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YOUR FIRST TIME HERE? QUESTIONS ON THE FORUM? PLEASE READ....

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No unread posts Using the Forums

How to use the Forum - what you can and cannot do.... Questions and so forth......

Subforums: What You Can Get Out Of The Forum!!!!, This Forum - Frequently Asked Questions, FOTR Forum Help, Testing How To Do Posts...

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Fri, 12 Aug 2011 07:32:40 +0000

Kevin Wilson-Smith View the latest post

FRIENDS OF THE RAIL - PUBLIC TRAIN TRIPS YOU CAN TAKE!

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No unread posts FOTR Train Trips - Destinations, Schedules and Other News

All you need to know about our train trips......

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 00:31:08 +0000

Philip Martin View the latest post

No unread posts Cullinan Venues

Information on things to do in Cullinan - restaurants, venues and places of interest.

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Wed, 20 May 2009 14:22:15 +0000

Mike Haslam View the latest post

No unread posts Corporate Venues and Packages

Information on Corporate Venues and Packages

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No unread posts Your Feedback on Trips and Venues

Your Feedback on Trips and Venues!

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Fri, 03 Jan 2014 11:16:09 +0000

Steve Appleton View the latest post

No unread posts Your Trip Pictures

Pictures of your trip. Photos should be 800x600 pixels, maximum size 130K - very good ones may star in a future photo competition!

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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 18:04:24 +0000

Oliver Krapp View the latest post

FRIENDS OF THE RAIL - NEWS, INFORMATION (INCLUDING OUR NEWSLETTER) AND WEBSITE/FORUM FEEDBACK

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No unread posts FOTR - Announcements and News

Announcements and News about Friends of the Rail. Photos can be posted here.

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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 20:05:26 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR - 3117 15F Accident and Appeal

3117 had an accident on the 20th of June 2010 and as a result we have launched an appeal. Please post ANYTHING related to the incident, the recovery and the Appeal here! Photos (usual rules - 800 by 600 pixels, 135kb max) and docs can also be posted.

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Wed, 09 Oct 2013 17:25:10 +0000

Steve Appleton View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR - Newsletter !!!!

The FOTR Newsletter. DOWNLOAD PLEASE (the file is small). Read and enjoy !!!!

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Thu, 02 Feb 2012 07:11:34 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR - Website and Forum Feedback - Your Suggestions and Questions !

Any suggestions, comments, questions, or feedback on the FOTR website or forum?

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Fri, 01 Mar 2013 10:32:25 +0000

Kevin Wilson-Smith View the latest post

FRIENDS OF THE RAIL PHOTO GALLERY (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts FOTR Picture of the Month

The pic of the months pictures. No fixed criteria really, just what is the best of the month in techncial, "feel" and impact terms! Remember opinions will always differ!

Moderator: Kevin Wilson-Smith

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Sat, 02 Oct 2010 22:55:09 +0000

Stefan Andrzejewski View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR Trips and Events

Post pictures of FOTR trips and events - screenshots or photographs - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They will eventually be pruned, so make sure you have copies on your hard drive if you want to keep them.

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Fri, 10 Oct 2014 10:10:29 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR - Very Special Occasions !

Members can post FOTR related pictures of special FOTR occassions here - screenshots or photographs - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They will be retained. PLEASE ONLY POST TO EXISTING FORUMS!

Subforums: 15F 3117 - Inaugural Passenger Train - 16 December 2008, 15F 3117 - First Steaming - 14 October 2008, Hermanstad - first passenger train - 27 July 2008, Hermanstad - 1st steam train to new site - 16 March 2008, Farewell To John....., John's Wedding !, 21st Anniversary of FOTR

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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 18:14:16 +0000

Steve Appleton View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR Steam and Miscellaneous Engines

Members can post FOTR related pictures of FOTR Steam and other Engines here - screenshots or photographs - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They will be pruned after 90 days. If you want to keep them for later, save them to your hard drive!

Subforums: FOTR - Steam Engine 15F 3117, FOTR - Steam Engine 19D 2650, FOTR - Steam Engine 24 3664, FOTR - Steam Engine 15CA 2850, FOTR - Steam Engine 15F 3094, FOTR - Steam Engine 8D 1223, FOTR - Steam Fireless Locomotives, FOTR - Funkey Diesel Locomotive, FOTR - Electric Motor Coach, FOTR - Steam Engines GMAM Garratts 4135 and 4148

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:00:53 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR Rolling Stock

Members can post FOTR related pictures of FOTR Rolling stock and coaches here - screenshots or photographs - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They will be pruned after 90 days. If you want to keep them for later, save them to your hard drive!

