Joint Line


‘Joint Line’ is the journal of the M&GN Joint Railway Society and is delivered free to members four times a year. 

It offers full and in-depth articles of all aspects of the Society and North Norfolk Railway, covering the preceding three months.

Regular items include: 

  • The Society View - news from the Society Chairman 

  • The NNR View - news from the NNR Managing Director 

  • Day to Day on the NNR - news from the NNR General Manager 

  • Club and Membership news 

  • Society and NNR steam and diesel locomotive updates 

  • Progress on boilers and other heavy repair work being carried out by North Norfolk Railway Engineering 

  • Holt model railway report 

  • NNR Carriage and Wagon news 

  • Society Carriage and Wagon news 

  • Signal and Telegraph department report 

  • William Marriott Museum news 

  • Infrastructure updates 

There are also regular railway history articles including: 

  • Regular articles from noted railway historian and author Adrian Vaughan 

  • Features and recollections from retired railwaymen 

  • From the Sidings - another regular feature focusing on artefacts from the Society-owned William Marriott Museum collection 

  • Locomotive histories of recent and visiting locomotives to the NNR 

  • ‘Thirty Years Ago’ - a regular look back at old ‘Joint Line’ journals

Please note, that whilst the majority of Joint Line issues are posted via Royal Mail, issues for members living in Norfolk may be hand posted by Society volunteers, for which there may be slight time variances in arrival before or after posting. Hand posting by volunteers saves us several thousand pounds a year.

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