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One Down: One To Go! Urie S15 No. 506 Returns To Action
THERE were scenes of elation at the Mid-Hants Railway’s Alresford station on Sunday, June 2, when the Urie Locomotive Society (ULS) relaunched one of its two Urie S15s, No. 506, following an 18-year overhaul. The Eastleigh-built 4-6-0 looked stunning
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Nick Ralls To Leave Severn Valley Railway To Take Up Ironbridge Museums Post
SEVERN Valley Railway general manager Nick Ralls is to leave after 12 years in the post to take over as chief executive of the Ironbridge Gorge Museums Trust. Trained museum professional Nick, 48, who lives in Bewdley, worked for the National Trust a
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The Day The Churnet Valley Tracks Caught Fire!
A SPARK from a passing steam train was believed to have set tracks ablaze on the Churnet Valley Railway. It was conjected that a gas main beneath the railway near Kingsley & Froghall station ruptured, allowing gas to rise to the surface. When a train