Railways Illustrated - March, 2019

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2018 Railfreight Review
Paul Shannon charts the railfreight gains, losses and changes of the past 12 months.

Humberside heralds a new era
Richard Horner bids farewell to traditional absolute block signalling in East Yorkshire.

The Venerable Mk 1
Almost 70 years since the Mk 1 coach was introduced, Mark Nicholls examines the history of British Railway’s most numerous passenger vehicle.

Preservation Pioneers - The NELPG
Graeme Pickering reviews the North Eastern Locomotive Preservation Group, which changed a contract that paved the way for dozens of steam locos to be saved.

British Depots - Newton Abbot
Alex Fisher looks at the West Country Depot, once a vital facility in the region.

Reminiscences of a Lifelong Train Spotter
Richard Holdsworth recounts his exploits around the Western Region during his school days that were the catalyst for his interest in the Class 52s.