October 2022


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 October edition of Steam Days includes:

Connah’s Quay to Chester (General): Station by station

Richard Clarke continues his Deeside overview with coverage of the North Wales coast main line into Chester.

Steam Days in Colour 214: Bowater’s Sittingbourne and Kemsley railway

Boasting both standard and 2ft 6in gauge operations, the Bowater’s Lloyd Pulp & Paper Mills network linked Ridham Docks with mills at Kemsley and Sittingbourne, as well as having main line connections.

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The locomotives of Keith engine shed

A former GNSR facility, Roger Griffiths and John Hooper consider the shed’s changing allocation throughout the LNER era and in BR (Scottish Region) days.

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