The Dartmoor Railway Supporters' Association

Welcome to the website of the DRSA. We are an all volunteer organisation dedicated to supporting the Dartmoor Railway.

Our DVD 'The Southern's Withered Arm and other lines in South West England' makes an excellent gift for the local railway enthusiast. Details on the DVD page.

Picture of the Month:

The newly painted Thumper 1132 driving trailer in the sunshine in the Meldon yard.
Photographer: Geoff Horner
Date taken: 19/10/2018

Our website isn't very smart or cool, but we try hard to keep it up to date, informative and free of errors, without taking ourselves too seriously. Constructive criticism is always welcome. Please send comments, suggestions, complaints and, above all, praise, to

We suggest that regular visitors start at the Website Updates page, to see what's new since the previous visit. We are also on Facebook.

Our EasyFundRaising account enables you to donate to DRSA at no cost to yourself everytime you shop online. Please consider using it.

Our Downloadable Resources page contains a number of useful documents.