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February 2015

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Going to the Ball...

Jim Stevenson, former owner of Aveling & Porter steam roller 10906, Cinderella, gives some idea of life before the roller and how he ended up with it. Brian Gooding also tells the story of returning it to working order.

Fire & Brimstone – exporing the story of iron and steel

John Hannavy dips into Sheffield's industrial heritage

Taking Wilbur to the Show

James Hamilton was invited to join the crew as they roaded 16 tons of ploughing engine to a rally earlier last year.

Northern Green Giants

In a bewildering world of takeovers, mergers and buyouts, John Deere tractors have managed to defy the odds and remain independent. Bob Weir discovered several classic green and yellow warhorses, on his recent travels.

Heritage Archive

Another selection of pictures from the Derek Hattam collection for you to enjoy.

Cardington and the Airships

Allan Lloyd takes a look at a remarkable but ultimately doomed attempt to link the British Empire by a series of fast air routes in the aftermath of the First World War. 

An Evening Stroll Along the Shore

For many years, Cornwall has been a source of roadstone. On a visit to the Lizard Peninsula, Brian Gooding explored one coastal quarry that closed in the 1950s.

...plus all the latest preservation news and event reports.

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