The Waterside Railway System

Pictures of steam at work on the Waterside system before closure of the last deep mine at Pennivenie in 1978.

The First Scottish Industrial Railway Centre Minnivey

Pictures taken at various times at the SIRC, which closed to the public in 2002 after twenty years of development.

Industrial Locomotives

Industrial locomotives, both steam and diesel, at various locations in Scotland

ARPG at Dunaskin

Preserved buildings, infrastructure, locomotives and rolling stock at Dunaskin, which is now the sole operating base of ARPG.

Mainline Scenes

Mainline scenes, mainly of coal trains in modern times, on the Dalmellington branch and elsewhere in Ayrshire.

Recent Work at Dunaskin

Mainly locomotive restoration work, featuring Number 10 and the Sentinel


Maps of the Doon Valley, Dunaskin and the Waterside site. How to find us!

Coal Train Derailment

A few pictures taken in the aftermath of a coal train derailment on the line adjacent to Dunaskin in January 2006

Other Heritage Railways

Photographs of some relevance to ARPG taken at other heriatge railway sites in the UK.

Items for Sale or Disposal

Illustrations of items advertised elsewhere as available for sale or disposal.

Open Days 2011