Railways Illustrated - May 2013

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News Special
West Highland return for Class 37/4

When Scotland went Retro
Loco haulage in 1992 North of the Border

Got a delivery for you
Moving locos by road

Green days in the 1960s
Colour images from when diesels replaced steam

Margam’s shunters at work
Heavy duty industrial shunters

We’ve got the power
Coal flows that remain

The big news

More Class 56s return to use

Class 24 lined up for WSR visit

I PH calls time on heritage railway operations

Tarka Valley line boost

Class 26 for sale

50015 for MNR visit

On The Cover

Hydraulics to return to North Yorkshire Moors

Class 20 repainted in Underground livery

Moving locos by road - how it’s done

Green diesels at work in the 1960s

‘Scotsman’ in crisis again as overhaul stalls


First Thoughts
Traction Action
In The Stores and Stock Changes
Heritage News
What’s Happening To…?
News Pictorial
Industrial News Special
Steam News
In Box
The Railways Illustrated Diary
Away From The Rails
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