Useful Links


Scotland


The Caledonian Railway
A four mile preserved line in Angus, Scotland


The Royal Deeside Railway Preservation Society
Website of the restoration of a section of the Deeside Railway Line in Aberdeenshire


The Keith and Dufftown Railway
The Whisky Line - linking the world’s malt whisky capital, Dufftown, to the market town of Keith


The Strathspey Steam Railway
A train journey with a difference in spectacular Strathspey


The Scottish Railway Preservation Society
The SRPS has the largest collection of railway artefacts outside the National Railway Museum


The Great North of Scotland Railway Association
Bringing together all those interested in this fascinating railway from its earliest days to present times


Waverley Route Heritage Association
Bringing rails back to the Borders

Bon Accord Locomotive
The Bon-Accord locomotive Society website

England
UK & Ireland Heritage Railways
An independent guide to the heritage railway scene (including tramways and preserved steam trains) in the UK and Ireland.


The East Anglian Railway Museum
A working museum dedicated to preserving the history of railways in the Eastern Counties


The Heritage Railway Association
The voice of the Heritage Railway Movement


The Rocks by Rail Museum
The Living Ironstone Museum Cottesmore


The Foxfield Railway

One of the UK’s earliest heritage railways

 

Railway Memories

David Hey

This website is full of memories from a gentler, more innocent age when the post-war baby-boom was at its height and kids climbed trees, played hopscotch in the street and rode bikes without brakes, all of which is a far cry from today's mamby-pamby society.