Experiences of a Temporary Fireman - The Railway Magazine, December 1961.
The L.T. & S. 2-6-4 tanks - Railway World, May 1962.
The Train Brain Drain by Alan Road - The Guardian, 6 July 1968.
You Didn't See a Thing Did You - Branchline, January 1971.
How Tom Price met his match - Branchline, January 1972.
Preparing a meal railroad style - Branchline, April 1972.
The Next Train on Platform Four may Blow Up - Branchline, January 1974.
Put Her Back on the Way She Came Off - Branchline, March 1974.
All in a Night's Work - Branchline, December 1974.
Signalbox Trainee - Branchline, September 1975.
How to Bend the Rules - Branchline, December 1975.
British Steam Notes - Branchline, September 1977.
There Must be a Better Way - Branchline, May 1980.
The Paper War - Branchline, August 1980.
Railway Wars - Part I, The Whistle War - Branchline, June/July 1981.
Railway Wars - Part II, The Great Chrysanthemum Crisis - Branchline, September 1981.
Clun Castle on the 1615 Paddington - Unpublished
Railway Wars - III. The Wantage Tramway - Branchline, June/July 1982.
Railway Wars - IV. The Kettle Caper and the Newspaper War.
God's Wonderful 3461 - Branchline, March 1985.
Cleaning GWR Locomotives - Branchline, July/August 1985.
More Great Westernry - Branchline, July/August 1985.
Other Related Duties - Branchline October 1985.
A Week on British Railways - Branchline, November 1986.
Welsh Quarry Locomotives - Branchline, May 1988.
On the Runners - Branchline, November 1988.
Boarding and Leaving the Train - Branchline, November 1990.
Great Northern, Great Eastern, Great Scott! - Branchline, December 1990
Locomotive Fireman - Shoeburyness - Steam Days, June 1992.
Clandestine Journey - Steam Days, August 1992.
Reading Fireman - Steam Days, September 1992.
A Castle on the Worcester Road - Steam Days, May 1993.
Clun Castle - Branchline, October 1994.
Diesel Dawn - A Personal Experience of the Transition from Steam to Diesel - British Railways Illustrated, April 1995.
Close Encounter with a King - Branchline, March 2006.
Three Bridges: Moveable, Immovable and Removable! - The Interchange, September 2007.
How did locomotive crews cope in the Severn Tunnel? - Steam World, September 2007.
Oh! Mr. Wheel Tapper - The Interchange, November 2007.
Out of Gas - Ottawa Central Railway, Spareboard, August 2008.
Railroaders - Interchange, June 2009.
Signalbox and Interlocking Etiquette - Interchange, October 2009.
High Speed Trains in England - Interchange, December 2009
Railway Tea Tales - Cold Tea: The Strike - Interchange June 2010
Exploding Whistles - Interchange September 2014
The Statfold Barn Railway - Branchline December 2014
Dirty Tricks - Interchange March 2015
Assistant Station Manager - Reading - Unpublished
Pigeon Traffic - Interchange September 2015
How I Became Hooked - Interchange December 2015
The Price of a Ride- Interchange, May 2016