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Jamie Duggan

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Since I was a child, I have been a big fan of steam locomotives. This enthusiasm has been become greater in recent years, leading to me becoming involved in a society restoring a standard gauge locomotive. Joining the RailAdvent team in 2017, I help Michael produce articles.
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Can you help? – Final overhaul work on steam locomotive No.9351

The West Somerset Railway Association (WSRA) have set up a JustGiving page to help raise funds to complete the overhaul of Great Western Railway (GWR)...
Safety Valve Springs // Credit The Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust Ltd

The 37th update on steam locomotive 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley

The first half of February 2019 has seen many tasks being carried out and completed on A4 No.60007 Sir Nigel Gresley. Engine With the upper slide...
7166 in LMS Days // Credit Unknown

LMS Fowler 2F ‘Dock’ Tank steam locomotive – Lost Class

Built for heavy haulage around key ports operated by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway, this week's Lost Class article explores the Fowler 2F...
Reassembly of Driver's Side Motion // Credit MNLPS

Update on and tour programme for steam locomotive 35028 Clan Line

The Merchant Navy Locomotive Preservation Society have been busy carrying out winter maintenance to their Southern Railway Merchant Navy Class No.35028 Clan Line ahead of...
82045 being Lifted // Credit Peter Line

January 2019 update on steam locomotive 82045

January 2019 saw The 82045 Steam Locomotive Trust achieve a major milestone when 82045 was lifted onto the cattle dock siding at the Severn Valley...
Engine and Tender Reunited // Credit The Watkinson Trust

Update on steam locomotive No.5025 – February 2019

The team overhauling London Midland and Scottish Railway Stanier Class 5 5025 at the Strathspey Railway have hit another milestone in returning the engine back...
35011 "General Steam Navigation" in the Snow Credit Steve Jeffery

New home for steam locomotive 35011? – GSNLRS January 2019 Update

The latest update from the society features a review of 2018's progress and exciting news. 2018 The GSNLRS took many steps forward in the restoration of...
31874 in Preservation // Credit The Swanage Moguls Fund

SECR/SR N Class steam locomotives – Sole Survivor

Built for hauling a variety of train types across tracks which could only handle light axle loading, the N Class helped the South Eastern and...
1450 stops at Hayles Halt

Steam locomotive No.1450 unable to take part in SVR’s Spring Steam...

The Severn Valley Railway (SVR) has announced that Great Western Railway (GWR) 14XX Class No.1450 will no longer be able to haul trains at...
47445's Frame at West Shed // Credit Midland Railway - Butterley

Update on the restoration of steam locomotive No.47445

The Midland Railway - Butterley has posted an update on the restoration of LMS 3F Tank No.47445. About 47445 Built in 1929, 47445 spent most of...