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A Block Signalling Pioneer TRM 08/1941 Vol 87-530 Article - on Charles V Walker of the South Eastern Railway Telegraph Department. See 07/1941 Vol 87-529 for Sevenoaks accident refered to.
A History of Early Waggon and Rail Ways TRM 11/1931 Vol 69-413 Article - a history of Waggon and Rail Ways down to mid 1800s, includinding the Surrey Iron Rail Way.
A School "Train" TRM 09/1934 Vol 75-447 Picture of the Fayle's Tramway School Train for Goathorn children in the mid thirties.
Abandoned Railway to Westward Ho! - The Why and the Wherefore TRM 05/1958 Vol 104-685 the why and the wherefore - notes on this short lived line.
Abbey Station, Shrewsbury, in 1870 TRM 09-10/1945 Vol 91-559 Picture - of the erstwhile P, S & N W Rly 0-4-2 and train.
Agricola Revisited TRM 09/1980 Vol 126-953 Article - on a mining "tub" illustrated by Agricola in "De Re Metallica" of 1556.
An Air System in Embryo TRM 08/1935 Vol 77-458 Article on Railway Air Services. See also on page 139 note on Rail and Air Co-ordination.
Automatic Train Control TRM 04/1940 Vol 86-514 Article - on the current means of train control.
Aveling and Porter Locomotives TRM 03/1936 Vol 78-465 Short article - on on these geared locomotives with photo's.
BICTON WOODLAND RAILWAY TRM 06/1963 Vol 109-746 Short article - on the 18'' gauge pleasure railway in Devon.
Bristol steam builders - The Why and the Wherefore TRM 10/1979 Vol 125-942 The Why and the Wherefore - on the Bristol companies building steam locomotives from 1837 to 1968.
British 0-4-2 Tender Engines TRM 08/1951 Vol 97-604 Article - mention of A12 Jubilee LSWR and D2 and B1 Gladstone LBSCR.
British 0-6-4T Tank Locomotives TRM 01/1953 Vol 99-621 Article - including mention of SE&CR J Class.
British 2-4-2 Tank Engines TRM 06/1950 Vol 96-590 Article - mention of LBSCR Inspector.
British 4-4-0T Tank Engines TRM 05-06/1948 Vol 94-575 Article - overview of the nearly 500 engines built.
British 4-4-2 Tank Locomotives TRM 03/1951 Vol 97-599 Article - including LSWR Adams and LBSCR I3 classes. See also 08/1962 Vol 108-736.
British 4-6-2 Tank Engines TRM 08/1953 Vol 99-628 Article - including mention of the LBSCR "J" class.
British 4-6-4 Tank Engines TRM 07/1952 Vol 98-615 Article - including mention of the LBSCR "L" class.
British A T C Systems Compared TRM 08/1950 Vol 96-592 Article
British Locomotive Design, 1910-1922 - part one TRM 11/1963 Vol 110-751 Article on - overview of design developments across the time span.
British Locomotive Design, 1910-1922 - part two TRM 12/1963 Vol 110-752 Article on - overview of design developments across the time span.
British Railway Signalling Since 1925 TRM 04/1951 Vol 97-600 Article on signalling including SR.
British Railways Automatic Train Control System TRM 04/1958 Vol 104-684 Article - on the expansion of the ATC and its operation.
British Signalling Developments since 1897 TRM 07/1957 Vol 103-675 Article - a overview of British signals and signalling since 1897.
Buckeye Couplers - The Why and the Wherefore TRM 12/1961 Vol 107-728 The Why and the Wherefore - on the origin of the MCB or now called AAR couplers.
Builders for 111 Years Part One - Beyer Peacock Gorton Foundry TRM 09/1966 Vol 112-785 Article - on some designs up to the 1860s.
Builders for 111 Years Part Two - Beyer Peacock Gorton Foundry TRM 10/1966 Vol 112-786 Article - on some designs from the 1860s to the "Hymek" diesel-hydraulics.
China Clay to the Cattewater TRM 04/1969 Vol 115-816 Article - on the Lee Moor Tramway including map.
