Steam Days - September 2017

£4.60 (Approx $6.69 or €5.88)


Trains of Thought

Trying to improve the ‘Lord Nelsons’
Philip Atkins explains how the Southern Railway attempted to improve the performance of its prestigious Maunsell-designed ‘Lord Nelson’ class 4-6-0s.

Steam Days at Southend
Served by the London, Tilbury & Southend Railway and the Great Eastern Railway, Stanley Jenkins offers a historical overview of the railways of this busy Essex seaside town.

STEAM DAYS in Colour - No 153: Steam on the Cambrian Dovey Junction to Barmouth
Images from perhaps the most picturesque section of the scenic Cambrian Coast route.

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The West Riding steam finale
Keith Widdowson’s travels on the final Saturday of operations around Bradford and Leeds.

Nottingham to Aberdeen and beyond: An East Coast adventure
David Martin recalls visits by train from Nottingham to the Aberdeen area in 1964.

Tail Lamp – Readers’ letters