Railways Illustrated - October 2016

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Banbury Semaphores Banished
Graeme Elgar and Ivan Stewart report on the re-signalling and modernisation project at Banbury, which has consigned another area of semaphore signals to the history books.

The Return of 41001
The fascinating story of the restoration and return to running order of HST Prototype power car 41001.

Early North Wales Diesels
A pictorial look at BR diesels at work in North Wales during the 1960s and 1970s.

Keighley & Worth Valley Railway
Railways Illustrated presents a comprehensive look at one of the UK’s pioneering heritage lines.

Project D6948
The story of the superb restoration to ‘as new’ 1964 condition of the Growler Group’s Class 37 D6948.

Gala Delights
A pictorial round up from some recent diesel galas.

The Railway’s Big Bang
Remembered as the year of the ‘big bang’, 1986 saw monumental changes for our railway system.





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