Issue 4 1992 « Previous issue | Next issue »
Operational history of Dorchester station (Dorset), with site plans, some building drawings (including architectural drawing of station buildings showing additions and alterations dated 1899) and summer 1939 service timetable.
GWR Standard Tube Fencing & Gates
Details of the boiler tube fencing used around engine sheds, workshops and goods yards etc.
The Final Years of the Metros
Shed allocations and usage of the 2-4-0T Metro tanks from the 1930s.
General Arrangement Drawing Metro Tanks
517 class. Side Elevation (Lot number not given). Frame plan for Lots 117 & 119 (Dwg No 14503).
Saint class no.2920 'Saint David' standing at Hereford is called to assist a Castle over the Central Wales line.
Fire Grates for Water Cranes
Drawing of the fire grate (fire devil) used to prevent freezing of water cranes (Dwg no. 43867).
'F' Class Freights
Two photos by J. F. Russell-Smith of 'F' class freight trains. No. 3454 near Swindon and no. 6979 climbing up past Upton Scudamore near Westbury.
Photos by R.C. Riley - 97xx pannier tank no. 9704 and 61xx large prairie tank no. 6123.
Photo by R.C. Riley of no. 7823 on shed and details of Laira 'Turn 86' for a 78xx.