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Warship Helps Out Great Central Diesel Gala
THE Great Central Railway’s September 6-8 diesel gala continued the trend of previous years with a slow but sure rise in passenger numbers. The late summer gala has become one of the ‘must see’ events of the modern traction calendar, with an increasi
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Off The Shelf
by Andy Coward (softback, Mortons, product/5573/bookazine-heritagediesel-and-electric-locomotives 132pp , £7.99 post free, ISBN 9781911639046). IT IS now more than 40 years since the first British Rail main line diesel locomo
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‘Business Boom’ Will Follow Strathspey Arrival At Grantown
PLANS to extend the Strathspey Railway into its long-term goal of Grantown-on-Spey have been unveiled to the public by the line’s officials. It is claimed the £10 million cost of the two-mile extension will be small in comparison with the economic be