Here is a list of links to:
  • Favourite Prototype Sites and Preservation Societies.
   Some modelling sites we have found useful and informative.
   Some stuff entirely unconnected with railways.
The various preservation groups and museums mentioned here have been particularly obliging and helpful
to us during the development of our kits. Please give them the support they deserve.

If you find any links that are broken or discontinued, please let us know.


UK & Ireland Heritage Railways
Mangapps Railway & Museum
Aln Valley Railway Project
Anglesey Central Railway (Lein Amwlch)
Bodmin & Wenford Railway
Borders Railway - Waverley Route Reinstatement and Campaign for Borders Rail
Buckinghamshire Rail Centre (Quainton)
Cambrian Heritage Railways, Oswestry
Cambrian Heritage Railways - Weston Extension Blog
Chinnor & Princes Risborough Railway
Churnet Valley Railway
Cornwall Railway Society (lots of Devon stuff here as well)
Dartmoor Railway Association and Northern Route Working Group and Join Up (Exeter-Okehampton-Tavistock-Plymouth)
The Dartmoor Line (official site)
Dean Forest Railway and Dean Forest Railway Society
East Lancashire Railway
East West Rail
Ecclesbourne Valley Railway
Eden Valley Railway
Embsay and Bolton Abbey Railway
Epping Ongar Railway
Ffestiniog and Welsh Highland Railways
GER Holden F5 New Build Locomotive Project
Gloucestershire Warwickshire Railway and Broadway Extension Blog
Great Central Railway
Great Central Railway, Nottingham
Gwili Railway
Keith & Dufftown Railway
Kent & East Sussex Railway and Rother Valley Railway
Launceston Steam Railway
Llangollen Railway
LMS 10000 New Build - The Ivatt Diesel Recreation Society
Lynton and Barnstaple Railway
Middleton Railway
Mid-Norfolk Railway
Mid-Suffolk Light Railway
North Norfolk Railway
Norfolk Orbital Railway
North Dorset Railway/Shillingstone Railway Project
New Build Steam
North Somerset Railway Company
Northampton & Lamport Railway
Peak Rail
Project 22 New Build Locomotive Society
Rail Map Online
Ribble Steam Railway
Ruston Hornsby Locomotives
Rutland Railway Museum/Rocks By Rail
Somerset and Dorset Railway Heritage Trust/Midsomer Norton Project
The New Somerset and Dorset Railway
The 82045 Steam Locomotive Trust
Southwold Railway Trust

South Tynedale Railway
Swanage Railway
Tarka Valley Railway (Torrington)
Vale of Berkeley Railway (Sharpness)
Waverley Route Heritage Association/Border Union Railway
Weardale Railway
Wensleydale Railway
Upper Wensleydale Railway (Garsdale-Hawes)
West Somerset Railway
Whitwell & Reepham Railway
Industrial Railway Society
Waveney Valley Model Railway Club
The Gauge 0 Guild
The 014 Group
1/32nd Scale Gauge 1 Railway Modelling
UK Model Shops & Suppliers Directory


Andy May's Railway Page
Hotham Valley Railway
Pemberton Tramway
Rail Transport Museum / Australian Railway Historical Society (WA Branch)
Australian Model Railway Association (WA Branch)
WA Sn3 Models
Weston Langford Photo Archive
Bennett Brook Railway
Rail WA Flickr
Rail WA
Geraldton Trains
Preserved Western Australian Steam Locomotives
Trains in Perth and Western Australia
History of Western Australian Railways and Stations
Kojonup Tourist Railway
WA Locomotives
Western Australian Signalling Group
Western Australian Railfan Pages
Pilbara Railways
West Australian Rails e-magazine
LocoPage: Western Australian Diesels
PM1225's photos
Railways of Australia - WA

the smaller bits of AUSTRALIA........and some NEW ZEALAND

Aus7 Modellers Group
7mm Scale Australian Modelling e-group
Keiran Ryan Models
Australian Railway Detail Photographs
Savannahlander One of the great rail journeys, in our humble opinion.
Do the off-train tours to Chillagoe, Undara and Cobbold Gorge, too - absolutely breathtaking.
Weston Langford Photo Archive
Bally Hooley Steam Railway
Wheels on Steel Gallery
Rosewood Railway / ARHS Queensland
Bellarine Peninsular Railway
Mary Valley Railway

Queensland Pioneer Steam Railway
Queensland Diesel Restoration Group
Atherton-Herberton Historic Railway
Cane Railways

Tasmanian Railways

Don River Railway
Commonwealth Railways
North Australia Railway - Adelaide River Heritage Railway Precinct on Facebook
Minnipa/Port Lincoln Division
Peninsula Pioneer
Preserved Australian Steam Locomotives
The Locomotive Page (Diesel and Electric)
Railpage Australia
Light Railway Research Society of Australia
Data Sheets
Pichi Richi Railway
Port Adelaide Railway Museum
Johnny's Pages - SAR Memories and Photos
New South Wales Rail Transport Museum
Old Ghan & Road Transport Hall, Alice Springs
Illawarra Light Railway
Zig Zag Railway
Oberon Tarana Railway
Yarra Valley Railway
Australian Railway Historical Society (NSW branch) and bookshop
Derwent Valley Railway
Derwent Valley Railway (Unofficial)
Southern Downs Steam Railway
Downs Steam Toowoomba
Wheels on Steel Photo Gallery
Workshops Rail Museum, Ipswich
Victorian Railways
Australian Model Railway Magazine
New Zealand Railway and Locomotive Society

Railways of New Zealand
New Zealand Model Railway Guild
New Zealand Locomotive and Rolling Stock Register


Royal Enfield Motorcycles
Chelmer Canal Trust
Caldon & Uttoxeter Canals Trust
The Great Fen Project