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S160 No. 2253 Named Omaha In Commemoration Of D-Day Landings
PETER Best’s United States Army Transport Corps S160 2-8-0 No. 2253 has been outshopped in maroon livery and named Omaha in honour of the D-Day invasion of Normandy 75 years ago. The locomotive was constructed by Baldwin’s of Philadelphia in March 19
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Duke Of Kent Learns About His Family’s Bahamas Link
WHEN he visited the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway on Friday, June 1, the Duke of Kent took a footplate ride on a locomotive which was a member of a class designed to celebrate his grandfather King George V’s silver jubilee. The Duke, a first cousin
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National Award For Aberdeen Main Line Turntable Project
THE Ferryhill Railway Heritage Trust has carried off a major award for returning the Aberdeen depot’s 1906-built Ransomes & Rapier turntable to service last summer following years of disuse. The trust won the Preserving the History of the Railway c