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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.
6989 "Wightwick Hall" in March 2019 Credit M Tayler

Steam locomotive 6989 Wightwick Hall to visit The Battlefield Line

The Battlefield Line has announced that Great Western Railway 6959 'Modified Hall' Class No.6989 "Wightwick Hall" will be running at the line in October...
61305 Mayflower

Steam locomotive 61306 Mayflower unable to visit the Nene Valley this...

The Nene Valley Railway has announced the planned visit by LNER B1 No.61306 "Mayflower" in June/July 2019 will not take place unfortunately. Mainline Tour "Mayflower" was...
6201 Princess Elizabeth

Steam locomotive 6201 Princess Elizabeth passes mainline tests

The Locomotive 6201 Princess Elizabeth Society has announced that their locomotive, London, Midland and Scottish Railway 'Princess Royal' Class No.6201 "Princess Elizabeth", has successfully...
1016 "Inyala" appearing in LNER Apple Green in 1949 // Credit Simon Lathlane

LNER Thompson B1 Class steam locomotives – Class Information

Built for mixed traffic duties during the strict conditions of World War 2, the B1s were Thompson's take on a 4-6-0 2-cylinder general purpose...
506 Nearing the End of Overhaul // Credit ULS

Update from the Urie Locomotive Society – March 2019

Since the last update from the society 6 months ago, work on overhauling No.506 has progressed greatly, with 2019 hopefully being the year the...
73050's Tender Arriving at the North Yorkshire Moors Railway // Credit Adrain Dennis

73050’s tender to be paired with steam locomotive 92134

The Nene Valley Railway has announced that the tender of their BR Standard 5 No.73050 "City of Peterborough" has been loaned out for use...
Fitting Vestibule Top Arch Flanges // Credit The Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust Ltd

Update 38 on steam locomotive 60007 Sir Nigel Gresley

The Sir Nigel Gresley Locomotive Trust Ltd have busy as usual at York overhauling their LNER A4, No.60007 "Sir Nigel Gresley". Tender Reconstruction of the tender's...
80150's New Cab Roof // Credit Richard Bryan‎

An update on steam locomotive No.80150

The past 6 months have seen much work progress on restoring the Standard 4 Tank, as well as ordering and making new parts. Cab The main...
Bogie Spring Beams Credit // GSNLRS

New base confirmed for steam locomotive General Steam Navigation – February...

The General Steam Navigation Locomotive Restoration Society (GSNLRS) have made an exciting announcement this week along with other progress that has been carried out during...
9351

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)...