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New topic - The post-War designs.


Thompson kitchen and dining cars: read more ...

The ex-NER conversions added, which served 1932-61 on the NE and in East Anglia.
- More details and overview added.


LNER Buffet Cars: read more ...

New addition from LNER days.


GCR Barnums: read more ...

A batch added showing three types of RTS in LNER and BR days.
- More added about the Newcastle-KX service.

Digswell Viaduct

LNER triplet restaurant cars: read more ...

Railway modelling and historical articles
and photographs.

LNER BookSteve - bikeA personal compilation with a detailed index of articles published to date, along with updates and corrections of foul-ups that so often creep in for one reason or another.

The book (right) gets a similar treatment. Then it's a collection of modelling and traffic-related items that never got written up, or are in the pipeline. There's also a photographs section - historical and personal.

New material is added on a regular basis - with the most recent additions/updates below:

Latest: 19th August 2019 (see also R.H. column).

Some diesel scenes at Doncaster in 1963 added.


1960s b&w: read more ...

Some additions from the '50s and '60s with ex-LMS 2-6-4Ts in charge.
- Oops, missed one, just added it.
- Formations worked up.


Bradford portions: read more ...

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Leeds - West Riding

Leeds map

A new section with its own menu.

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LNER Passenger Trains and Formations

The book took 12 years for me and Clive to complete and, though I say so myself, Ian Allan have made a beautiful job of it (see full description and sample pages). Vol.2 about the Secondary Services should follow in a year or so's time.

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