries Leaflets and Foreign Language Leaflets thanks to Andrew Lance.
10 June 2020 : Additional Meccano Guild leaflets thanks to Andrew Lance.
6 June 2020 : A 2018 Meccano leaflet and Meccano Lab advertising leaflets added.
5 June 2020 : A circa 1968 Meccano leaflet (72065) added.
3 June 2020 : Post 1981 Meccano Catalogues etc added.
31 May 2020 : The 1934 UK Meccano Products Catalogue added thanks to Ed Veiga.
15 May 2020 : The 1937 Canadian Meccano Catalogue added thanks to Kendrick Bisset.
14 May 2020 : Five additional Meccano Guild Leaflets added thanks to Ron Kurtz.
8 May 2020 : The 1932 and the 1938-1939 Canadian Meccano Catalogues added thanks to Ron Kurtz.
8 May 2020 : The 1933-1934 and the 1934-1935 Canadian Meccano Catalogues added thanks to Ron Kurtz.
4 May 2020 : The 1939-40 and 1957 Canadian Meccano Catalogues added thanks to Brian Dawe.
4 May 2020 : Additional post-war Canadian Meccano Catalogues added thanks to Greg Rahn.
2 May 2020 : Additional Post War Canadian Meccano Price lists and leaflets added thanks to Ron Kurtz.
1 May 2020 : Additional Canadian Meccano Catalogues added thanks to Greg Rahn.
29 April 2020 : The UK 1928 Book of Engineering has been added to the UK Other Leaflets page.
29 April 2020 : Additional Canadian Meccano Leaflets/Catalogues added thanks to Greg Rahn.
28 April 2020 : Additional Canadian Meccano Leaflets/Catalogues added thanks to Greg Rahn.
28 April 2020 : I have rearranged some of the leaflets so that all the foreign language editions are on their own page.
27 April 2020 : Additional Canadian Meccano Leaflets added and are now given their own page. Thanks to Kendrick Bisset and Ron Kurtz.
18 January 2020 : Additional American Meccano Leaflets added. Thanks to Kendrick Bisset.
18 January 2020 : Additional Plastic Meccano leaflets added to the Meccano Advertising Leaflets page.
19 November 2019 : An addition section of American Meccano catalogues and leaflets has been added. Thanks to Clive Weston for the loan of the literature.
4 August 2019 : Additional leaflets - A 1973 Meccano Products promotional leaflet for Dealers and a letter to Dealers concerning the introduction of the Multikit range.
24 March 2019 : Additional leaflets (mainly for the Swiss market) courtesy of Urs Flammer to the following pages - Meccano Products, Meccano leaflets, Pre-War & Post-War Spare Parts Lists, Other Advertising Leaflets, Other leaflets.
18 March 2019 : Additional leaflets to the following pages - Meccano Products, Dinky, Other Advertising Leaflets.
17 March 2019 : A lot more Meccano Spare Parts Lists added - Especially pre-war ones. The page is now split into two - Pre and Post War. Also advertising leaflets and instruction manuals for Hornby controllers, Lighting accessories and Automatic Circuit Breakers
22 December 2018 : The following items added:-
- Servicing Sheets 24, 25, 26 (Meccano Servicing Leaflets)
6 December 2018 : The following items added:-
- c1968 and 1975 Plastic Meccano Advertising Leaflets (Meccano leaflets)
15 November 2018 : The following item added:-
- 1978 Meccano Advertising Poster (Meccano leaflets)
15 August 2018 : The following items added:-
- January 1977 Meccano parts price list (Meccano parts lists)
- Jigsaw Maker instructions (Other leaflets)
- Meccano Seal of Quality slip (Other leaflets)
- Todays Meccano and request for missing parts (Other leaflets) - Some text errors on the Meccano Parts lists page
26 July 2018 : This section of the website published