January’s Newsletter

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Route Master 467; an ex London bus which will running a service between Macclesfield Railway Station and Tytherington School on the 10th and 11th of March during our 2018 Model Railway Exhibition. In this months issue you will find:

  • RM 467 and our Exhibition this year
  • The Route Master Story Pt1: A history of the Route Master, probably one of the longest serving busses in the world (RM 467 was in service from 1960 until 2004).
  • RM 467’s CV; a closer look at the service history of “our bus”

Other articles include:

  • Heads Up! It’s on Its Way; Some information on the Exhibition.
  • Double Header at Uppermill; Ken shares one of his photos of Uppermill in Saddleworth.
  • A Personal View of Modelling; Surfs up! Some special modelling.
  • The Brockenbahn; Dominics’ adventures in Germany early last year.
  • Penny Project: Buying Secondhand; Mikes guide to buying secondhand.
  • Pounds or Dollars for a Bargain; Mikes interest in American narrow gauge has him investigating buying direct from the states.

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