MINOR RAILWAYS online - Online Supplement


Three paper supplements to "Minor Railways" are issued each year in late May, early August and at the end of October. These can be obtained by a sending stamped self-addressed envelope(s) to the address at the foot of the HOME page. A pdf version is also available by e-mail request. However, below is the Online version, which is continually up dated. The most recent additions are shown in RED. Last amendment: 12th August 2018.


NEW ENTRIES

16 ESSEX
WARGM Railway, Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey
2' 6"            E        700yds    TL375013    [spade]    01992 707370
(New line. Regular running commenced 25/07/18)

18 HAMPSHIRE
Burghclere Miniature Railway, Burghclere Sports Club, Burghclere
7 1/4"        E           80yds    SU472612    [club]    01635 278642
(New line opened 28/05/18)

24 SUFFOLK
Blyth Valley Light Railway, Steamworks, Southwold
7 1/4"        O        165yds    TM499765                01502 725422
(New line opened 14/07/18)

28 FIFE
West of Fife Munitions Railway, Scottish Vintage Bus Museum, Dunfermline
2'            E          280yds    NT092919    [club]    07379 914801
(New line opened 20/05/18)

28 SOUTH LANARKSHIRE
Clyde Valley Express, Clyde Valley Family Park, Crossford, Carluke
2'            O        1,000yds    NS831461    [spade]    07775 713646
(New line opened 24/07/18)

29 BRIDGEND
Garw Valley Miniature Railway, Pontycymer
10 1/4"    E        100yds    SS904912    [diamond]    Open days
(Short line now included)

7 MIDLANDS & EASTERN ENGLAND
Mountsorrel Railway, Rothley, Leicestershire
    1.02    4/17B    Quarry    SK570142                0116 237 4591
(Opened 24/10/15 - regular running now taking place)

21 NORFOLK
Top Field Light Railway, Whitwell & Reepham Station, Reepham
7 1/4"        O    170yds    TG092216    [club]        01603 871694
(New line opened 04/12/16)

26 COUNTY CLARE
West Clare Railway, Moyasta, Kilrush
3'            E     1,400yds    Q961585                    00 353 65 9051284
(Line reported closed, but still open)


OTHER AMENDMENTS

14 Silloth Miniature Railway Delete entry (Line closed. Last ran 10/2015)

14 South Tynedale Railway Amend length to: 4.5 miles (Extension to Slaggyford opened 09/06/18)

20 Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway Amend length to: 800yds (Extension opened 27/05/18)

21 Hambleton Valley Miniature Railway Amend length to: 350yds (Extension opened 2016)

28 Wester Pickston Railway Amend layout to: C. Amend length to: 1,500yds (Extension opened 01/04/18)

7 Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway Amend length to: 13.75 (Extension to Broadway opened 30/03/18)

13 Riverside Miniature Railway Amend layout to: O. Amend length to: 340yds (Extension opened 30/03/18)

17 Acton Miniature Railway Delete entry (Line closed. Last ran 24/09/17)

17 Chingford Model Engineers Amend length to: 480yds (Layout partly doubled c2016)

6 Somerset & Dorset RHT Amend length to: 0.62 (Extension opened 10/03/18)

19 Fenn Bell Miniature Railway Delete entry (Line closed. Last ran 12/2017)

 


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