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 or they can be downloaded using the links on this page.

However, below is the Online version, which is continually up dated. The most recent additions are shown in RED.

New Entries

26 WILTSHIRE
Waterside Miniature Railway, Blunsdon Station, Swindon & Cricklade Railway

  • 7¼"
  • E
  • 85yds
  • SU110897
  • 01793 771615

(Railway reopened 08/2023. Formerly "Lakeside Miniature Railway")

28 ABERDEENSHIRE
Alford Valley Community Railway, Old Station, Alford

  • 2'
  • E
  • 1,500yds
  • NJ580159

(Railway reopened 19/08/23)

CHANNEL ISLANDS & SOUTHERN ENGLAND
Tarka Valley Railway, Great Torrington, Devon

  •  
  • 0.12
  • LSWR
  • SS480198
  •  
  • 07454 673809

(New line opened 05/08/23)

30 MONMOUTHSHIRE
Tintern Miniature Railway, The Old Station, Tintern

  • 10¼"
  • E
  • 180yds
  • SO537006
  •  
  • 01291 689566

(New line opened 25/07/23)

16 ESSEX
Maldon Promenade Petting Zoo Safari Railway, Promenade Park, Maldon

  • 7¼"
  • O
  • 130yds
  • TL859065
  • ♠ 
  • 07487 547122

(New line opened 07/04/23)

20 LEICESTERSHIRE
Quarry Bottom Railway, Mountsorrel & Rothley Community Heritage Centre, Swithland Lane, Rothley

  • 2'
  • O
  • 140yds
  • SK569142
  • ♠ 
  • 0116 237 4591

(New line opened 16/07/23)

32 SCOTLAND
CairnGorm Mountain Railway, Aviemore, Highland

  • 6' 6"
  • E
  • 1¼ miles
  • Cable
  • NH990060
  • 01479 861261

(Line reopened 26/01/23)

Other Amendments

25 Churwell Woodland Railway Delete entry (Line closed 10/2023. Lifted by 04/12/23)
34 Centre for Alternative Technology Delete entry (Centre closed to day visitors 09/11/23)

10 Doon Valley Railway Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran 27/08/23. To reopen at a future date). Santa Trains ran 25&26/11 and 9&10/12
13 Grantchester Woodland Railway Amend length to: 880yds (South loop opened 10/04/23)
13 Sandiway Miniature Railway Amend gauge to: 7¼". Amend length to: 500yds (Northern extension, 7¼" gauge only, opened 16/04/22)
26 Cropthorne Light Railway Amend length to: 380yds (Short extension opened 30/04/23)
29 Almondell Model Engineering Centre Amend length to: 1,100yds (Comrie loop opened 06/08/23)
17 Wat Tyler Miniature Railway Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran c10/2019)
21 Aln Valley Miniature Railway Amend length to: 165yds (Extension opened 22/07/23)
23 Clevedon Miniature Railway Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran 2022)
26 Peatlands Park Railway Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran 15/12/19)
30 Wye Valley Railway Delete entry (Line closed at unknown date & lifted. Replaced by 10¼" gauge Tintern Miniature Railway)
17 Barking Park Light Railway Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran (09/2022)
27 Lullymore Heritage Railway Delete entry (Line closed. Last ran 2019)
Llangollen Railway Amend length to: 9.73 (Extension to Corwen opened 03/06/23)
22 Melton Mowbray Model Engineers Amend length to: 400yds (Extension opened 21/05/23)
Steam, Motor & General Museum Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran 09/2019)
12 Pallot Steam, Motor & General Museum Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran 08/09/18)
13 Willen Miniature Railway Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran 09/2018)
16 North Weald & District Miniature Railway Amend length to: 580yds (Extension to Woodland Halt opened 27/08/22)
17 Royal Arsenal Narrow Gauge Railway Amend length to: 428yds (Extension fully open by 11/2022)
28 Craigiemains Garden Centre Railway Delete entry (Line out of use. Last ran 2017)
14 South Lakes Railway Delete entry (Line closed. Last ran 12/2017)
22 Hambleton Valley Miniature Railway Amend length to: 125yds (Line alongside car park lifted 01/2023)
29 Almondell Model Engineering Centre Amend length to: 800ys (Almondell Loop opened 07/05/23)
29 Dibleys Nurseries Railway Delete entry (Line out of use by 04/2023)
32 Telford Town Tramway Delete entry (Line of use. Last ran 2019)
Yorkshire Wolds Railway Amend length to: 0.24 (Extension opened 09/04/23)
24 Statfold Barn Garden Railway Delete entry (Line closed to the public. Did not operate for the 18/03/23 open day)