UK & Ireland Heritage Railways

16: China Clay wagon and Fruit Van at Didcot. Photo supplied by Pete Speller 48: Beyer Peacock Class NG G16 on Welsh Highland Railway. Photo by Malcolm Brown. 27: Groudle Glen station. Photo supplied by Alex Brindley 56: Belfast and County Down Railway carriage (interior and exterior) preserved at Downpatrick. Photo by Mark Dewell 20: Freight train on Middleton Railway


Apologies if you were trying to access this website on Thursday or Friday last week. A fault with one of my ISP's servers meant that everything had to be restored from backup, a process that apparently took them 2 days to complete.

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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