The Society headboard is briefly displayed 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 Cl.89 number listing
RSL numbers for preserved diesels and electrics. Updated: 05.08.2015
Photographs for the Railway Observer
A guide to submitting images for publication - April 2012
TOPS Cl.97 number listing
RSL numbers for London Underground locomotives, Tyne & Wear Metro locomotives and Network Rail Cl.97's . Updated: 16.10.2013
TOPS Cl.98 number listing
RSL numbers for preserved steam locomotives. Updated: 09.04.2016
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: 23.05.2016
TOPS Depot Codes
Updated: 23.05.2016


Stuart Hicks 15/04/2016

Railcar 22 Didcot Railway Centre
Stuart Hicks 15/04/2016

Masts Ruscombe
Stuart Hicks 15/05/2016

What's On

Friday 21st October-Sunday 23rd October
Grange over Sands
Members Weekend and Officers Conference