Heritage Railways

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Brecon Mountain Railway

Pant Station, Merthyr Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil, CF48 2DD.
Tel: 01685 722 988.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

A 1ft 11.5 gauge steam railway, 3.5 miles in length through the Brecon Beacons National Park. Seven steam locomotives and one diesel locomotive.

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East Lancashire Railway

Bolton Street Station, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 0EY.
Tel: 0333 320 2830.

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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

A 12 mile mainly steam hauled tourist railway operating between Heywood-Bury-Ramsbottom and Rawenstall with views of the West Pennine Moors.

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Wells & Walsingham Light Railway

Stiffkey Road, Wells Next-the-Sea, Norfolk, NR23 1QB.
Tel: 01328 711 630.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The longest 10.25in. gauge railway in the world being four miles in length connects Walsingham to the coastal town of Wells. Two NG steam Garratt 2-6-0+0-6-2…

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Volks Electric Railway

Madeira Drive, Brighton, East Sussex, BN2 1EN.
Tel: 01273 292 718.

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  • Full disabled access

Opened in 1883 and was the first electric railway in Great Britain. The line has a gauge of 2ft 8.5in. and runs for approx. 1.25 miles from Palace Pier…

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Hayling Railway

Beachlands Station, Beachlands, Hayling Island, Hampshire, PO11 0AG.
Tel: 07775 696 912.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

2ft gauge line running along Hayling Island seafront.

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Alderney Railway

Braye Road Station, Alderney, Alderney, GY9 3DA.
Tel: 07911 739 572.

This standard gauge preserved railway is two miles in length. Motive power is a Vulcan 0-4-0D ‘Elizabeth’, two ex LT 1959 Centenary Tubestock and Wickham…

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Fintown Railway

Fintown Railway, Fintown, Donegal, Ireland.
Tel: 00 353 7495 46280.

  • Car Park
  • Part disabled access

The only operational railway in Co. Donegal. A three mile restored section of the former County Donegal Railway amidst spectacular highland scenery overlooking…

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Tanfield Railway

Marley Hill Station, Old Marley Hill, Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, NE16 5ET.
Tel: 07508 092 365.

  • Car Park
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  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

Standard gauge railway runs for three miles from Marley Hill to Causey Arch Countryside Park. Oldest existing railway in the world, having first opened…

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Steeple Grange Light Railway

Steeple Grange Light Railway, Wirksworth, Derbyshire, DE4 4LS.
Tel: 01246 235 497.

  • Car Park
  • Souvenir Shop

18in. gauge railway, 800 yds, on trackbed of Cromford & High Peak Railway. Diesel, electric and petrol locos.

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Cavan & Leitrim Railway

Station House, Station Road, Dromod, Leitrim, Ireland.
Tel: 00 353 71 9638 599.

  • Car Park
  • Part disabled access

So far 1/4 mile of this famous 3ft gauge railway has been rebuilt and a large collection of narrow gauge locomotives and rolling stock are on site. Also…

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Aln Valley Railway

Lionheart Station, Lionheart Enterprise Park, Alnwick, Northumberland, NE66 2EZ.
Tel: 0300 030 3311.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Full disabled access

The project is an ambitious plan to reopen the branch line from Alnmouth to Alnwick, the old county town of Northumberland and the ancestral home of the…

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Battlefield Line

Battlefield Line

Shackerstone Station, Shackerstone, Leicestershire, CV13 6NW.
Tel: 01827 880 754.

  • Car Park
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

The last remaining part of the former Ashby & Nuneaton Joint Railway, opened in 1873. The railway captures the very essence of a country line, with steam,…

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