Here are some useful links to other railway related web sites that may be of interest.
Other Societies and Local Preservation Groups
Avon Valley Railway
This website aims to keep visitors informed of the progress of projects, as well as being a handy, frequently-updated guide to all the prices, features, events and timetables concerning the Avon Valley Railway.
Branch Line Society
The Branch Line Society (BLS) is a UK-based voluntary association for railway enthusiasts. It is a nationally spread organisation established in 1955 and is widely recognised as Britain's leading amateur group for the study of railway infrastructure and history of networks. It pursues its aims by a news service, mainline, heritage and private railtours and visits, and the production and distribution of publications. Emphasis is on the physical works and on operating arrangements, rather than motive power and rolling stock.
Class 37 Locomotive Group
Website of the class 37 locomotive group, where you will find a host of class 37 information and details of the progress on the restoration of 37003 at the East Anglian Railway museum.
Dean Forest Railway
Website of the Dean Forest Railway.
The Garw Valley Railway is based on the former Pontycymer to Tondu branch to the north of Bridgend.
Industrial Railway Society
The Industrial Railway Society was founded in 1949 as the Birmingham Locomotive Club - Industrial Locomotive Information Section. The Society is the leading organization in the United Kingdom devoted to the study of all aspects, and all gauges, of privately owned industrial railways and locomotives, both at home and overseas.
Pontypool & Blaenavon Railway
Website of the Highest Standard Gauge Preserved Railway in Wales.
The Southend Pier Railway Museum
The pier is the longest pleasure pier in the world and the museum hosts to
pier trams from the 1890s and 1950s along with a working signal box.
Epping and Ongar Railway
The railway is working to restore the former line to full working order.
Railway Information Sites
Preserved Rolling Stock
A site that allows searches for all preserved rolling stock.
Departmental Stock Website
Information site for all departmental and internal user stock.
End of the line
A site that lists the current location of all stored and withdrawn locomotives. Also a lot of information on the location and status of locomotives at the component recovery centre at Wigan Springs branch.
On Track Plant
This site covers On Track Plant for both the enthusiast and the casual observer
UK & Ireland Heritage Railways
An independent guide to the entire heritage railway scene (including tramways and preserved steam trains) in the UK and Ireland.