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No.56 March/April 2008
C O N T E N T S
5 First Lines
6 Still Steaming in Serbia James Waite visits two lines that are home to some of world’s last narrow gauge steam locomotives in industrial service.
12 Restoration of a Last Survivor A newly restored Kerr Stuart NG4 4-6-2T looks truly magnificent on the Sandstone Steam Railroad.
15 War and Peace The Leighton Buzzard Railway’s winter calendar has a new event.
16 A Very Secret Railway John Wilson relates the fascinating story of a line that long remained unknown to the outside world because of its potentially explosive nature!
19 The Locomotive Builders Andrew Neale unravels the complex ‘Planet’ story.
25 Books and DVDs
26 Snowdon by Night A rare opportunity opens the way for something rather different in our series looking at today’s British narrow gauge.
30 The Return of 315 Built in 1895, a Baldwin 2-8-0 makes a triumphant return to steam on the Durango & Silverton Railroad.
32 News and Views Home Happenings • World Scene
39 The Evolution Of The Bourne Valley Railway
44 Josephtown Craddonium Company
47 Diary Dates
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