Steam Days - September 2016

£4.60 (Approx $6.69 or €5.88)


Trains of Thought

The last weekend of the Great Central’s London Extension
Fifty years since the demise of the GCR main line, David Pearce recalls a Nottingham embankment of note, and offers a tale of quirks that has only now revealed itself.

Stewarts Lane, Battersea
Hemmed in by a maze of lines, Stewarts Lane engine shed’s long and interesting steam era is reviewed by Chris Andrews.

STEAM DAYS in Colour - 141: 1966 revisited
This photographic selection offers a glimpse of the steam scene 50 years ago.

Steam Days at Stratford-upon-Avon
Stanley Jenkins follows railway evolution from horse-drawn beginnings through to a GWR main line from the Midlands to the West Country.

Sid Rickard in Scotland
D.K. Jones selects some of his favourite Scottish views held by the J&J Collection.

Tail Lamp – Readers’ letters

Tail Lamp – Tail Lamp extra:
Rarely photographed engines – update