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Ian Allan

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December 1957.

Ian Allan (1922-2015), Publisher of Ian Allan Group

1922 June 29th. Born

1942 First published 'The ABC of Southern Railway Locomotives'

1947 Married Molly Franklin and they had two sons

1992 Autobiography 'Driven by Steam'

2015 June 28th. Died

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