Railways Illustrated - June 2017

£4.50 (Approx $6.54 or €5.75)


Quantity

Regulars

Welcome

Headlines

News

In the Stores

Pictorial

Industrial News

Heritage News

What’s Happening To…?

Rumours

From The Front Coach

Steam News

Traction Action

Reviews

Railwayana

Features

Little Gems
The Heritage Shunters Trust, based at Rowsley South, Peak Rail, is working hard to preserve an impressive collection of the unsung heroes.

WIN! Your chance to win Class 20 and narrow gauge railways books.

Early Galas
A selection of images from some of the year’s first diesel galas.

Erewash Valley
Russell Saxton provides some personal recollections of his local line through the Erewash Valley.

60 Years of whistling
The English Electric Class 20 has been around for an amazing 60 years. Mark Nicholls examines the much-loved Chopper.

Morning Trains at Toton
Alex Fisher describes a winter’s morning at Toton in January 29, 1994.

Where are they now?
One of the first bespoke sectors introduced by BR was the Trainload Metals Class 20 fleet. Pip Dunn describes what happened to the locos.

King Coal no more
Adrian Kenny reviews the state of coal traffic in South Wales from January 2016 until March this year.