Cliff Railways TRM 08/1951 Vol 97-604 Article - mention of Leas Cliff Folkestone and West Hill Hastings.
Crane Engines TRM 10/1951 Vol 97-606 Article - including SE&CR No.409 (235S).
Developments in Freight Transport TRM 01/1959 Vol 105-693 Article -on an exhibition at Battersea Wharf Goods Depot including road-rail transhipment of containers, wagons and the Dowty automatic coupler.
Dover & Martin Mill Railway - The Why and the Wherefore TRM 10/1964 Vol 110-762 The Why and the Wherefore - reply to an equiry. Also see 11-12/1947 Vol 93-572 and short letter in 07/1960 Vol 107-711
Dyke steep grade railway - Notes and News TRM 10/1940 Vol 86-520 Notes - picture of the Dyke steep grade railway.
Dyke Steep Grade Railway - The Why and the Wherefore. TRM 11/1939 Vol 85-509 The Why and the Wherefore - Dyke Steep Grade Railway, note on this short lived undertaking. See also Notes and News 10/1940 for picture.
Filming "The Titfield Thunderbolt" TRM 03/1953 Vol 99-623 Article on the filming on the Limpley Stoke-Camerton branch.
Fireless Locomotives in Kent TRM 05/1976 Vol 122-901 Pics
Fireless Steam Locomotives - Panorama TRM 10/1967 Vol 113-798 Panorama - pictures including Bowaters "Unique".
First Steam Whistle - The Why and the Wherefore TRM 12/1965 Vol 111-765 The Why and the Wherefore - on the invention of the steam whistle about 1831.
Giesl Ejector TRM 10/1968 Vol 114-810 The Why and the Wherefore - on the ejector method of operation.
Hammer Blow - The Why and the Wherefore. TRM 03/1942 Vol 88-537 The Why and the Wherefore. Hammer Blow with mention of "Schools" class.
Hammersmith & Chiswick Branch - Letters to the Editor. TRM 09/1957 Vol 103-677 Letters to the Editor - additional information arising from The Why and the Wherefore 07/1957 Vol 103-675
Hammersmith & Chiswick Branch - The Why and the Wherefore. TRM 07/1957 Vol 103-675 The Why and the Wherefore - on early crude slipping of a coach. See also Letters to the Editor 09/1957 Vol 103-677
Hampton Pier Branch, Herne Bay - The Why and the Wherefore TRM 05/1959 Vol 105-697 the why and the wherefore - on the horse traction tramroad with sketch map.
HENRY BOOTH AND THE "ROCKET" TRM 10/1979 Vol 125-942 Article - on the 150 Anniversary of the Rainhill Trials
Intercommunication in Passenger Trains TRM 07/1936 Vol 79-469 Article - on the provision of a means whereby the public could communicate with the guard and locomotive.
Light Railways and Agriculture TRM 05/1924 Vol 54-323 Article - extolling the use of narrow gauge to aid agriculture.
Locomotive 700 TRM 08/1959 Vol 105-700 Article - on the various locomotives numbered 700, including the two Southern engines.
Locomotive builders of Glasgow -The Why and the Wherefore. TRM 11/1966 Vol 112-787 The Why and the Wherefore - on the various locomotive builders that became The North British Locomotive Co. Ltd.
Locomotive Cabs and Fittings TRM 05-06/1945 Vol 91-557 Article - including LCDR PYRAMUS 0-6-0.
Locomotive Cavalcade, 1920-1950-1 TRM 07/1950 Vol 96-591 Article - including references to SR locomotives.
Locomotive Cavalcade, 1920-1950-2. TRM 08/1950 Vol 96-592 Article - including references to SR locomotives.
Locomotive Cavalcade, 1920-1950-3. TRM 09/1950 Vol 96-593 Article - including references to SR locomotives.
Locomotive Cavalcade, 1920-1950-4. TRM 10/1950 Vol 96-594 Article - including references to SR locomotives.
Locomotive Cavalcade, 1920-1950-5. TRM 11/1950 Vol 96-595 Article - including references to SR locomotives.
