January / February 2006
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.
In the October edition of Narrow Gauge World we follow locomotives on tour, particularly the Talyllyn Railway′s Edward Thomas on its return to its former home of Corris...
We describe the formative years of the Llanberis Lake Railway, a line that′s made few headlines in its 50 years
Tim Edmonds reports on plans for the revival of the Alford Valley Railway in Scotland
Donald Brooks describes how railcars saved the day in Cuba
James Waite continues his look back at the narrow gauge of northern Portugal
In modelling we have a first detailed look at the new Bachmann 009 quarry Hunslets – they′re delightful!
Plus our unrivalled narrow gauge news, including this month the threat to a favourite line in Kent, the best narrow-gauge photography and much more...