Welcome to the Steam Railway archive. Every month we'll be delving through and digging out classic articles from the SR archive so you can re-read our favourite features whenever you like.


This month, with the 150th anniversary of the Talyllyn Railway's No. 2 Dolgoch, we turn the clock back seven years to when we launched the appeal for the preservation pioneer locomotive's overhaul.

This month, with the 150th anniversary of the Talyllyn Railway's No. 2 Dolgoch, we turn the clock back seven years to when we launched the appeal for the preservation pioneer locomotive's overhaul.