Locomotive Cavalcade, 1920-1950-6. TRM 12/1950 Vol 96-596 Article - including references to SR locomotives.
Locomotive No.600 TRM 04/1951 Vol 97-600 Article - locomotives bearing No.600.
Locomotives at Sittingbourne Paper Mills TRM 06/1955 Vol 101-650 Article on the Bowater's Lloyd Pulp & Paper Mills Ltd at Sittingbourne. Both standard and narrow gauge, steam, fireless, battery and diesel.
Locomotives Built by Mr Stephen Lewin - Pertinent Paragraphs. TRM 11/1932 Vol 71-425 Pertinent Paragraphs - on the these locomotives and note on the Furzebrook Tramway following the article on The Swanage Railway.
Locomotives No.800 TRM 12/1967 Vol 113-800 Article - locomotives bearing No.800.
London Railway Stations in 1893 TRM 07-08/1944 Vol 90-552 Article - a general description of some major railway stations.
Looking Ahead in Electric Traction TRM 11/1955 Vol 101-655 Article - overview of the various systems both ac and dc.
Magnus Volk and His Railways TRM 04/1942 Vol 88-538 Article - short description of his railways at Brighton.
Mails on the Move Under London TRM 02/1968 Vol 114-802 Article - fortieth anniversary of Post Office Railway.
Michelin railcar tests - Letters TRM 09/1976 Vol 122-905 Letters - on the trials held in 1932 between Alton and Ascot following on from 06/1976 Vol 122-902.
Michelin railcar tests -The Why and the Wherefore. TRM 06/1976 Vol 122-902 The Why and the Wherefore. Photo at Bentley (letter of 09/1976 disputes this and claims it is at Alton looking towards Bentley?) in 1932 during trials between Aldershot and Alton and notes of it's particulars, also its use on the LMS. See Letters - 09/1976 Vol 122-905. This article also refers to an article in 12/1931 Vol 69-414, with 03/1932 Vol 70-417and 06/1932 Vol 70-420 for further short references.
Midland & South Western Junction Railway Notes TRM 07-08/1943 Vol 89-546 Article - notes on 1914-18 war.
Milk Transport in Tank Wagons TRM 02/1928 Vol 62-368 Article - on UNITED DAIRIES 4w milk tanks on GWR and LMS.
Movable Platforms TRM 10/1940 Vol 86-520 Article - on movable platforms including Waterloo. Additional information on Wood Lane LPTB in Notes and News - 04/1941, Brockhurst SR in Notes and News - 09/1941, Dover Harbour in Notes and News - 05-06/1942.
Movable Station Platforms - Notes and News TRM 09/1941 Vol 87-531 Notes and News - Additional information on Brockhurst SR.
Named British Express Trains TRM 08/1968 Vol 114-808 Article on the current deminished list of named trains with only three on the Southern Region.
Notes on the M. & S. W. J. R. - Pertinent Paragraphs TRM 06/1932 Vol 70-420 Pertinent Paragraphs - on additional snippets of information .
Oil by Rail TRM 05/1963 Vol 109-745 Article - including pictures of SM&BP 40ton lpg tank No.9900 Charles Roberts circa 1963, early half round tank Charles Roberts 1881, SM&BP then oldest wagon cylindrical tank 2047 gals No.512 Dalington W & E Co 1889 reg NER, SM&BP steam coil fitted No.4886 Charles Roberts 1942 reg LMS, "SHELL" MOTOR SPIRIT ASIATIC PETROLEUM Co Ltd class A 14 ton No.763 Midland RC&W Co Ltd 1920, SM&BP FUEL OIL 14 ton rectangular tank No.3132 1913 reg MR, SM&BP anchored 20 ton welded tank Charles Roberts 1942, unbranded creosote 35 ton tank Charles Roberts 1957, SHELPHALT 40 ton bitumen tank with steam coils and flame tubes No.PD9002 Powell Duffryn 1963, SM&BP 40 ton fuel oil tank No.9585 Powell Duffryn 1963.
Out-of-Gauge Loads TRM 08/1960 Vol 106-712 Article - description of a 140' stripper from Venice to Isle of Grain.
