TTL 159

TTL Contents: 

Clarkston Station House  Arnold Tortorella views the refurbished building.    
Aberdeen Ferryhill Wagon Shop, a 4mm scale model Mike Yeoman explains the construction of a model of the original Ferryhill shed.
Anglo-Scottish Train Services, 1922-23 This article from The Railway Magazine, January 1923 details the final winter of Caley operation of West Coast Main Line trains and the complexities of the workings.
Joint Purse Arrangement with North British Railway The termination of the arrangement, from the Railway Times, 1870.
True Line Models Details of the latest kits soon to become available.
The Caledonian Railway’s Loch Earn Circular Tour (2) David Ferguson recounts ambitious day tours in the 1870’s involving rail and horse-drawn transport.
The Railways of Strathmore: Part 1 The Main Line Duncan McLeish gives a background to the development of the railways in Strathmore.
From the LMS Minutes Arnold Tortorella uncovers details regarding the Kilbirnie branch and the proposed House o’ Hill halt on the Barnton branch.
Some Interesting Engines Still to be Seen From The Railway Magazine January 1923, supplied by the late WR Brown.
Shields Road John Paton looks at this complex railway location.

In addition each issue contains Association and Membership news, an update on activity at our on-line Forum, news of developments on the remaining Caledonian network, letters and details of forthcoming meetings.