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June 2014

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A Bit Damp for Cap’n Dick

John Reeves reports on this year’s Trevithick Day in Camborne.

Ploughing Engines and a Vintage Feast

Clive Flack went along to the 2014 Cheffins Vintage Spring Sale and found a wide range of items up for auction.

Steaming to the Seaside

Report fresh from the 2014 London to Brighton Run.

60 Years with Steam

John Reeves travelled to Cornwall to learn about the Daniel brothers’ lifetime involvement with steam.

Marvellous Morris

Bob Weir looks into the history of a Scottish Morris tipper lorry.

On the Edge of the New Forest

Life was slower in 1950 around Wimborne in Dorset, as Bob Smith discovered from an old newspaper.

Pumping for the Cromford Canal

Barry Job was at the first steaming in 2014 of the engine at Leawood Pump.

Restoration With A Passion

Peter Hammond tells the story so far of the return to steam of the oldest surviving Aveling GND tractor.

Ransome’s Prize Winning Newcastle Plough

Jonathan Brown looks at a horse-drawn plough first introduced 150 years ago.

Steam Archive

Les Freathy presents another selection of old images from his archives.

Fireworld in Crisis

Ron Henderson looks at the chequered history of one of the country’s largest collection of fire appliances and memorabilia that is facing yet another move of home.

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