Per Ferro Ad Astra TRM 06/1968 Vol 114-806 Article - on closure of the Farnborough Royal Aircraft Establishment railway.
Pier Railways TRM 06/1952 Vol 98-614 Article - including Herne Bay (both mentioned), Ryde and Hythe in Hampshire.
Pre-Grouping Locomotives on British Railways-1 TRM 09/1955 Vol 101-653 Article - including reference to BP&GVR.
Pre-Grouping Locomotives on British Railways-2 TRM 10/1955 Vol 101-654 Article - including reference to S&DJR.
Pre-Grouping Locomotives on British Railways-3 TRM 11/1955 Vol 101-655 Article - in series.
Pre-Grouping Locomotives on British Railways-4 TRM 12/1955 Vol 101-656 Article on Southern Region pre-grouping stock.
Private Owners' Wagons TRM 09-10/1942 Vol 88-541 Article - including pictures of, CHARRINGTONS 12 ton mineral No.1711, TARSLAG (1928) Ltd 12 ton mineral No.283, TARMAC 12 ton mineral Steel body No.K3640, SHELL MOTOR SPIRIT SHELL-MEX Ltd 14 ton inflammable spirit tank No.1628, S C 20 ton steel body mineral No.24500, G W branded NORTHS NAVIGATION COLLIERIES 20 ton steel body mineral No.110071, CHANCE & HUNT Ltd OLDBURY, WEDNESBURY & STAFFORD 10 ton pent roofed covered salt wagon No.333, APPLEEY IRON Co Ltd 20 ton steel hopper No.600 all by Birmingham Railway Carriage & Wagon Co Ltd.
Prolonging the Life of Steam - The Giesl Ejector - a survey 1951 - 1966 TRM 08/1966 Vol 112-784 Article - on the ejector including references to BR class 9, Talyllyn Railway 0-4-2 tank Edward Thomas and rebuilding No.34064 Fighter Command with one in 1962. see 09/1966 Vol 112-785 letters on comment by P Ransome-Wallis.
Quarry Lines at Betchworth - the Dorking Greystone Lime Company TRM 10/1935 Vol 77-460 Article - on the operation of the quarry.
Rail Cars with Pneumatic Tyres TRM 12/1931 Vol 69-414 Article - on the trial of a Michelin 24-seater rail car. See also 06/1932 Vol 70-420 What the Railways are doing - for note of trials on the Southern Railway in the neighbourhood of Alton and Ascot
Railway connections at Kings Cross-1 TRM 05/1962 Vol 108-733 Article on the tunnels and connections to other companies. Part 1 with maps
Railway connections at Kings Cross-2 TRM 06/1962 Vol 108-734 Article - part 2 with maps.
Railway Construction and Operation at War Department Depots TRM 09-10/1943 Vol 89-547 Article - overview of general depot construction.
Railway Engineering Surveys from the Air TRM 07/1950 Vol 96-591 Article - using SR locations as illustrations.
Railway Telegraphs TRM 06/1936 Vol 78-468 Article - on the history up to 1870.
Railways and Photography-1 TRM 07/1961 Vol 107-723 Article on photography including 1851 Hyde Park Calotype of SER Folkestone.
Railways and Photography-2 TRM 08/1961 Vol 107-724 Article on photography conclusion.
Railways and the London Coal Dues TRM 10/1941 Vol 87-532 Article - on the coal-dues obelisks including their positions on the SR.
Railways and the War - 1 TRM 11/1939 Vol 85-509 Article - on the various alterations affecting the Railways due to the commencement of hostilities.
Railways of the Channel Islands 1 - The Jersey Railway TRM 07/1938 Vol 83-493 Article and map. See also Pertinent Paragraphs 11/1935 Vol 77-461. The Why and the Wherefore - 08/1957 Vol 105-700.
Railways of the Channel Islands 2 - The Jersey Eastern Railway TRM 07-08/1942 Vol 88-540 Article and map. The Why and the Wherefore - The Why and the Wherefore - 08/1957 Vol 105-700.
Random Reflections on British Locomotive Types-1 TRM 11-12/1945 Vol 91-560 Article - including pre grouping SR engines.
