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The Darjeeling Mail
Our quarterly magazine packed with a wide variety of subject matter regarding the line, including the latest news. Articles will cover everything from the lines history to tips on travel, both to it and on it; everything, in fact from construction histories to present workings, complemented by drawings and photographs.
In the current issue :- Issue 101, published February 2023
1 From the Editor
2 From the Chairman
3 Adrian Shooter CBE, FREng, FIMechE,FCILT
7 To Create Interest in, Awareness of and Support
for the DHR
9 From the Chairman continued Society achievements
The Impact of the DHRS in India
and DHRS/DTL tours
25 Years in the Chair
15 News from the line
20 Public Relations Notes
21 Education Group
22 Indian Narrow Gauge News
23 John Crane’s Kurseong
24 The DHRS Engineering Visit!
28 The Witch of Ghoom and the Ghoom Dwarf
30 The Replica ‘B’ Class idea
31 DRCS report
Details of Issues 1 to 48 of The Darjeeling Mail
can be down loaded as a PDF file here.
Much of the content of Darjeeling Mail is timeless, plus the news pages relive the line’s history and development in recent years.
Individual back copies are available via our Internet web shop
Single copies price £3.00 each
Pus postage; free to UK addresses, £2.00 to Europe, £3.00 to the Rest of the World
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Your Editor giving some embarrassingly passionate speeches!
Whilst in Darjeeling November 2016