BRITAIN'S LEADING HISTORICAL RAILWAY JOURNAL
October 2008 Journal
- Sitwell D. Williams considers the people and places behind the names carried by the Southern Railway 'King Arthur' Class.
Southport - Michael H. C. Baker gives his personal recollections of
the railway scene at this Lancashire coastal resort.
Metro-Vick Co-Bo Diesels - colour spread of a not entirely successful 1960s design.
Cambrian Locomotive Sheds and Rosters - John Reohorn looks at
the working of this Welsh railway system in 1898.
Out in the 'Mid-Day Scot' - colour spread of the famous London
-Glasgow express hauled by LMS Pacifics in the 1950s/60s.
London Freight - David Idle's colour shots of some of the short
-distance goods trains which travelled through and around London in 1964/5.
Roads for Rails - Alistair F. Nisbet uncovers two proposals by the LNER to
convert East Anglian branch lines into roads in the 1930s.
High Wycombe South Signal Box in 1987 - Allan Patterson recalls
signalling on the ex-GW/GC Joint Line.
The Development of the Large Passenger Tank Engine - Part Two - Variety: The Spice of Life
- by Michael Rutherford.
Sir William Tite and Railways - Part Two of Gordon Biddle's review of the
work of a distinguished railway architect.
Two 'Clauds' are better than one - two colour photos by Derek Penney of
the Great Eastern's 'Claud Hamilton' 4-4-0s.
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