Issue 2 1992 « Previous issue | Next issue »
The history and development of the station at Ross-on-Wye with details of the trains and train service and locomotive allocations.
No 4507 - The last of a line
The career (history, allocations and duties) of 45xx 2-6-2T No. 4507, the last locomotive in service to have been built at Wolverhampton Stafford Road. Including the 'Engine History' sheet.
General Arrangement Drawing 4520 series 45xx class
General arrangement drawing of the first batch of 45xx's built at Swindon in 1909-10, Lot No 174 with short bunker and inside steam pipes. See Issue 16 for 4555 series.
On the 20th May....
Details of the broad gauge trains that ran on the last day of the broad gauge, 20th May 1892.
Cordons - Part 2
Details and workings of the DD4 and other multi-tank tank 'Cordon' oil gas tank wagons.
Old Oak Common
Some details of the shed and roster details for the late 1920s together with photographs of 5044 on shed in 1956 & 1507 in 1960 by R C Riley.
GWR Unclimbable Fencing for Platforms
Drawing of GWR unclimbable (spear) fencing.
Marsh Mills Signal Box
Photograph of the interior of Marsh Mills Signal Box (Tavistock Branch) by R C Riley.