UK & Ireland Heritage Railways

36: Ffestiniog Railway. Photo supplied by Paul Lewin 26: Class 108 DMU on Keith & Dufftown Rly. Photo supplied by Steve Wallace 23: Didcot Railmotor. Photo supplied by Frank Dumbleton 51: Instow L&SWR 1874 Type 1 Signal Box. Preserved by local appeal after being threatened with demolition in 1982, it became the UK's first Grade 2 Listed signal box. Photo by Malcolm Brown. 34: Class 20 diesel locomotive. Photo supplied by Alistair Grieve


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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