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Preserved Railway Stock List

The only UK Search Facility to list multiple categories of railway stock in multiple locations.


Logging In is not necessary now unless you want to Add and Check your own Stock Sightings. NEW members must first REGISTER  and existing members must use and remember their Username to do this. Registering is straightforward, and free!  Just Add your full name and password. If you have a real problem, like a forgotten username, contact mickm(at)prsl.uk giving your details and explain your difficulty.


 The search facility allows LIVE sightings, which enables members to add details of their own sightings and includes a drop-down menu of all previous sightings. Entries displayed as ‘Editor’ will have been added by one of the editing team.
To enter a new sighting, use the search facility as normal to find the Stock record. Click on the 'New Sighting' link and it will take you to a new page where several fields are available. You will need your Username (ID) so that you are credited with the sighting.
The 'Date' & 'Where Seen' fields must be completed and there is a 'Notes' field which, if applicable, can contain other information such as Working, Stored, Assumed ID etc.
Please double-check that what you have entered is correct before submitting the sighting. The most recent sighting will show at the top, but older sightings can be added as well.

Current Developments

 Several new categories have been added to accommodate ex Departmental & Internal User stock. This has involved amending records to display as their final use in service and we hope this has been completed successfully.
Steve compiled Area Stock List Reports found on the Download Page and in future these may include a check box for those who like to print & tick their sightings on trips.

Mick Cottam has been very busy making adjustments to the Number fields and you should find that Searches are so much better laid out with stock numbers in true Ascending order.


Future Developments

It is still intended to gradually remove modern operational Mainline & Underground Stock and Trams from the database and we hope this still meets your needs.

Please let us know if there is anything else we can do and we will endeavour to do our best to help.

PreservedStock Yahoo Group

 If you are not already a member, the Yahoo group preservedstock is an open group where details of changes and observations can be reported. Details can be found at:

If you find any errors or omissions in any of the information here, please join the Group and leave a message.




Privacy Policy

NOTE  : This site is freely funded and we do not use cookies or obtain, use or reveal any personal information about users to anyone outside this group.

Please respect all information - it has been provided freely for your personal use with the goodwill of many stock owners and the dedication and time of inputters.

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