Useful Links

THE BLUEBELL RAILWAY

One of the premier lines in the railway preservation movement, and the owners of No. 3417. Check their site to keep yourselves updates on the progress of their East Grinstead extension.

THE SWANAGE RAILWAY

Another of the top flight preserved lines with which No. 3417 has become familiar: try their famous Diesel & Beer Galas held every May!

SOUTH WEST TRAINS

The former operators of No. 3417, who have generously provided siding space for the unit at Clapham and Wimbledon yards.

UK RAILPICS

The website of SETG supporter and photgraphic maestro James Mayl, with much to interest railway enthusiasts and Southern Electric fans in particular.

THE BRIGHTON BELLE

The group working to rebuild and operate one of the most iconic of the Southern Railway’s many named trains; the unique all-electric Pullman service “The Brighton Belle.”

LAWSTON DESIGN

Rachel Lawston responsible for the implementation of the new SETG website. She provides creative freelance design and illustration with a friendly and flexible approach.

BOMBARDIER TRANSPORTATION UK

Bombardier Transportation, the rail division of Bombardier,  has around 3,500 employees at eight sites and 23 service locations  across the UK. The company has important sites at Crewe, Plymouth, Derby and Burton on Trent. It also operates from several locations in and around London, including its heavy maintenance depot at Ilford.

In October 2014 Bombardier UK announced plans to assist in the refurbishment of 4VEP No. 3417 at their maintenance depot at Ilford.

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