Archive Issue 55

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Archive Issue 55

64 pages. 275x215mm. .

ISSN 1352-7991 55


Contents: A Passion for Sail by Denis Stonham, p. 3; Lambton Men 3: Maurice Pitt, Tony Lynn and friends by Colin E. Mountford, p. 13; Hall's Tramroad: Abercarn, Part One by Foster Frowen, p. 27; An Isle of Man Odyssey, p. 39; Follow-up: Loading Locomotives from John Horne, p. 42; Can You Help?: An invention and its engineer, p. 42; Idyllic Industry: Bentley Colliery, p. 45; Bentley Colliery - a photographic glimpse notes by Ian Pope, p. 46; Kathleen & May by Colin Green, p. 51

Archive Issue 55 - Sample Images

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From 'Lambton Men': No. 10, Robert Stephenson 3378/1909, approaches Cox Green Station on British Railways' Penshaw Branch with a train of fulls from Penshaw North to Sunderland on 27th August 1965. The driver's identity is uncertain. I. S. Carrcover illustration

From 'Bentley Colliery': The tub route between the headframes and the screens/tipping ground has developed by the time of this view plus the concrete covered way has also been erected. An amount of pit timber, stored in neat stacks, awaits use. The tubs used to transport this underground can be seen to the left of the corrugated iron building. John Ryan Collection

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