Random Reflections on British Locomotive Types-2 TRM 01-02/1946 Vol 92-561 Article - including pre grouping SR engines.
Reopening of the Welshpool & Llanfair TRM 06/1963 Vol 109-746 Article - on the reopening of the railway on the 6th of April 1963, with map of the line.
Results of the 1948 Locomotive Interchange Trials TRM 09-10/1949 Vol 95-583 Article - summary of results.
Robert Stephenson & Hawthorns Limited TRM 11/1950 Vol 96-595 Article - Famous British Locomotive Builders-1.
Rolling Stock of the Railway Operating Division, Royal Engineers, 1916-19
Part 7 - British Wagon Stock sent Overseas
TRM 03/1933 Vol 72-429 Article - describing use of and listing the wagon numbers including those from the southern railway company's.
Rolling Stock Statistics, Midland & South Western Junction Railway TRM 08/1951 Vol 97-604 Note - at grouping 1923 it owned 29 locomotives, 134 coaching vehicles, 260 freight vehicles, and 119 srevice vehicles.
Ryde Pier Tramway - Pertinent Paragraphs TRM 02/1928 Vol 62-368 Pertinent Paragraphs - note rolling stock on change to Drewry petrol rail cars.
Sail propulsion on a private quarry railway at Cliffe, Kent - Notes and News TRM 03/1942 Vol 88-537 Notes and News - picture of sail propulsion on a private quarry railway at Cliffe, Kent
Savernake, a Railway Crossroads in Wiltshire - 1 TRM 02/1958 Vol 104-682 Article - map & pics Wiltshire
Savernake, a Railway Crossroads in Wiltshire - 2 TRM 03/1958 Vol 104-683 Article & pics Wiltshire
Six Decades of Locomotives TRM 07/1957 Vol 103-675 Article - a overview of British steam locomotives since 1897.
Some Black, Hawthorn Locomotives TRM 07-08/1949 Vol 95-582 Article - short overview of company - 4 pics.
Some Early Railway Signals TRM 04/1955 Vol 101-648 Article - including diagram of LSWR circular disc type of 1840.
Some Interesting Railway Tickets TRM 02/1957 Vol 103-670 Article - includes, W L E R Co, L & S W R, L C & D R tickets.
Somersetshire Coal Canal and its Radstock Railway -The Why and the Wherefore. TRM 08/1940 Vol 86-518 The Why and the Wherefore. Somersetshire Coal Canal and its Radstock Railway map (1831) and notes
Southern Railway trial of the Micheline pneumatic-tyred rail car in the Alton and Ascot areas. TRM 06/1932 Vol 70-420 What the Railways are doing - Note refering to 12/1931 Vol 69-414 article, also a railcar mentioned in 04/1935 Vol 76-454 of trial on LMS.
St Michael's Mount Tramway TRM 07/1964 Vol 110-759 Article - on Lord St Levan's cable-worked incline .
The "Ilfracombe Goods" Engines. TRM 07-08/1946 Vol 92-564 List of the six sold to E K R, K & E S R and S & M R.
The "Traction Engine" Locomotive TRM 10/1939 Vol 85-508 Short article - on these geared locomotives with photo's including Hall & Company, East Croydon, and Eastwood's Lewes Cement Company.
The 0-4-4 Tank Locomotive - Part 1 TRM 04/1963 Vol 109-744 Article - including pictures of S&DJR No.55, LC&DR R class No.208.
The 0-4-4 Tank Locomotive - Part 2 TRM 05/1963 Vol 109-745 Article - including pictures of SER Q classNo.352, LSWR T1 class No.62, LSWR M7 class No.25, LB&SCR D3 class No.392, SM&AR Fairlie's Patent No.4 and Metropolitan R No.70.
The 0-4-4 Tank Locomotive - Part 3 TRM 06/1963 Vol 109-746 Article - including picture of SER Q classNo.308.
The Armistice Coach TRM 07/1941 Vol 87-529 Article - brief history of the Wagons-Lits dining car number 2419 in its travels ending in Berlin.
