Back Numbers

Back numbers cost £2.50 each. Magazines are sometimes available from our stockists (see stockists page), or they can be ordered direct from us: either telephone 01305 259998 or write to Miniature Railway magazine, 40 Manor Road, DORCHESTER DT1 2AX. Please include postage & packing of £1.50 on each order.

Alternatively make a one-off payment of £6.50 to receive all the back numbers digitally OR a one-off payment of £20 to receive all the historic collection of issues 1 to 9 on paper.

Please click on the subjects below to see what appears in what issue:


In addition to our regular content (Book & DVD Reviews, Miniature Railway News, Letters and Free Classifieds) our back issues have featured the following:

Issue Contents
10 Miniature Railway Issue 10 Cover

Bolebroke Castle
Lynton Miniature Railway
Technology: Miniature Wheel Notation
The Miniature Railway Museum Trust
Royal Victoria Railway
Where to Go 2009: Six of the Best Miniatures

9 Miniature Railway Issue 9 Cover

Packers Hill Light Railway
The Dobwalls Collection
Driving Experience
Bickington Steam Railway
Coniston Miniature Railway
Build Your Own Railway

8 Miniature Railway Magazine Issue 8 Cover

Peter’s Railway
The Torry Hill Miniature Railway
Roger Marsh & Tinkerbell
Stapleford Miniature Railway
Two Pennies and a BentMug
Build Your Own Railway

7 Miniature Railway Magazine Issue 7 Cover

North Bay Railway
Mapping Miniatures
The Strawberry Line
Wolds Way Lavender
Gas Producer Combustion Systems
Build Your Own Railway!

6 Miniature Railway Magazine Issue 6 Cover

The Joys of Life Miniature Railway
The Heatherslaw Light Railway
The Shillingstone Light Railway
Build Your Own Railway!

5 Miniature Railway Magazine Issue 5 Cover

Out & About: Heywood Special
The Cleethorpes Coast Light Railway
The Beer Heights Light Railway
Syon Park & Barrington Court
Build Your Own Railway

4 Miniature Railway Magazine Issue 4 Cover

Passenger-Carrying Miniature Railways
Book review: Change Here for a Walk in the Woods
The Exbury Steam Railway
Narrow Gauge: Hythe Pier & Dodding’s Farm
Club Profiles: Purbeck
Memories of Model & Miniature
Build Your Own Railway

3 Miniature Railway Magazine Issue 3 Cover

Review: Rule of Thumb
Review: Farewell to Sherman Hill (DVD)
Tested: DrainBrain
Articulated Locomotives
The Forest Railway (Dobwalls)
Diary of a Small Locomotive
Planning Permission
Neville’s Garden Railway
Building a Railway

2 Miniature Railway Magazine Issue 2 Cover

Oakhill Manor Railway
History: Miniature Pioneers – Greenly and Heywood
Social Services
Micro Gauge
Building a Steam Locomotive

1 Miniature Railway Magazine Issue 1 Cover

Review: Dorset & Somerset Narrow Gauge
Longleat Railway
Battle of the Gauges
Speed Records
Poole Park Railway
Building a Steam Locomotive