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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:09:19 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR Miscellaneous Equipment

Members can post FOTR related pictures of other FOTR equipment here - screenshots or photographs - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They will be pruned after 90 days. If you want to keep them for later, save them to your hard drive!

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Tue, 30 Apr 2013 05:54:26 +0000

Nathan Berelowitz View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR - The New Hermanstad Site

Members can post FOTR related pictures of the new Hermanstad Site here - screenshots or photographs - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They will be pruned after 90 days. If you want to keep them for later, save them to your hard drive!

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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 20:10:13 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR Capital Park

Members can post FOTR related pictures of Capital Park here - screenshots or photographs - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They will be pruned after 90 days. If you want to keep them for later, save them to your hard drive!

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Fri, 13 Dec 2013 09:35:57 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR People

Members can post FOTR related pictures of members at work here - screenshots or photographs - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They will be pruned after 90 days. If you want to keep them for later save them to your hard drive.

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Tue, 09 Sep 2014 08:13:44 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

SOUTHERN AFRICAN MOTIVE POWER MOVEMENTS (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Main Line Motive Power

A Forum devoted to MAIN LINE motive power changes in Southern Africa - including new locos, withdrawals, transfers, sales, scrapping and so forth.....

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Mon, 02 Feb 2009 07:28:23 +0000

Kevin Wilson-Smith View the latest post

No unread posts Industrial Motive Power

A Forum devoted to INDUSTRIAL motive power changes in Southern Africa - including new locos, withdrawals, transfers, sales, scrapping and so forth.....

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Thu, 06 May 2010 18:19:25 +0000

Nathan Berelowitz View the latest post

SOUTH AFRICAN RAILWAYS (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts South Africa - Motive Power

For discussions on South African motive power (Steam, Electric, Diesel and Industrial) and their operations in Southern Africa. Any photos should be posted in the "South Africa - Photo Gallery" Forum below.

Subforums: South Africa - Diesel Motive Power, South Africa - Electric Motive Power, South Africa - Steam Motive Power, South Africa - Rapid Transit Systems (Gautrain & Metro), South Africa - Industrial Motive Power

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:49:20 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts South Africa - Coaches, Rolling Stock & Miscellaneous Vehicles

For discussions on South African coaches, rolling stock & miscellaneous vehicles. Any photos should be posted in the "South Africa - Photo Gallery" Forum below.

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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 09:18:09 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts South Africa - Stations, Signals and Infrastructure

For discussions on stations, signals, and infrastructure in Southern Africa. Any photos should be posted in the "South Africa - Photo Gallery" Forum below.

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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 01:08:17 +0000

Melvin Campbell View the latest post

No unread posts South Africa - General Railway News and Discussion (except for Heritage News)

For Southern African Railway News and Discussion. Any photos should be posted in the "South Africa - Photo Gallery" Forum below.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:50:15 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts South Africa - Heritage Railway News and Discussion

For news items relating to Heritage Rail in South Africa. Any photos should be posted in the "South Africa - Photo Gallery" Forum below.

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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 09:29:32 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts South Africa - Plinthed/Heritage Locomotives and Rolling Stock

All Plinthed & Heritage Locomotives and Rolling Stock, as well as stock "standing". Any photos should be be posted in the "South Africa - Photo Gallery" below in the "Plinthed Locos" or "Other Presevation Sites" sections!

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Sun, 26 Sep 2010 19:48:48 +0000

Derek Walker View the latest post

No unread posts South Africa - South African Railways Abroad

News, information and discussion on any aspect of South African Railways abroad, anywhere in the world.

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Sat, 21 Dec 2013 09:10:21 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts South Africa - Photo Gallery - POST YOUR PICTURES HERE!

Photos of Southern African motive and rolling stock, stations, signals and anything else train related! Photos should be 800x600 pixels, maximum size 130K. Very good ones will be moved to the Online Gallery, the rest will be pruned away after 14 days to conserve space. If you have photos of FOTR Engines and Stock, please post them in the FOTR Gallery in the Friends of the Rail Forum above.

