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The NER freight line from Shildon, Co. Durham, to Newport (near Middlesbrough) was electrified in 1915-16 using overhead wires. The system reverted to steam traction in 1935.

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North Eastern Railway Magazine first appeared in January 1911. By 1921 it cost 2d per copy; 3d post free. If you buy our DVD from the Shop page you can have all 192 issues (it ran until December 1926) for 1 shilling and a hapenny each - also post free!