Some links to web sites that are not directly relevant to the GCR but may be of interest to our members.
The Signalling Record Society
For those interested in all aspects of signalling in the British Isles and overseas. There is an extensive archive available to members and a list of publications.
The Great Northern Railway Society
For those interested in the Great Northern Railway, its predecessors and successors.
Members receive the bi-monthly "Great Northern News".
The 8E Railway Association
Monthly meetings are held in Northwich (hence 8E).
Bassetlaw (North Notts) Railway Society
This society caters for both modellers and for those with a general railway interest in North Nottinghamshire. They have a clubroom on platform 1 of Retford station. How cool is that?
This index page is useful in locating the results of student research eg 'Writing the biography of Edward Watkin'.
All you want to know about upcoming steam railtours. Updated itineraries and timetables provided.
Situated next to the Gorton works of the GCR in Manchester, the firm of Beyer Peacock was one of the world's greatest locomotive builders.
A society for those interested in printed material issued by all the railway companies of the British Isles.