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: 18th October 2019.


North Weald & District Miniature Railway, Harlow Garden Centre, Harlow
7 1/4" C 200yds TL478067 07583 084352
(New line opened 08/09/19)

Almondell Model Engineering Centre, Broxburn
7 1/4" O 640yds NT084702 [diamond] Open days
(New line opened 09/09/18)

Marsh Farm Railway, Animal Adventure Park, South Woodham Ferrers
10 1/4" O TQ812960 [spade, cross] 01245 321552
(New line opened 06/2019)
(Included in error, line not yet open)

Royal Arsenal Narrow Gauge Railway, Crossness Engines, Abbey Wood
2' E 120yds TQ483811 [club] 020 8311 3711
(New line opened 23/06/19)

Evergreens Miniature Railway, Dawn Bank, Keal Cotes, Spilsby
7 1/4" O 267yds TF369606 [club] Easter-October: Last Saturday of the month
(New line opened 25/05/19)

Bridge View Light Railway, Russells Garden Centre, Baginton
7 1/4" E 190yds SP337752 [club] 024 7699 1441
(New line opened 09/2018)

Gwili Miniature Railway, Llwyfan Cerrig, Gwili Steam Railway
7 1/4" E 235yds SN405258 [spade] 01267 238213
(Line reopened 14/07/19)

High Legh Miniature Railway, High Legh Garden Centre, Knutsford
7 1/4" O 700yds SJ700836 01925 756991
(Line reopened 13/04/19)

Blunsdon Miniature Railway, Swindon & Cricklade Railway
5"/7 1/4" E 85yds SU110897 01793 771615
(New line opened 02/2019)


7 Cambrian Heritage Railways (Oswestry) Amend length to: 0.52 (Section to Gobowen end of platform no longer covered on passenger trip)

9 Aln Valley Railway Amend length to 1.00 (Extension to Cawledge Viaduct opened 28/09/19)

13 Gullivers Railroad Delete entry (Line closed. Last ran end of 2018 season)

17 Saffron Walden Model Engineers Delete entry (Line closed. Last ran 14/09/19)

18 Burghclere Miniature Railway Amend layout to: O. Amend length to: 430yds (Extension 25/08/19)

22 Nottingham Model Engineers Amend layout to: O. (Extension opened by 15/09/19. Total length unchanged)

25 Birmingham Model Engineers Delete entry (Public running ceased 2019)

7 Cambrian Heritage Railways (Oswestry) Amend length to: 0.57 (Extension under Shrewsbury Road bridge opened 13/07/19)

7 Tanat Valley Light Railway Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran 11/09/16)

10 Ayrshire Railway Preservation Group Amend length to: 0.77 (Ride extended to Laight Farm Crossing by 07/07/19)

10 Border Union Railway Amend length to: 0.36 (Extensions: to north opened by 08/2019 and to south opened 20/04/19)

15 Beamish Model Engineers (Rack Railway) Delete entry (Line no longer operated for the public)

22 Stavely Branch Line Train Delete entry (Line closed & lifted. Last an 2017)

9 National Railway Museum Amend length to: 0.10 (Rides now run only as far as NRM/NR boundary at site gate)

18 4 Kingdoms Adventure Park Railway Amend layout to: O. Amend length to: 450yds (Extension opened Winter 2018/2019)

18 Burghclere Miniature Railway Amend length to: 250yds (Extension opened 26/05/19)

Llanelli & Mynydd Mawr Railway Amend length to: 0.21 (Extension opened 27/04/19)

15 Kingsbridge & District Light Railway Amend length to: 340yds (Extension to Parkside opened 20/10/18)

16 Chappel Miniature Railway Delete entry (Line closed. Last ran 23/12/18). To be replaced by new line

16 Colne Valley Miniature Railway Amend layout to: C. Amend length to: 400yds (Amended layout opened 23/03/19)

17 Lodge Farm Park Railway Amend layout to: D. Amend length to: 600yds (Extension opened 12/08/18)

19 Knees Woodland Miniature Railway Amend length to: 260yds (Extension opened 06/04/19)

22 Cutteslowe Park Miniature Railway Amend layout to: C. Amend length to: 500yds (Extension opened 07/04/19) 

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