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A New But Genuine GWR Country Station!
In 1970, I took my first ride from Buckfastleigh to Totnes on the then recently opened Dart Valley Railway. When the train reached Ashburton Junction, the main line connection, the train paused and then reversed in push-pull manner, as there was neit
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Crowds Flock To Locomotion Museum Birthday Bash
MORE than 3500 visitors attended a 15th birthday gala at the Locomotion museum in Shildon, County Durham. During the September 21-22 event, visitors were able to ride on the National Railway Museum’s (NRM) replica of Stephenson’s Rocket. One of the o
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New Severn Valley General Manager Appointed
HELEN Smith – the deputy director of the Tank Museum at Bovington – has been named as the new general manager of the Severn Valley Railway (SVR). Helen was appointed on the unanimous decision by both the line’s Holdings and Guarantee companies. Previ