Subforums: South Africa - Diesel Motive Power, South Africa - Electric Motive Power, South Africa - Rapid Transit Systems, Gautrain, Metro Rail Systems, South Africa - Coaches, Rolling Stock & Miscellaneous Vehicles, SAR/SAS/Spoornet/TFR, Atlantic Rail, Sisonke Stimela (Ingwe Municipality), Oosterlijn, Outeniqua Choo-tjoe, Paton County Railway, Reefsteamers, ROVOS Rail, Sandstone, Umgeni, SANRASM, Plinthed Locos, Other Steam Sites, South Africa - Stations, Signals, Infrastructure and Miscellaneous, South African Railways Abroad

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Tue, 16 Sep 2014 11:34:45 +0000

James Attwell View the latest post

WORLD RAILWAYS - REST OF AFRICA (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Rest of Africa - Modern Motive Power

Diesel and Electric motive power and operations in the rest of Africa.

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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:58:38 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Rest of Africa - Steam Motive Power

Steam motive power and operations in the rest of Africa

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Sun, 02 Mar 2014 18:35:43 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Rest of Africa - Other Railway Topics

Other railway topics related to the rest of Africa

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:45:08 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Rest of Africa - Photo Gallery

Photos of motive and rolling stock, stations, signals and anything else train related in the rest of Africa! Photos should be 800x600 pixels, maximum size 130K. Very good ones will be moved to the Online Gallery, the rest will be pruned away after 14 days to conserve space.

Subforums: Kenya - Diesel Motive Power - Photo Gallery, Kenya - Steam Motive Power - Photo Gallery, Kenya - Coaches, Rolling Stock & Miscellaneous Vehicles - Photo Gallery, Kenya - Stations, Signals, Infrastructure and Miscellaneous - Photo Gallery, Sudan and South Sudan - Photo Gallery, Zimbabwe and Zambia - Photo Gallery, Eritrea - Photo Gallery, Uganda - Photo Gallery, UR/EAR/EARH Historic Photo Gallery, Mocambique, Angola - Photo Gallery, Other African Countries - Photo Gallery

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:16:40 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

WORLD RAILWAYS - EUROPE (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Europe - Modern Motive Power

Diesel and Electric motive power and operations in Europe.

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Mon, 06 Oct 2014 08:11:52 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Europe - Steam Motive Power

Steam motive power and operations in Europe.

Moderator: John Ashworth

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Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:12:08 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Europe - Other Railway Topics

Other railway topics related to Europe.

Moderator: John Ashworth

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 12:49:37 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Europe - Photo Gallery

Photos of motive and rolling stock, stations, signals and anything else train related in Europe! Photos should be 800x600 pixels, maximum size 130K. Very good ones will be moved to the Online Gallery, the rest will be pruned away after 14 days to conserve space.

Subforums: U.K. & Ireland - Photo Gallery, Scandinavia - Photo Gallery, France - Photo Gallery, Switzerland - Photo Gallery, Netherlands - Photo Gallery, Germany - Photo Gallery, Spain & Portugal - Photo Gallery, Rest of Europe - Photo Gallery

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 07:13:02 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

WORLD RAILWAYS - AMERICAS (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts North/Central/South America - Modern Motive Power

Diesel and Electric motive power and operations in the Americas.

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Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:20:48 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts North/Central/South America - Steam Motive Power

Steam motive power and operations in the Americas.

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Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:59:53 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts North/Central/South America - Other Railway Topics

Other railway topics related to the Americas.

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:08:33 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts North/Central/South America - Photo Gallery

Photos of motive and rolling stock, stations, signals and anything else train related in North, Central and South America! Photos should be 800x600 pixels, maximum size 130K. Very good ones will be moved to the Online Gallery, the rest will be pruned away after 14 days to conserve space.

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Wed, 08 Oct 2014 20:40:25 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

WORLD RAILWAYS - ASIA AND MIDDLE EAST (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Asia and Middle East - Modern Motive Power

Diesel and Electric motive power and operations in Asia.

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:56:19 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Asia and Middle East - Steam Motive Power

Steam motive power and operations in Asia.

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Sat, 07 Sep 2013 13:12:49 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Asia and Middle East - Other Railway Topics

Other railway topics related to Asia.

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:43:50 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Asia and Middle East - Photo Gallery

Photos of motive and rolling stock, stations, signals and anything else train related to Asia and the Middle East! Photos should be 800x600 pixels, maximum size 130K. Very good ones will be moved to the Online Gallery, the rest will be pruned away after 14 days to conserve space.

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Wed, 09 Jul 2014 07:55:08 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

WORLD RAILWAYS - AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Australia/New Zealand - Modern Motive Power

Diesel and Electric motive power and operations in Australia and New Zealand.