The Bideford, Westward Ho! & Appledore Railway - Pertinent Paragraphs TRM 06/1939 Vol 84-504 Pertinent Paragraphs - on this isolated line with pictures.
The Bideford, Westward Ho! & Appledore Railway - The Why and the Wherefore TRM 11-12/1945 Vol 91-560 The Why and the Wherefore - mention of The Bideford, Westward Ho! & Appledore Railway.
The British 4-4-2 tank engine TRM 08/1962 Vol 108-736 Article - including LSWR Adams and LBSCR classes on withdraw of the last 4-4-2 tank engines Nos.30582 and 30584. See also 03/1951 Vol 97-599.
The Brookwood Cemetery Railway TRM 04/1942 Vol 88-538 Article - short description of line.
The Changing Face of Transport TRM 07/1957 Vol 103-675 Article - a overview of the many changes on British railways since 1897.
The Classification of Locomotives TRM 03/1942 Vol 88-537 Article - on wheel descriptions and names including SR notation for the new "Channel Packet" class of locomotives.
The Development of British Diesel Traction TRM 07/1957 Vol 103-675 Article - a short history on diesel traction from William Priestman's 1889 shunter to todays mainline locomotives.
The Didcot, Newbury & Southhampton Railway TRM 02/1955 Vol 101-646 Article - with map first part of history.
The Didcot, Newbury & Southhampton Railway TRM 03/1955 Vol 101-647 Article - concluding part of history.
The Diesel Locomotive TRM 10/1932 Vol 71-424 Article - overview of the use of this type of locomotive and developments in engine design.
The Dover & Martin Mill Railway TRM 11-12/1947 Vol 93-572 Article - including system map and short history. Also short letter in 07/1960 Vol 107-711
The Duke of Buckingham's Railways with special reference to the Brill line TRM 10/1935 Vol 77-460 Article - on the railways of the County of Buckingham around Aylesbury including map.
The East Cornwall Mineral Railway TRM 05/1951 Vol 97-601 Article - including system map and short history.
The East London Railway TRM 06/1953 Vol 99-626 Article - including map.
The First Railway Locomotive TRM 03/1951 Vol 97-599 Article -on Richard Trevithick's Penydarren locomotive most likely form.
The First Steam Railway TRM 12/1937 Vol 81-486 Article -on Richard Trevithick's Penydarren locomotive most likely form.
The Galton Experiments TRM 10/1961 Vol 107-726 Article - on Brandling's Colliery line between Leeds and Middleton
The Gauge of the SURREY IRON RAILWAY TRM 08/1967 Vol 113-796 Article - on the excavation of a section of the Croydon, Merstham & Godstone Iron Railway.
The Grouping Era TRM 01-02/1948 Vol 94-573 Article - on the start of Nationalisation with an overview of what each group company had achieved.
The Guernsey Railway - Pertinent Paragraphs TRM 09/1934 Vol 75-447 Pertinent Paragraphs - additional notes on 06/1934 Vol 74-444 article.
The Hellingly Hospital Railway TRM 12/1957 Vol 103-680 Article - on the line, with map.
The Hythe & Sandgate Tramway. TRM 10/1950 Vol 96-594 Article - including map.
The Jersey Railway - Pertinent Paragraphs TRM 11/1935 Vol 77-461 Pertinent Paragraphs - short description of the railway.
The Jubilee of Electric Traction TRM 05/1931 Vol 68-407 Article - overview of electric traction from 12/05/1881 worldwide including mention of the various UK systems.
The Lynton and Barnstaple Railway TRM 11/1935 Vol 77-461 Article - on the line, with map.
The Mechanics of Train Motion TRM 09/1951 Vol 97-605 Article - tractive effort and all that.
The Minor British Railways and the Joint Lines TRM 03-04/1948 Vol 94-574 Article - on the Transport Act 1947.
The Modern Railway Steamer TRM 06/1939 Vol 84-504 Article - on the various Steamers in service.
The Mountfield Gypsum Mine Tramway TRM 02/1950 Vol 96-586 Article on the tramway.
