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Railway Preservation Society of Ireland (RPSI):
Published: 11th April 2023

6Oth Anniversary of End of Steam on CIÉ Irish Railways On 31st March 1963, steam traction ended on Córas Iompair Éireann (CIÉ), Ireland’s transport company.  One of the locos withdrawn was a Great Northern Railway 4-4-0 No …

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Two exceptional Garratt steam locomotives for Móra la Nova
Published: 12th March 2023

Last December, the transfer of several historic locomotives from Lleida to the Railway Museum in Móra la Nova was completed. These locomotives, including two Garratt steam locomotives, have …

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Austrian Railway Culture Award 2022
Published: 9th January 2023

The Austrian Railway Culture Prize, which was awarded for the first time in 2016 and is presented every two years, recognises an important and innovative …

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Brünig Dampfbahn (Swiss) Resumption of steam service Interlaken Ost – Meiringen – Giswil via the Brünig Pass
Published: 2nd January 2023

September 25th, 2022, was a very special day for members of the Brünig Dampfbahn (BDB) and indeed, for that matter, anyone interested in Swiss railway …

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Museu Nacional Ferroviário, Portugal: Festival Vapor – a Steampunk Circus
Published: 31st December 2022

The 3rd edition of Festival Vapor took place between 16 and 18 September and attracted 5,166 visitors, spread over the three days, most of them …

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Local Coal in Scotland ….  no more
Published: 29th December 2022

In the week when the UK government authorised the opening of new coal mine in Cumbria to meet industrial needs, a sample news report on …

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