Manx Steam Railway News

Manx Steam Railway News is the journal of the Isle of Man Steam Railway Supporters' Association, incorporating news, views and recent events on the Isle of Man Railway, historical articles of interest and a selection of colour and B&W photographs from various eras.

Complimentary and sent by post to our members, but also available to buy from a selection of book shops and coffee shops across the Island or from our own Online Shop, usually 2 months after publication.

Current retail stockists:
-  The Tram Junction, Laxey
-  Lexicon Bookshop, Douglas
-  The Bridge Bookshop, Port Erin
-  The Bridge Bookshop, Ramsey

The Editor will be pleased to receive contributions of articles and historical photographs for inclusion in future issues of the journal. Contributors should note that the Association may also publish submitted articles or photographs on our website in the future.  To contact the Editor, please email

Views expressed in the journal are not necessarily those of the Isle of Man Steam Railway Supporters' Association or its directors.

Manx Steam Railway News - Archive Selection

Available from the Association's online archive, a selection of past editions of our journal for viewing online and to download with our compliments. Click on the cover image to open the PDF format journal in a separate browser tab.
No.1 - Jan 1967
No.45 - July 1977
No.61 - Winter 1981
No.148 - Spring 2009
No.20 - Sept 1971
No.54 - Oct 1979
No.108 - Spring 1994
No.3 - July 1967
No.24 - Sept 1972
No.60 - Autumn 1981
No.124 - Summer 1999