UK & Ireland Heritage Railways

42: Brecon Mountain Railway No.2 between Pontsticill and Pant. Photo by Tony Page 18: Freight on the Tanfield Railway. Photo supplied by Graham and Fiona Wilkinson 39: Photo supplied by Malcolm Brown 20: Freight train on Middleton Railway 30: Red tram on Shipley Glen Tramway


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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