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Heritage Railway Websites Database

A searchable database of 792 links to Websites about Railways and Tramways in the United Kingdom and Ireland, both past and present.

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The database was last updated on 17 April 2018 and is checked regularly for broken links. If you do find a broken link then please do
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Norwegian Locomotive Trust
The website of the Norwegian Locomotive Trust, owners of Norwegian State Railways (NSB) Type 21c locomotive No.376 'Norwegian' which is based on the Kent & East Sussex Railway

Blood and Custard
A comprehensive site about BR rolling stock and liveries.

The Train From Spain Appeal
The Train from Spain appeal is about a locomotive, Whillan Beck, that is being brought from Spain for use on the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway. Works are needed to bring the locomotive into working order.

Quarry Hunslet Web Site
The aim is to capture all these wonderful narrow gauge locomotives that were produced for the slate quarries of North Wales.

Rhiw Valley Light Railway
A privately owned 15in gauge miniature railway located near Welshpool. The railway is not open to the public on a daily basis but does have occasional Open Days.

TopRail (World Rail Tourism)
The purpose of TopRail is to enhance the visibility of railway tourism products and to encourage train and tourism opportunities by collaboration between stakeholders.

New Europe Railway Heritage Trust
NERHT is a voluntary society founded in 1999 to help railway preservation in the former Soviet Union and the other ex-Communist countries in Central and Eastern Europe.

European Federation of Museum & Tourist Railways
FEDECRAIL members are the national umbrella organisations representing heritage railways from European countries but also include, in those countries where none yet exists, some individual railway or museum organisations.

The Postal Museum / Rail Mail
Journey back in time on a specially made train through the original tunnels and station platforms under Mount Pleasant, London. Opening in July 2017, Mail Rail is 15 minutes of immersive underground exploration.

Raildar - Tracking the UK Rail Network
Raildar is a leading website providing up to date Train information. This includes historic train arrival times and their lateness against the passenger timetable.