North Eastern Railway Association was founded in 1961 as a focal
point for interest in the North Eastern Railway, its predecessors,
its contemporaries and its successors.
After more than half a century of active research, recording and
curation, NERA possesses an archival resource that reflects the
Company together with the industrial, social and commercial history
of the North East of England and its people.
members interests cover all aspects of operations of the railway
- from locomotives, rolling stock, stations and signalling, through
to time tabling, shipping and road vehicles - offering the broadest
base of experience and insight for the general enthusiast, the model
maker, the researcher or the simply curious.
An active programme of meetings is in place, with meetings held
throughout the year in venues in York, Darlington, Hull and London,
together with a supporting programme of seminars, visits, walks