Narrow Gauge World

Warners Group Publications  

Archived since January / February 2006

124 issues

Narrow Gauge World is the only newsstand magazine that puts narrow gauge centre stage. Yesterday’s history, today’s news and tomorrow’s projects are all covered in detail in our pages.

We uncover fascinating stories from the rich and varied history of the narrow gauge, we carry unrivalled in-depth news coverage, we feature the many new projects, talking directly to the people involved, on today’s busy and vibrant narrow gauge, in the UK and across the globe. Our photography is a highlight, from period pictures often published for the first time, to the best work from today’s photographers, used big and bold.

Latest issue

In the June edition of Narrow Gauge World coal supplies continue to hog the headlines, and we get a view from the footplate of the challenges in using coal substitutes in steam locos

The Bala Lake Railway celebrates its 50th anniversary, while James Waite looks back at 60 years of the 18-inch gauge Bicton Woodland Railway

We hear about one man′s remarkable 3ft 6in gauge new-build project in Australia

Features Editor David Joy recalls a vain chase in search of unusual locos with traction engine boilers

Meanwhile Editor Andrew Charman remembers a first visit to Amberley Museum in 1984, viewing the then newly arrived Brockham collection

Plus our usual mix of all narrow-gauge features, modelling, the best photography and of course all the latest in-depth news. 

Subjects: Hobby, Leisure, Railways

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Narrow Gauge World is the only newsstand magazine that puts narrow gauge centre stage. Yesterday’s history, today’s news and tomorrow’s projects are all covered in detail in our pages.

We uncover fascinating stories from the rich and varied history of the narrow gauge, we carry unrivalled in-depth news coverage, we feature the many new projects, talking directly to the people involved, on today’s busy and vibrant narrow gauge, in the UK and across the globe. Our photography is a highlight, from period pictures often published for the first time, to the best work from today’s photographers, used big and bold.

  • First Issue: January / February 2006
  • Latest Issue: June 2022
  • Issue Count: 124
  • Published: Bi-monthly