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Historical Model Railway Society link

The Historical Model Railway Society

Vast collection of photos & Drawings available to members.
Quarterly "Journal" plus area groups
NOTE: the above link will take you to the HMRS site. If you type the address in manually for the HMRS site, you MUST include the .uk - i.e. Just using ….org will take you to a site that is not the genuine hmrs site, and should be avoided.

Alan Gibson Wheels

POWsides website

Cambridge Custom Transfers - sheet S2 for our kits

Parkside 4mm Scale Wagon Kits

THE UK Model Shop Directory

Online magazine: Model Railway Express
News and comment

iRail Railway Search Engine

Andy Kirkham's Photos. Interesting freight photos especially Taff Bargoed Joint Line - the photo of Caeharris Post Office; and Devon and Cornwall - the Roskear Branch at Camborne.

Modern image modelling - Wells Green TMD

Disused stations in Britain

Wagons on the Web

Paul Bartlett's Wagon Photos

Mike Cubberley's Photos

53A Models Photo Pages

Search for preserved wagons: Railway Heritage/VCT
Flawed by spelling mistakes and duplicate, but slightly different, descriptions of the same type of wagon.

Martyn Read's photos

The Railroad Webring

Europe - all gauges - trains & trams - choose by country, then topic:
The European Railway Server

Going somewhere by train?

Choose your route and time/date of travel.
Gives journey times, places to change
(and how long you will have to wait - not always true!):
National Rail Travel Information

Information on train travel, routes, times and fares.
The best site for planning a rail journey in Europe and elsewhere:

European train timetables including internal journeys in Britain (and to Europe):
German/Europe Railway Timetables - English version,
If you travel at the weekend get a Schönes-Wochenende-Ticket. Not valid on Intercity trains, only Regional - see DB website.