UK & Ireland Heritage Railways

32: DMUs at Wirksworth on Ecclesbourne Valley Railway. Photo by Mark Dewell 50: The 1900 LMS Ais Gill signal box originally situated on the Settle and Carlisle Railway, preserved and re-erected at MRC Butterley. Photo by Malcolm Brown. 45: Blackpool Tram No 31 at Beamish. Photo by Malcolm Brown 27: Groudle Glen station. Photo supplied by Alex Brindley 28: Photo supplied 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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