Vintage Spirit August 2018
- An Amazing Talent – a young artist with a love for old vehicles
- Returning To Steam At Twyford
- Converting a Series 1 Land Rover into a 'train'
- Steam Returns to Astley Green – but only for a weekend
- On The Case – a pair of American tractors
- Sussex Silver Steam
...plus all the latest news and event reports
In this issue
An Amazing Talent
Brian Gooding travelled to the Midlands to meet an incredibly talented young artist with a love for old vehicles.
One Amazing Lifetime’s Auction
Peter Hammond reports on an unusual auction sale.
Carters at Pinkneys Green
A weekend in mid May is always looked forward to, for it is when showman’s engines are used to power the rides at Carters Steam Fair. James Hamilton went along to Pinkneys Green to see this year’s steam fair.
Returning To Steam At Twyford
Chris Jones discusses the process that saw one of the boilers at Twyford Waterworks returned to working condition.
Sunshine for Slaidburn
David McNamee reports on another sunny weekend in the beautiful Forest of Bowland.
Jim Gerrard visits two southern shows over consecutive weekends.
Right On Track
Mark Saville ‘converts’ Plimsoll, his much-travelled Series I Land Rover into a ‘train’.
Steam Returns to Astley Green – but only for a weekend
James Hamilton travelled to the North West to enjoy a new and successful steamy weekend.
The Godsman family from Laurencekirk in Aberdeenshire is a big fan of old fire appliances. Bob Weir went to investigate.
Vintage Hampshire Weekends
Jim Gerrard reports on two more weekends of steam and vintage displays.
Jim Wilkie returns with thoughts on some of the exhibits he found at a few of the shows he has visited so far this year.
On The Case
Bernard Holloway looks at the differences between a pair of very similar American tractors.
Taking A Trip To Abergavenny
Peter Brockington enjoys an unusual rally – one that is held in the centre of a town.
A Wight Auction
Jim Gerrard reports on a dispersal sale on the Isle of Wight which had mixed success.
Sussex Silver Steam
James Hamilton was there on the occasion of the SSEC’s road run to celebrate the club’s 25 years.
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- Into The High Peaks
- Weekend with a Wallis
- GDSF – archive special
- Hot in Heddington
- Highland Dreams
- The Shetland Bus
- Commemorating 100 years of the RAF
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