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Indoor meetings

Monday 24th September
Sheffield
'The Peter Fox Collection – The 1990’s'
Andrew Barclay
Andy continues his series of talks with more varied and hitherto unseen material from the later years of Peter Fox’s wide ranging collection.
1930
Monday 8th October
Sheffield
'Me and My travels'
Ken Horan
Highlights of Ken’s travels both at home and abroad from the footplate and lineside
1930
Monday 22nd October
Sheffield
'Railways around London and the South East – a Contemporary View'
James Sutcliffe

1930
Monday 12th November
Sheffield
'Diverted!!. Leeds to Swinton via Selby, York and Pontefract Baghill'
Phil Lockwood and Enid Vincent
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1930
Monday 26th November
Sheffield
'Shot in the Dark'
Peter Holden
Mainly images of trains at night, predominantly in stations and with a few trams and foreign locations thrown in. .
1930
Monday 10th December
Sheffield
Annual General Meeting and Christmas Social Evening
The meeting will be preceded by Jim Bryant with his presentation “Railway Parcel Stamps
The AGM is your chance to influence the running of the branch. Items for discussion can be sent to the secretary for inclusion on the agenda or raised under “any other business”. Nominations for committee members would be gratefully received.
1930
Monday 14th January 2019
Sheffield
 Please note an afternoon meeting  'A Cinder Path leads to the Shed'
BR Steam around the UK in the 1960’s
John Hunt

1400
Monday 28th January 2019
Sheffield
'West Coast Railways'
Running steam locomotive services in the modern era
James Shuttleworth
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1930
Monday 11th February 2019
Sheffield
 Please Note Afternoon Meeting  'Retford through the Lens of Keith Pirt'
Bob Gellatly
A selection of the photographs in the Retford area from the Keith Pirt collection digitised and improved. Help in identifying dates, and locations appreciated .
1400
Monday 11th March 2019
Sheffield
'Ex BR Shunting Locomotives at Home and Abroad'
John Wade
A large number of BR shunting locomotives were sold after a very short life with BR. John will follow the history of some of these locomotives.
1930
Monday 25th March 2019
Sheffield
'The Calder Valley from Summit and Todmorden to Normanton'
Steve Armitage
More long lost and previously unseen images from the late Victorian era until the end of Steam, digitally restored to their full glory.
1930
Monday 8th April 2019
Sheffield
'Gloucester to Gloucester via Bristol and the S and D'
Brian Arman, RCTS President
A trainspotters odyssey following a journey from and to Gloucester via Bristol, Bournemouth, a tour of London and stopping at many intermediate locations.
1930
Monday 29th April 2019
Sheffield
'Tram Operations of SYPTE'
TBA
A talk by a representative from the SYPTE who will outline current procedures and future developments and allow time for comments and questions.
1930

Sheffield - evening meeting meetings are held at Sheffield Scouts HQ, Trippett Lane. Sheffield S1 4EL, commencing at 19.00 for a prompt 19:30 start A donation of £ 2.00 members / £ 3.00 non-members is requested.

Sheffield - afternoon meeting meetings are held at Sheffield Scouts HQ, Trippett Lane. Sheffield S1 4EL, commencing at 13:45 for a prompt 14:00 start. Car Parking is NOT available for afternoon meetings A donation of £ 2.00 members / £ 3.00 non-members is requested.

Both Society members and non-members are very welcome to attend our meetings

last updated: 18/08/18