UK & Ireland Heritage Railways

43: Freight train at Chatham Historic Dockyard. Photo by Tony Page 47: GCR Mountsorrel Granite 33: GER Directors Saloon in Toronto. Photo supplied by Stephen Middleton 38: Preserved diesel locomotives. Photo by Malcolm Brown 45: Blackpool Tram No 31 at Beamish. Photo by Malcolm Brown


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