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South Africa Comes To Snowdonia As Garratt Returns
WELSH Highland Railway articulated NG/G16 Garratt No. 87 is set to return to traffic – in its former black South African Railways (SAR) livery. The locomotive has just emerged from its first 10-year overhaul, having covered 107,479 miles in Snowdonia
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New Severn Valley Manager Prepares For Landmark 50th Anniversary
HELEN Smith, the Severn Valley Railway’s new general manager, has “hit the deck running” with preparations to celebrate the line’s jubilee year. A celebratory weekend is being planned for May 23-25, half a century after the line was officially reop
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‘Double Manors’ £25k Appeal At Severn Valley Launched
A £25,000 appeal to return stricken GWR 4-6-0s Nos. 7802 Bradley Manor and 7812 Erlestoke Manor to action this year has been launched. Last July, Bradley Manor suffered a serious mechanical failure while working on the West Somerset Railway on hire