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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
Caution: this site contains images of Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Barrie Swann (no, not in the same photo!)

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.