Links to sites of GWR and steam interest.


Great Western Society Didcot. As it says, Didcot is the home of the Great Western Society.
GWR 3822 & 7202 Heavy Freight Group Didcot. All the news on the running and restoration of 3822 & 7202.
GWR 0-6-0 Pannier No 3650. A Didcot based pannier under restoration at the moment.
Great Western Society website hub. A hub with various links to things to do with The Great Western Society.
UK Steam info pages. Information on railway preservation.
Mainline steam railtours. Dates and times of mainline steam tours.
Amberley Chalk Pits. A nice open air museum with various attractions and events throughout the year.
West Somerset Railway. The official site of the longest preserved line in the UK.
Bluebell Railway. The premiere line in Sussex. A good collection of engines and stock.
Mid Hants Railway. Also known as the Watercress line. A good collection of engines and stock.
Kew Bridge steam museum. A lovely collection of old engines including 2 large cornish mining engines. Special events throughout the year.
Steam at Swindon. The story of the GWR in part of the old Swindon works.
UK Heritage railways. All things to do with preservation.
The Great Western Archives. Lots of info on all things Great Western.
West Somerset Railway. The unofficial site of the West Somerset. Includes webcams at Bishops Lydeard.
GWR 6024 King Edward I. Site dedicated to 6024 King Edward I.
Cornish tin mines. A good site on the history of Cornish tin mining with maps and photos.    
The Steam Gallery. Some very nice photos by Derek Thompson a fireman at Didcot.
The Broad Gauge Society. All things to do with the history of the broad gauge.





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Please note this is not a official website for  "GWR 7202" which is owned by "The Great Western Society" and based at "Didcot Railway Centre".

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