Fifty Glorious Years of Steam - On Sale Now!

Fifty Glorious Years of Steam - the latest bookazine from the publisher's of Steam Railway - is on sale now!


Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the end of British main line standard gauge steam, this is the ultimate guide to 1968 and the final year of steam in Britain.

Written by the team that brings you Steam Railway every month, Fifty Glorious Years of Steam is packed with fascinating features looking at every aspect of the rundown of main line steam: the last locomotives in service, the final steam workings and the special railtours.

The burgeoning preservation scene gets a look-in as well, with the Dinting Railway Centre, the Keighley & Worth Valley, Severn Valley and Vale of Rheidol railways all featured - including many more.

It also features spectacular photography from the likes of John Hunt, Colin Gifford, Les Nixon and many more, capturing the spirit and the atmosphere of the final 12 months of steam.

Yours for just £7.99, Fifty Glorious Years of Steam is available in all goods newsagents and online at