MANCHESTER LOCOMOTIVE SOCIETY



MANCHESTER LOCOMOTIVE SOCIETY - FEATURE ARTICLES


A selection of writings by MLS members, some will be selected from the 'Mancunian',  others written specially for this site.

London to Manchester Express Workings at the end of the 19th Century - An article from the Mancunian - 2001

Trial by Camera - The Manchester Area in the 1970s - by Pete Bridge

Manchester Locomotives - A Report by Charlie Hulme

Minotaur's Final Journey - by Ken Millward

Chinley Station 1980

A mystery solved - by Ken Millward

A Short Review of the SLS /MLS Railtours - by Ken Millward

Deansgate Afternoon - A report by Charlie Hulme

With 50455 from Blackpool to York - 1st July 1951 - A contemporary account by Doug Darby

Freight Views - By Charlie Hulme

A First Impression - A trip on the inaugural north bound Midland Pullman by Arthur Chambers

A dozen 2-6-4 tank views

The Buxton Spa Express 2017

Mysteries from the Archives

L&Y Pug Railtour February 1967. Photo from the H D Bowtell Collection

ARTICLES IN PDF:

Thomas Cooke : Davenport's first Station Agent

Motive Power at Buxton Shed during the latter years - by David Young (From Mancunian no. 300)

Thomas Edmondson - Articles from Mancunian nos. 282 and 283 by Bob Miller and John Tate.

Manhattan Transfer - The history of a New York Interchange by Syd Williams.




Last update January 2018. Comments welcome:  website@manlocosoc.co.uk