UK & Ireland Heritage Railways

53: Restored wagons on Talyllyn Railway. Photo by Malcolm Brown 44: Steam Elephant replica at Beamish. Photo by Simon Webb 27: Groudle Glen station. Photo supplied by Alex Brindley 21: Freight train on North Norfolk Railway. Photo supplied by Malcolm Brown 47: GCR Mountsorrel Granite


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