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This is the Official Web Site of the Southern Electric Group (SEG), a UK based non-profit making organisation for enthusiasts, historians, modellers and preservationists of the largest third rail electric railway system in the world.


  • Members' Activities:
    Members' Special Offer
    The Southern Way Special Edition 12
    "A Third-Rail Centenary"
    members' only price £14 including p&p, download ORDER FORM
    Members' Visit to Hastings Area Signal boxes,
    weekend day in winter 2015, click here for details
    South Hampshire Branch next meeting Tuesday 1st December-
    "Railway Moments from my Youth".
    *** 2016 Programme now available.
    Sussex Branch next meeting Monday 14th December -
    Members' Evening .
    *** 2016 Programme now available.

Southern Electric Group
Preservation News

11201 Wrapped Up Ready-To-Go


Live Rail 266 cover
Live Rail 266 (October 2015) is available!










700107 in Brighton Station late night 24th November 2015 during testing, copyright photograph by Andy Robertson Class 700 - First Testing on the Mainline
*first pictures!*
387201 and 387202 pass through Balcombe on the afternoon of 12th November 2015, copyright photograph by Chris Livings Gatwick Express Class 387/2 units commence DC testing
73966 passing Breich on the aftrenoon of 5th November, copyright photograph by Gregory Beecroft 73/9s Spread Their Wings
Live On nameplate on 395105 at Eastbourne on 7th November 2015, copyright photograph by Simon Jeffs 395015 "Live On" - Operation Javelin
56104 31452  nd 375620 pass Headcorn on 4th November 2015 on their way to Derby, copyright photograph by Chris Livings Southeastern Class 375 Refurbishment - Autumn round-up
Aerial shot of Borough Market Junction on 19th October 2015, copyright photograph by Colin Price London Bridge Redevelopment - October
Southern Region Models Class 508 resin kit, copyright photograph by Aryan Snowsill Class 508 Resin Kit now in stock