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MRJ Issue 83
  • Birmingham Loco - Part One

    Dick Potts


    A study of the Great Western's Sheds at Bordesley and Tyseley. Part One - Brunel's engine and carriage depot, Bordesley

    Tags: carriage depot, engine depot

  • A Glimpse of Wiveliscombe Station in the 1950s

    Colin Metcalfe


    Covers development of the station, operations into the 1950s, passenger services in the summer of 1955 and freight services

    Tags: Somerset, stations

  • '56xxs' in The English Divisions

    John Copsey


    The '56XX' 0-6-2T's were very much South Wales engines but the initial requirements of South Wales had been largely fulfilled by early 1928. In February of 1928 No. 6625 was sent as new to St. Philip's Marsh. By January 1929, 13 locomotives of this class were allocated at English sheds.

    Tags: 56xx, english divisions

  • [Photos: Moreton Cutting]

    M G C Smith


    3 colour photos of Moreton Cutting

    Tags: photos