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Thu, 06 Mar 2014 07:40:21 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Australia/New Zealand - Steam Motive Power

Steam motive power and operations in Australia and New Zealand.

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Wed, 25 Jun 2014 05:14:55 +0000

johngaydon View the latest post

No unread posts Australia/New Zealand - Other Railway Topics

Other railway topics related to Australia and New Zealand

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:58:34 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Australia/New Zealand - Photo Gallery

Photos of motive and rolling stock, stations, signals and anything else train related to Australia and New Zealand! Photos should be 800x600 pixels, maximum size 130K. Very good ones will be moved to the Online Gallery, the rest will be pruned away after 14 days to conserve space.

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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:59:34 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

PHOTOGRAPHING TRAINS AND RAILWAYS (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Photography - Still Photography

SLR and Compact Digital Cameras. Discussions, hints and tips.

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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 14:32:43 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Photography - Video Photography.

Video photography. Discussions, hints and tips.

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Mon, 09 Feb 2009 13:43:37 +0000

Justin Miles View the latest post

No unread posts FOTR - Train Spotting and Photo Shoot Possibilities

Details of movements for train spotters and photographers.

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Sat, 10 Dec 2011 16:55:02 +0000

Pierre-Noel Rietsch View the latest post

OTHER RAILWAY THINGS FOR RAILFANS (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Train Tales

Train tales - true, almost true, half true, complete fantasy, utter nonsense - as long as they're about trains!

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Mon, 29 Sep 2014 15:38:53 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Jokes and Assorted Humour

No politics, no smut or crudeness, etc !!!! Just Railway-related jokes and humour......

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Mon, 13 Oct 2014 19:53:16 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Book/Magazine News

News on new books - local and international. News and reviews on magazines as well!

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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 03:52:02 +0000

Philip Martin View the latest post

No unread posts DVD News

News on new DVD's - local and international

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Sun, 01 May 2011 14:04:22 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Film News

Anything about railway-related films, movies and television

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 08:42:35 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Railworks (ex Kuju Rail Simulator)

Kuju Rail Simulator news and views!

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Wed, 10 Oct 2012 14:11:32 +0000

Aidan McCarthy View the latest post

No unread posts Model Trains

Model Trains - layout, stock and anything else!

Subforums: N Scale Entire Bedroom Layout, MTE Model Railway Layout Build #1 - HO European Layout., N Scale Garage Layout Build

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Sat, 30 Aug 2014 17:04:27 +0000

Thomas_Williams View the latest post

No unread posts Miniature Railway Engineering

Miniature Railway Engineering news and views!

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Sat, 09 Aug 2014 12:04:54 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Websites

Rail-related websites

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Wed, 06 Aug 2014 14:53:49 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

No unread posts Micromodels

A Forum on the 1940' and 50's UK Railway Micromodels

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Fri, 05 Sep 2008 15:48:20 +0000

Kevin Wilson-Smith View the latest post

No unread posts Microsoft Train Simulator.

Microsoft Train Simulator news and views! Help with the software etc.....

Subforums: MSTS News, Views and Anything Else!, MSTS News With A South African Flavour....., Microsoft train Simulator 2 (deceased!)

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Thu, 14 Aug 2014 16:16:06 +0000

Steve Appleton View the latest post

No unread posts Other Railway Software

Other simulator software, gaming software, serious railfan software etc!

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Thu, 18 Sep 2014 06:22:57 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

POLLS (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Polls

All the Polls on various subjects have been combined in one spot - to maker is easier to look at the results and do the ones you may have missed!

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Thu, 15 Apr 2010 13:56:18 +0000

Steve Appleton View the latest post

OTHER THINGS THAT RUN WITH STEAM! (requires Registration)

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No unread posts Other Steam Devices and Mechanical Machines and Objects!

A Forum for other devices running on steam - cars, boats, ship, traction engines, and so forth. Screenshots or photographs can be posted here - 800x600 pixels. Maximum size 130k. They may be pruned after 90 days. If you really want to keep them for later save them to your hard drive.

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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 13:12:15 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post

LOCKER ROOM (Requires Registration)

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No unread posts Locker Room

A forum for general chit chat. No politics, advertising or personal issues! Photos of anything not railway related can be posted here. Photos should be 800x600 pixels, maximum size 130K. Photos MAY be pruned away after 30 days to conserve space.

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Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:35:07 +0000

John Ashworth View the latest post


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