Steam Days - November 2017

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Trains of thought

The Holden GER ‘T19’ 2-4-0s and 4-4-0s
W.A.T. Aves reviews a James Holden class of 2-4-0s, 60 of which were rebuilt to 4-4-0 from 1905, with most of these becoming the LNER ‘D13’ class.

Hereford to Three Cocks Junction
A Midland Railway line, deep in GWR territory, Stephen Roberts details its stations, traffic and the locomotives used until its closure to passengers on 31 December 1962.

STEAM DAYS in Colour - No 155: Former SE&CR ‘H’ class 0-4-4Ts in BR days
By BR days the ‘H’ class were working in some of the more picturesque parts of southern England.

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Day return to Glencoe
G.L. Pallister recalls an August 1960 day when he took a trip by train up the delightful Ballachulish branch from Oban to visit the stunning Glencoe.

Bridgnorth’s railway history
David Postle of the Severn Valley Railway tracks the story of the railway at Bridgnorth through to the present day, and also looks to the future.

Tail Lamp – Readers’ letters