Queen Alexandra has recently appeared on the rally circuit in Cornwall after a long restoration. John Reeves relates the story.
The Orkney Islands are a treasure trove of old tractors, and the majority can still put in a good day’s shift. Bob Weir took a ferry across the Pentland Firth to investigate.
A Cotswold Road Run – short & sweet
Refreshed from two whole days in the sunshine at the Gloucestershire Steam Extravaganza, David Viner anticipated the trail of engines moving the few miles to Fairford ready for the next show.
Among others, Barry Job witnessed the gathering of Sentinels for the centenary of the move of the company to Shrewsbury.
JR at the Great Dorset
In this feature, John Reeves takes a look at what caught his eye at this year’s Steam Fair.
Swords to Ploughshares – sort of
Tim Bolton looks at some of the crossovers from military to agricultural application.
The Return of the King of the Fairies
Aveling tractor Oberon has returned to the rally circuit after being absent for over 15 years. Ted Tomlin takes up the story.
Masham Celebrates 50 Years in Style
John Maund reports from this year’s special commemorative rally at Masham in Yorkshire.
Garages of the 1950s
These pictures of 1950s garages have come to us via John Wharton as his family’s garage is featured, but we need to know more!cover story
Putting a Roof Over Our Heads
John Hannavy explores the story of slate, and the extensive museum at Llanberis.