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Vol. 72 & 73: Clan Line 2007-2015

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On two discs, highlights of Clan Line’s exploits during her fourth period of mainline running since preservation. Part 1 covers her work with the VSOE (latterly Belmond) Pullman trains on regular trips to Bristol, Oxford, Southampton and around the “Surrey … Continue reading

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Vol. 71: Mainline 2014, Southern Locomotives

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Featuring: 34046 Braunton 34067 Tangmere 35028 Clan Line YouTube clips: Braunton at Aynho and Ardley at Sunset Tangmere climbing Hemerdon Available on DVD and BluRay

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Photo Shoot, January 2015

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Our good friend Ellie Bower accepted the almost-impossible challenge of taking some pictures of us that we all like enough to show to the world. I (Mark) think she did rather well, and that the following are quite good. The … Continue reading

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Vol. 70: The Great Britain VII, Part 2

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On two discs, a 9-day tour of Great Britain by steam train. The seventh running of The Great Britain visited Falmouth, the Cumbrian coast and several of the Edinburgh-Glasgow routes for the first time. Featuring: 34046 Braunton, 5029 Nunney Castle, … Continue reading

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Vol. 69: The Great Britain VII, Part 1

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On two discs, a 9-day tour of Great Britain by steam train. The seventh running of The Great Britain visited Falmouth, the Cumbrian coast and several of the Edinburgh-Glasgow routes for the first time. Featuring: 34046 Braunton, 5029 Nunney Castle, … Continue reading

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Vol. 66: Mainline 2013, BR Locomotives

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Featuring: 70000 Britannia 70013 Oliver Cromwell YouTube clips: 70000 Britannia at Ponthir and Llanfihangel on 23rd November. 70013 Oliver Cromwell at Narroways and Beeston Castle. Available on DVD & Blu-ray Disc

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Vol. 67: Mainline 2013, LMS Locomotives

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Featuring: Black Fives 44871, 44932, 45231, 45305, 45407 45699 Galatea 46233 Duchess Of Hamilton YouTube clips: 44932 on the Weymouth Seaside Express 46233 with a Cumbrian Mountain Express Available on DVD and Blu-ray Disc

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Vol. 65: Mainline 2013, GWR & Metropolitan Locomotives

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Featuring: 4936 Kinlet Hall 4965 Rood Aston Hall 5029 Nunney Castle 5043 Earl Of Mount Edgcumbe Pannier tank 9466 Prairie tank 5521, running as “L150” Metropolitan Rly No. 1 YouTube clips: 5043 Earl Of Mount Edgcumbe, The Cotswold Explorer, 19th … Continue reading

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Vol. 64: Mainline 2013, Southern Locomotives

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Featuring: 34046 Braunton 34067 Tangmere 35028 Clan Line YouTube clips: 34067 Tangmere on The Devonian, 4th July 34046 Braunton’s first mainline tour, The Dorset Coast Express, 14th August Available on DVD and BluRay

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Vol. 63: The West Highlander 2013

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A 4-day rail-tour from Preston to Fort William, Mallaig and Oban. Featuring: K4 61994 The Great Marquess K1 62005 Black Fives 44871 & 45407 46115 Scots Guardsman YouTube clip: Day 3: 44871 & 45407 departing from Tyndrum Lower Available on … Continue reading

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