Issue 307


A visit to a British heritage railway is a great day out for all the family! With Heritage Railway magazine, you can keep up to date with essential railway news, days out and lots more! You won’t want to miss issue 307 of Heritage Railway magazine.

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They sowed the seeds of success!

Marking the 50th anniversary of the Dartmouth Steam Railway, a special three-coach train and cruise was run, with 90 invited guests on board – including 22 from the line’s pioneering days of 1973, as Robin Jones reports.

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For the love of freights and goods charters

John Titlow recalls more of the rich and varied freight charters that the preservation sector has run over the years, not only on heritage lines but also in industrial settings, on the national network – and even on London Underground!

How the Moorsline was saved

Robin Jones looks back at the efforts to reopen a route closed by British Rail more than seven years before, as the NYMR proudly celebrates its 50th anniversary of public services and as a major biography of the line is published.

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