Sites featuring Class 40 photos or related content

16SVT Society Owners of 40118 based at the Birmingham Railway Museum, Tyseley, Birmingham.

Class 40 Appeal The CFA, owners of 40012, and custodians of 40013 at the MRC.

Wirral Mafia A fine collection of Class 40 photos from then and now.

Mayflower Group D306 news & information.

David's Railway Photography Covers several aspects of the heritage railway scene in photographs.

53A Models Photos arranged into BR Diesel & Electric era, post privatisation, preservation, and other sections.

Steve Jones' Railway Photo Pages Many slide shots dating from the 1970s through to preservation.

UK Rail Photo Gallery Many photos by loco class. Covers steam, diesel, electric, units and foreign railways.

The European Railway Picture Gallery A selection of over 20 vintage and preservation Class 40 shots dating back to the mid 1970's.

Mark Shipman Many photos by arranged by loco and power type.

British Railways Pictorial BR locomotive pictures from the 1980's, 1990's and today.

North Wales Coast Railway A site dedicated to the North Wales Coast from 1975-1983.

Dreadful! A site dedicated to the halcyon days of the BR era. Various photos including Class 40's, and coverage of D345's mainline tours.

Martin Bray A site for all loco photos and various other topics.

Samaria's 40 Fots A site dedicated to Class 40 photos by Paul Donohoe.

Warren Desmond Class 40 photos by Warren Desmond.

Yogz Class 40 photos by Yogz.

Steve Jones Class 40 photos by Steve Jones.

Anthony Flusk Class 40 photos by Anthony Flusk.

Neil Dimmer Class 40 photos by Neil Dimmer.

Internet Cameras Direct Photos of D345's second mainline railtour, the Whistling Tynesider.

Railway preservation and heritage

6LDA Group

Owners of 26004 and 26024, also providing general Class 26 information.

16SVT Society

Owners of 40118 based at the Birmingham Railway Museum,  Tyseley, Birmingham.

A1A Locomotives Ltd.

Class 31 preservation group, owners of 31108, 5580 (31162) and  31271.

A15r Group

The group who have the aim of preserving CIE 001 class No. 015.

The AC Locomotive Group

The group owning several 'roarer' 25kV a.c. electric loco's.

Barrow Hill

Barrow Hill Engine Shed Society.

The BR Diesel Website

Photos and sound clips from preservation, including East Lancashire Railway.

Brush Type 4 Fund

Owners of 47105 at the Gloucestershire & Warwickshire  Railway.

Class 37 Locomotive Group

Formed by the merger of The Class 37 Association and Class 37  Group. Workings and diagrams, about the Group, and photos too.

Class 40 Appeal

The CFA, owners of 40012, 37190 and 50007 at the MRC.

Deltic Preservation Society

One of the most successful and best known diesel preservation  societies. Owners of 55009, 55015 and 55019.

Diesel & Electric
Preservation Group

The DEPG are based on the West Somerset Railway. Owners of D7017, D7018, D1010 and D9526.

Diesel Traction Group

The DTG. Owners of D821, D1015, D7029 and D8568.


A site dedicated to the halcyon days of the BR era.

East Lancashire Railway

Details of our home, the East Lancashire Railway - the line  and its history, timetables, photos, signalling and lots more.

EM2 Locomotive Society

Details of the group, the locomotives and more.

The Fifty  Fund

Owning and operating group for 50031, 50035 and  50044.

The Growler Group

Owners of 37099 and 37215 at the Gloucestershire & Warwickshire Railway.

Halcyon Days

Adrian Henderson's photo site from the halcyon days of BR.


The Historical Model Railway Society.

55022 Royal Scots Grey

Details about this famous Deltic, tour news, sales items etc

Mayflower Group

D306 news & information.

Preserved Diesels

Covers all the 'preserved' diesels, with photos, locations and other details.

Railways of North Wales

A site dedicated to the Railways of North Wales from 1975-1983.

Six Bells Junction

Post-modernisation UK railtour gen resource, plus photos and other items.

Time Warp

Browse through the gen from the old days, or maybe you can contribute.

UK Heritage Railways

A guide to the entire heritage railway scene in the UK,  including details of special events and operating days.

Western Ranger

D1013 based at the Severn Valley Railway.

Current railway scene and other sites

8A Rail

A guide to the current rail scene in Merseyside & North  Cheshire.

GB Rail

Current railway scene news and reports.

It's a train thing

UK Diesel/Steam/Electric and Unit photos over the last 20  years or so.

Link Rail UK

Links to many rail-related websites.

Maybach Traction World

Information about Maybach Engined Locomotives around the world.

North Wales Coast Railway

A celebration of the North Wales Coast railway, by Charlie Hulme. Includes photos, timetables and history of the lines.

Pathfinder Tours

Pathfinder railtours.


The haulage bashing software site, with 1980's Scottish and  Western Rovers including the North Wales Coast.


The Internet Railroad Directory, a US-based railway  information and search facility.

Railway Nameplates UK Ltd

A company dedicated to helping fellow railway enthusiasts and  collectors of railway memorabilia.

Warley MRC

Warley Model Railway Club.

Benefactors, suppliers and contractors to the  CFPS

Beaver Sports (York) Ltd.

Diving equipment manufacturers and distributors. Beaver Sports sponsored the repaint of 40145 into BR Corporate Blue and Yellow livery.

Dowding & Mills  plc

Engineering, Calibration & Electronics Services, specialising in refurbishment of electrical equipment. Work for the CFPS has included traction motor overhaul for 40145 and vacuum exhauster overhaul for 40135.

Castrol Consumer

Castrol Consumer have supplied engine lubricating oil to the CFPS.

Ian Allan  Publishing

The best-known transport publishing company.

Resco Railways Ltd.

The railway Vehicle Acceptance Body.


Suppliers of TPWS equipment for D345 / 40145.

Visions International

Producers of DVDs including a number of Class 40 titles.

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