Steam nostalgia and railway history at its best, Steam Days is the monthly magazine dedicated to all steam railway enthusiasts.

Steam Days covers the six regions of British railways in each edition; Western, Southern, London, Midland, Eastern, and Scottish, with the occasional article on Irish railways and the industrial scene.

Packed with fully illustrated articles, Steam Days also covers the history of the railways of Great Britain from the early days of the 1800s through to the end of steam on British Railways in August 1968.

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The brand new August edition of Steam Days includes:

Steam Days in Colour – 212: Rails around Lowestoft and Great Yarmouth

An area filled with much-loved seaside destinations, we look at the main routes into Lowestoft Central and Yarmouth South Town, as well as the coastal Norfolk & Suffolk Joint line.

The Garstang & Knott End Railway

Stanley Jenkins examines the 11¼ mile branch line from the West Coast main line at Garstang & Catterall through to Knott End-on-Sea on the east bank of the River Wyre.

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Gloucester to Oban 1962 … with steam all the way!

Gordon Kirkby recalls an outward journey travelling via London, of a memorable family holiday 60 years ago, entirely hauled by steam locomotives, albeit the transition from steam was all around.

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