Railway Performance Society Magazine - Milepost

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Jun/06 - Scheduled 100mph trains Scheduled 100mph trains
Scheduled 100mph trains have been updated.

Apr/24 - Mass Timing Day 2022
Mass Timing Day 2022

Apr/08 - Horsepower and average gradient calculator

As Ian Umpleby has added gradient data in detail to most of the distance charts, a block calculator has been added to the “INFO: horsepower and average gradient calculator” section on the left hand task bar, that allows members to copy the relevant four columns of the distance charts and paste to the block calculator (tab coloured red) which automatically calculates the average gradient. 

 

 

 

 

 

Jan/18 - Milepost index
The Milepost index (in INFO/Milepost/Milepost online) has been updated up to Milepost 42¾

Feb/07 - RPS Class 47 performance logs published in Modern Locomotives Illustrated

The Railway Performance Society is pleased to announce that data from its vast archive of locomotive and train performance logs has been published in the latest edition of Modern Locomotives Illustrated magazine - Class 47's part 2 - on sale Jan 29 2010.

RPS members are warmly invited to submit suitable logs and accompanying commentary for future editions of the magazine. Please contact us at press.office at railperf.org.uk, or use the contact button on the website.

Next articles to feature in MLI are:

·         Issue 182 - The Class 57s - On sale 26 March 2010, contributions required no later than 1 Dec 2009 - Now complete

·         Issue 183 - The Eastern Region Electric Units - On sale 28 May 2010, contributions required no later than 1 Feb 2010 - Now complete

·         Issue 184 - The Class 33s - On sale 30 July 2010, contributions required no later than 1 Apr 2010

·         Issue 185 - The BTC and BR Prototype Locomotives - On sale 24 September 2010, contributions required no later than 1 June 2010

·         Issue 186 - the Classes 14, 15, 16, and 17 Locomotives - On sale 26 November 2010, contributions required no later than 1 August 2010

·         Issue 187 - The Class 56 Locomotives - On sale 28 January 2011, contributions required no later than 1 October 2010

·         Issue 188 - The Class 67 Locomotives - On sale 25 March 2011, contributions required no later than 1 December 2010

·         Issue 189 - The Class 30-31 Locomotives - On sale 27 May 2011, contributions required no later than 1 February 2011

RPS Archives

The new RPS Archives Search Engine with greatly enhanced search features to facilitate easier usage from its own dedicated website is now online. This has replaced the old Database Search facility from the RPS Website and can be found here

 

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