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The Industrial Revolution and the Railway System

Features academic papers on the history of the industrial revolution and the railway system in England and Wales, plus original source evidence from prominent people of the time. Includes data analysis and articles from the Illustrated London News.

Institute of Railway Studies & Transport History

A partnership between the National Railway Museum and the University of York, their purpose is to pursue excellence in teaching, research & scholarship to advance learning and knowledge of the history & heritage of railways & other modes of transport. Includes new, events and working papers.

London and North Western Railway Society

Aims to collect and disseminate information about the LNWR, its constituents and its successors; includes information about membership and services, with an online library of resources.

Offers advice, research, and resources on collecting Railway Art; by the curator of the pictorial collection at the National Railway Museum, York.


A history of railways in Britain, with an emphasis on Scotland; includes maps, details of railway companies, articles, and other resources.

The Transport Treasury

Offers high-quality, hand-printed railway photographs from original negatives.

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