Miniature and Light Railways

Some miniature and light railways in the United Kingdom. These are railways, often but not always by the seaside, that are large enough to ride on.

For the museum at Cleethorpes on the history of these little railways see Rails to the Sands

Audley End Miniature Railway, Essex

Beale Park Narrow Gauge Railway, Berkshire

Bure Valley Railway

Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway

Downs Light Railway Trust, Colwall, near Malvern, Worcestershire

Eastleigh Lakeside Steam Railway, Hampshire

Evesham Vale Light Railway

Exbury Gardens and Steam Railway, Exbury, Southampton

Fairbourne Steam Railway

Kerr's Miniature Railway, Arbroath, Scotland - two web sites, neither fully working when I checked. Kerr's Miniature Railway (under construction) and [ Kerr's Miniature Railway]

Kirklees Light Railway, Yorkshire

Lappa Valley Steam Railway, Cornwall

Lincolnshire Coast Light Railway, Ingoldmells, near Skegness, Lincolnshire

North Bay Railway, Scarborough

Perrygrove Railway, Coleford (Forest of Dean), Gloucestershire

Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, Lake District

Rhyl Miniature Railway

Romney, Hythe and Dymchurch Railway

Royal Victoria Railway, Netley, Southampton, Hampshire

Rudyard Lake Steam Railway, near Leek, Staffordshire

Sherwood Forest Steam Railway, Nottinghamshire

Shibden Miniature Railway, Yorkshire

South Downs Light Railway, Pulborough, Sussex

Stapleford Miniature Railway, near Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire

Vanstone Woodland Railway, Codicote, Hertfordshire

Watford Miniature Railway

Wells Harbour Railway

Windmill Farm Railway, Burscough, Lancashire

I have only listed a handful above. See more at Miniature Railway World

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