Steam Days - Jan 2018

£4.60 (Approx $6.69 or €5.88)


Trains of thought

GWR No 6014 King Henry VII, the streamlined ‘King’
New in May 1928 and streamlined in 1935, Andrew Wilson tracks the career of King Henry VII through to its withdrawal in 1962.

Steam Days at Rochester and Chatham
On the front line in terms of South Eastern Railway and LC&DR rivalry, Stanley Jenkins provides a brief history of the lines serving these two important Medway towns.

STEAM DAYS in Colour - No 157: North-west Lancashire
A look at the West Coast main line from Euxton Junction, south of Preston, to Carnforth and incorporating workings to Blackpool and Morecambe.

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Memories of ‘Auld Reekie’
G.L. Pallister recalls spotting trips to Edinburgh from 1956 to 1963.

Peterborough’s New England engine shed, its locomotives and duties: GNR days
Chris Andrews examines how coal traffic influenced the development of the GNR’s second largest engine shed.

Tail Lamp – Readers’ letters