The Society headboard is briefly dispalyed on the bufferbeam of 43014   W Gordon Davies

Branch News

Naming of 43014 "The Railway Observer"
At Derby on 14th June 2014
Memorial Plaque to Ray Reed
Society Library
currently closed


Our Locos
Background, Photographs and Log of workings
Society Contacts


Network Rail WTTs
TOPS 89xxx number listing
RSL numbers for preserved diesels and electrics. Updated: 16.09.2014
Photographs for the Railway Observer
A guide to submitting images for publication - April 2012
TOPS 97xxx number listing
RSL numbers for London Underground locomotives, Tyne & Wear Metro locomotives and Network Rail Cl.97's . Updated: 16.10.2013
TOPS 98xxx number listing
RSL numbers for preserved steam locomotives. Updated: 10.08.2013
ATOC Guidelines to Railway Enthusiasts at Rail Stations
The full text and a link to the British Transport Police site.
TOPS Locomotive Pool Codes
Updated: 19.12.2014
TOPS Depot Codes
Updated: 19.12.2014


67022 1A40 Kings Cross
Graham Ledger 26/10/2013

86501 Northampton
Brian Finch 09/04/2014

350377 Stafford
Richard Neale 09/12/2014

What's On

Saturday 18th April 2015
Society AGM

Friday 23rd October-Sunday 25th October 2015
Members Weekend and Officers Conference