UK & Ireland Heritage Railways

22: Woody Bay on Lynton Barnstable Railway 36: Ffestiniog Railway. Photo supplied by Paul Lewin 44: Steam Elephant replica at Beamish. Photo by Simon Webb 21: Freight train on North Norfolk Railway. Photo supplied by Malcolm Brown 14: Visitors admire City of Truro at Swindon & Cricklade Railway


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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