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Highland Railway of Scotland


About The Society


The Highland Railway of Scotland operated railway services in the Scottish Highlands north of Perth to Inverness, and railways radiating from Inverness to Thurso, Wick, Kyle of Lochalsh, Elgin and Keith, as well as associated branches.

The Highland Railway Society was created for those interested in the Highland Railway throughout its history to the present day.

Benefits of Membership

  • Membership of a society that is dedicated to the Highland Railway and seeks to further its memory and understanding through its activities and publications

  • Magazine, 'Highland Railway Journal’, issued quarterly

  • ‘Annual Gathering’ incorporating the Annual General Meeting of the Society, normally held in September

  • Access to archive catalogue

  • Access to on-line forum

  • Modelling aspect




Membership Fee


How to Join

By post.

Go to the Society’s website, and click ‘The Society’ (you can use this link Scroll down to bottom of the page and click ‘Membership Form’. Complete the form and send to ‘John Fairlie (HRS), Winter Field, Terrys Lane, Cookham, Maidenhead, Berks, SL6 9TJ, paying membership fee as directed.

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