Welcome to the website of the Manchester & Sheffield Virtual Railway. This site records the progress of the
construction of Woodhead Route from Manchester to Sheffield and Wath for Microsoft Train Simulator.

Latest (28th May 2003) - Release 2.2 of the route which runs from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield and Wath
is available for download from www.uktrainsim.com and www.msts.nl. Release 2.2 is a complete
4 x 8Mb plus 1Mb replacement for Release 1.1 of the route which is still available for download from
www.uktrainsim.com, www.train-sim.com or www.msts.nl (free 10Mb V1.0 and 3Mb V1.1 downloads).

A full range of MetroVickers EM1/76's, EM2/77's, LNER/LMS/BR Mk1 Coaches and 506 EMU units
are also available on www.uktrainsim.com

Currently the MSTS Woodhead Route is being extended to Worksop and Manchester Victoria.
In possibly a World's First for an MSTS Route, Worksop and Shireoaks are located on
pre-constructed 'tiles' from Tim Court's MidEastUK route and Manchester Victoria is
located on pre-constructed 'tiles' from Martin Bryant's Caldervale route to create a
virtual MSTS route from Manchester to London Kings Cross

Click on the following links to see full size screen shots from V2.2

Manchester Piccadilly
Woodhead Tunnel
Dinting Viaduct
Guide Bridge
Reddish Depot
Worsborough Branch

Click on the following links to see information about the route for real in the real world

The Woodhead Site

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