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Rheidol Workshops To Overhaul Welshpool’s The Earl
THE Welshpool & Llanfair Railway is sending Beyer Peacock 0-6-0T No. 822 The Earl for a major overhaul at the Vale of Rheidol Railway’s Aberystwyth workshops, taking the engine out of a long queue for work at Llanfair Caereinion. The Earl and its si
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Biggest In The World!
The world has waited six decades to see a Union Pacific Railroad (UP) Big Boy 4-8-8-4 back in action – and now No. 4014, one of eight survivors of the behemoth class, has taken over as the biggest operational steam locomotive on the planet. As highli
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IoW Steam Railway Manager Peter Vail To Stand Down
ISLE of Wight Steam Railway general manager Peter Vail is to retire after 14 years in the job. It was believed that Peter is one of the longest-serving general managers in the sector. He was appointed to the railway following a mid-Nineties crisi