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AGM date and venue

Advance notice of AGM. Just a short note to say that this year’s AGM of The Ten and a Quarter Inch Gauge Railway Society will be held at Rudyard Lake Railway at 2pm on Saturday 8 September 2018. All society … Continue reading

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Membership secretary

The society is pleased to announce that Phil Devonport had agreed to take over as membership secretary. Phil who is also the society’s archivist for steam locomotives said that he is looking forward to the task and hopes that new … Continue reading

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Back on track after 50 years

Locomotives not seen for some 50 years have now been secured by the Royal Victoria Railway. Now on site at Netley near Southampton are three 10 1/4 locomotives, No 2006 March 1952 Curwen Atlantic and No 2011 1936 Bullock Pacific … Continue reading

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Littlehampton Railway

It is with regret that Thirty Inch Railways Ltd has announced that it is withdrawing from the contract to operate the Miniature Railway at Littlehampton, known as Littlehampton Railway since 2011. The company has have found it impossible to reconcile … Continue reading

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We need a membership secretary!

The Ten and a Quarter Inch Gauge Railway Society is looking for a membership secretary; whilst membership is improving we are still pretty small even by miniature railway society standards but we need someone to keep track of members and … Continue reading

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2015 IMechE Railway Challenge

The 2015 Institution of Mechanical Engineers Railway Challenge was held at the 10 1/4″ Stapleford Miniature Railway near Melton Mowbray where it has been held since the competition’s inception in 2012. There were seven entries all designed and built by … Continue reading

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Testing at Ferry Meadows

Before the forthcoming IMechE Challenge to be held at Stapleford on June 26-28 the Interfleet team have been testing at Ferry Meadows Railway. Peterborough. The team of six travelled down from Sheffield and spent a very long and cold day … Continue reading

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