UK Heritage railways

Here is a list of all the heritage railway lines and their stations, I have used in the UK.

For a station to be listed, I have had to get on/off train.




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Why not, tell me the ones you have been on? By commenting below. We can have mini competition to see who’s been on the most!

Updated : 21/12/2017

14 Replies to “UK Heritage railways”

  1. Great Central Railway
    Kent & East Sussex Railway
    Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Railway [NG]
    East Kent Railway
    Mid Hants Railway – Watercress Line
    Lavender Line
    Spa Valley Railway
    Strathspey Railway
    Mid Norfolk Railway
    North Norfolk Railway
    Nene Valley Railway
    Sittingbourne & Kemsley Railway [NG]
    Rother Valley Railway
    Isle of Wight Steam Railway
    Bluebell Railway
    East Lancashire Railway
    Didcot Railway Centre
    Volks Electric Railway
    Hastings Miniature Railway
    Crich Tramway Museum

    And probably more if I wrack my brain hard enough!

      1. I probably did the Blackpool Tramway, since I remember going to Blackpool on a Merrymaker Excursion by train but nothing much else!

  2. Great Central
    Dean Forest
    Severn Valley
    Gloucestershire & Warwickshire
    Bridgnorth Cliff Railway

    Vale of Rheidol
    various other Welsh ones

    Scunthorpe Steelworks

    Ive also had breakfast cooked on a shovel, whilst on the footplate of a steam engine.

  3. Can now add:

    Gartell Light Railway
    Yeovil Traction Centre
    Severn Valley Railway
    Seaton Tramway
    West Somerset Railway
    Paignton & Dartmouth

  4. I have just added another 2
    1. Mid Hants in December on a through steam hauled train from East London. but the empty stock was delayed on its journey to the start so left 2 hours late and only had a very short time at Arlesford.

    2. Gloucestershire and Warwickshire on New Years Eve one way Toddington to Cheltenham

  5. Now able to add

    Bodmin and Wenford Railway
    Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway [narrow gauge]
    Chappel and Wakes Colne [East Anglian Railway Museum]
    Beamish Museum
    Embsay and Bolton Abbey Railway
    Shildon Museum – Locomotion
    Wensleydale Railway
    Ecclesbourne Valley Railway
    Bure Valley Railway [narrow gauge]
    Whitwell and Reepham station
    Keighley and Worth Valley Railway [Railway Children, Oakworth, Mr Perks and all that]
    Electric Railway Museum, Coventry [closed]
    Dean Forest Railway
    Swanage Railway
    Peak Rail, Matlock
    Gloucestershire and Warwickshire Railway
    Amberley Museum
    Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Quainton

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