The North British Locomotive Co. Ltd. - 1 TRM 01/1951 Vol 97-597 Article. Sharp, Stewart & Co Ltd Atlas Works (formally the Clyde Locomotive Co works at Springburn) and the Hyde Park Works, to become Neilson Reid & Co.
The North British Locomotive Co. Ltd. - 2 TRM 02/1951 Vol 97-598 Article. Dubs - Queen's Park Works locomotives.
The North London Line TRM 02/1964 Vol 110-754 Article - including the connections to the LSWR and London Transport with maps.
The Passing of the Midland & South Western Junction Railway TRM 11/1961 Vol 107-727 Article & pics
The Post Office Tube Railway TRM 06/1931 Vol 68-408 Article - on the line with map and pictures.
The Route of the 1803 Surrey Iron Railway TRM 09-10/1947 Vol 93-571 Article- with map.
The Route of the 1805 Croydon - Merstham Railway TRM 07-08/1947 Vol 93-570 Article - including map.
The Route of the Croydon Merstham & Godstone Railway. TRM 05-06/1947 Vol 93-569 Article - including maps of 1812, 1840 and 1854.
The Semaphore Signal-1 TRM 07-08/1945 Vol 91-558 Article with sketch of Gregory's semaphore of 1841 for the Croydon Railway.
The Semaphore Signal-2 TRM 09-10/1945 Vol 91-559 Article - continuation of early signals.
The Semaphore Signal-3 TRM 11-12/1945 Vol 91-560 Article - including pictures.
The suppression of smoke TRM 08/1963 Vol 109-748 Article on the Hunslet Engine Co. Ltd., underfeed stoker and gas producer system.
The Thames Tunnel in 1838 TRM 07/1933 Vol 73-433 Article - on the building of the tunnel now used by the East London Railway.
The Vacuum brake - The Why and the Wherefore TRM 10/1966 Vol 112-786 The Why and the Wherefore - on the method of operation of this brake.
The Vulcan Foundry Limited TRM 06/1951 Vol 97-602 Article - Newton-le-Willows.
The Wantage Tramway TRM 09/1928 Vol 63-375 Article - on this rural byway.
The West End of London Railway TRM 10/1956 Vol 102-666 Article - with map.
The West London Railway Crossing TRM 09-10/1947 Vol 93-571 Article - including map of the West London Railway and the West London Extension Railway circa 1866.
The Worlds First Public Railway TRM 02/1950 Vol 96-586 Note and map of the three early Surrey plate ways.
The World's First Public Railway TRM 06/1931 Vol 68-408 Note and map of the three early Surrey plate ways.
The World's most northerly railway TRM 01/1962 Vol 108-729 Article - on the Spitzbergen Kings Bay Coal Company's 1.5 mile railway dating from 1917.
Thornycroft Steam Wagon Co. Ltd., standard 6 ton steam wagon TRM 09/1952 Vol 98-617 traced from a drawing dated March 20. 1903 simular to wagon for GWR.
Truman's Beers double tank wagon TRM 08/1950 Vol 96-592 pic BR chassis B749034 Derby with 2 demountable 720 gal tanks by W P Butterfield Ltd Shipley
Utilising French Wagon Parts - Notes and News TRM 04/1941 Vol 87-526 Notes and News - on the French order for 10,000 20ton 4w covered goods wagons and the disposal of completed and unused components.
Variations of Rule 55 - Notes and News TRM 06/1941 Vol 87-528 Notes and News - on the operation of this rule .
Wagons and Wagon Building TRM 01/1964 Vol 110-753 pictures of assembly bay Powell Duffryn, Maindy, Cardiff, 23 ton twin silo hoptwin Powell Duffryn, B730476 22 ton SEAG wagon with sliding roof Powell Duffryn, SM&BP 40ton lpg tank No.9901 Powell Duffryn circa 1963, BLUE CIRCLE bulk cement wagon 26.8 ton GloucesterRC&WC, KUHLMANN pvc lined chemicals tank 3960 gals No.573172 Societe des Etablissements, ingot basket car Powell Duffryn.
Whistles Remembered TRM 11/1957 Vol 103-679 Article - on the variety of whistles over the years.


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