UK & Ireland Heritage Railways

33: GER Directors Saloon in Toronto. Photo supplied by Stephen Middleton 45: Blackpool Tram No 31 at Beamish. Photo by Malcolm Brown 29: Footplate visitors on Mallard at National Railway Museum 15: Passenger train on the Talyllyn Railway 56: Belfast and County Down Railway carriage (interior and exterior) preserved at Downpatrick. Photo by Mark Dewell


An independent guide to the entire heritage railway scene (including tramways and preserved steam trains) in the UK and Ireland. Whether you are a knowledgeable railway enthusiast or someone with a more casual interest looking for somewhere to visit, I hope you will find this website useful.



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If you are looking for the Heritage Railway Association website, you will find it at