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Traction  |  Jul-Aug 2020  

The Jul-Aug 2020 issue of Traction is another celebration of class diesel and electric locomotives. As always, this issue includes a broad array of articles to suit all interests. Here’s what you can expect…

We start by looking at double-headed Class 50 operation north of Crewe. We then have John Dedman present a selection of images of the busy Eastleigh junction take during the 1980s and 1990s. And Mick Humphrys recalls his time in link 5 at Stonebridge Park, the DC link, with the majority of work being on the North London Line.

This issue’s Traction Modelling includes Scorbiton model railway, an in-depth review of Dapol’s new Class 29 plus the latest diesel/electric modelling news.

Other articles include The Wednesbury and Dudley Line in the 80s and 90s (Part 2), the Haymarket depot in pictures, EM1s at Sheffield Victoria and we remember Crewe in the days of BR Blue.

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I particularly enjoy the articles written by former railway workers who describe their life on the railways in the 1980s and 1990s. Reviewed Friday, 22 May 2020


Lovely photos and really well laid out magazine. Love to see the photographs. Very interesting read Reviewed Monday, 27 April 2020


Enjoy articles about former British Rail employees experiences when working for the system. There is however something for everyone in the magazine. Reviewed Friday, 3 April 2020

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Really good read - full of everything I like. Reviewed Tuesday, 3 March 2020

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