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Levenmouth Area To Rejoin Scottish Passenger Network
A £75MILLION scheme to reconnect the Levenmouth area of East Fife to the rail network was approved by the Scottish Government in August. The five-mile line from Thornton Junction will serve reopened stations at Cameron Bridge and Leven. Passenger
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A1 Trust Takes Delivery Of First New Components For ‘V4’ Project
THE first new components for the A1 Steam Locomotive Trust’s (A1SLT) third new-build locomotive – Gresley ‘V4’ 2-6-2 No. 3403 – have been delivered to Darlington Locomotive Works ahead of the project’s formal launch next year. The £4,320 order for
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Attractive Names Attract The Custom
ATTRACTIVE names certainly attract custom, conveying as they do a sense of quality and prestige, and Britain’s titled trains have on the whole, been able to boast some fine appellations. Such was the case with the regally-named ‘Queen of Scots’, on