Hello - Welcome to the fascinating and
surprisingly widespread world of Narrow Gauge Railways.
Our members’ interests cover a broad spectrum, in
the UK and throughout the world, including industrial narrow gauge systems, the
extensive world of preservation, and the growing area of miniature railways.
membership page expands on what we offer members. The regular
publications provide extensive news coverage of every type of narrow
gauge and miniature line at home and overseas, whether operated by steam, diesel
or electric power.
Our magazine provides in-depth articles of historical
interest as well as coverage of modern developments. We also maintain an
extremely extensive reference
library from which members may borrow.
If you are fortunate enough to live near one of
Area Groups you will be able to attend regular meetings, and all
members are invited to join us on organised visits to places of interest, and
Since the formation of our Society in 1951,
interest in narrow gauge railways has grown in leaps and bounds, and this has
been reflected in the expansion of our membership.
What was envisaged as being a
small correspondence group of specialist enthusiasts has grown to a large
international society with a truly global outlook.
GENERAL NEWS :
Mike Swift has written an
Appreciation of Geoffrey Horsman.
A Narrow Gauge Railway
Society Facebook Group went live in 2015 and we already have over 480
members. There have already been several lively exchanges and
some interesting photos posted.
The URL to find the group is https://www.facebook.com/groups/NGRSoc/ or
from within Facebook simply search Narrow Gauge Railway Society. If you
are already a Facebook member please have a look and join the group, or
if not a member consider signing up in order to join our group. It would
be good if you could share the link with any of your friends or contacts
who may be interested in joining.
The more members the group gets, the
more interesting and useful it will become.
Trade Orders Welcome -
We offer 40%
discount, settlement within 30 days. On orders for six or more (can be
mixed) we despatch post and packing free, less than six, postage at
Contact NGRS, I Archers Drive, Bilsthorpe, Newark, NG22 8SD or
The Society has a need to fill certain vacancies and
so a new
Word file has been set up. See the link and have a chat, perhaps you have something to offer.