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Trams, buses and TGVs – drawings from the GEC archives

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/gec-archive-drawings/
By Charlotte Dennard

Delving into the GEC Traction archive reveals a fascinating slice of engineering history.

Researching at the Network Rail archives

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/research-at-the-network-rail-archives/
By Ellen Tait

In preparation for our exhibition Destination Stations, Ellen Tait takes a look through the Network Rail archives.

Engineered to perfection: cataloguing the GEC Traction Archives

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/engineered-to-perfection/
By Charlotte Dennard

Charlotte Dennard explains the mammoth task of cataloguing our biggest archive collection—not a job for the faint-hearted!

Poetry in Motion: Verses and Odes from the archives

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/poetry-in-motion/
By Alison Kay

Poetry about the building of a railway bridge? Our fascinating archive collection has it all.

Diagrams, deers and decor: lighting represented in railway engineering archives

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/diagrams-deers-and-decor-lighting-represented-in-railway-engineering-archives/
By Alison Kay

Our archive collections shed light on historic railway carriage interiors.

Celebrating the Jubilee: royal photos from our archives

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/celebrating-the-jubilee-royal-photos-from-our-archives/
By Alice Coltman

Get into the jubilee spirit with some festive photographs from our collection.

New finds from the NRM archives: Brunel and atmospheric railways

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/new-finds-from-the-nrm-archives-brunel-and-atmospheric-railways/
By Alison Kay

Archivist Alison Kay shares a fascinating discovery she recently made in our collection.

The Kenneth Cantlie Archive

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/the-kenneth-cantlie-archive/
By Leena Lindell

Cantlie Project Archivist Leena Lindell shares the story of a man who travelled the world and carved his career in the railways of three continents.

Rocket, Railtrack and a history of design

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/rocket-railtrack-and-a-history-of-design/
By Karen Baker

Five drawings of Rocket are among the latest collections now available in Search Engine.

Can you help on Transcription Tuesday?

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/can-you-help-on-transcription-tuesday/
By Mike Esbester

Dr Mike Esbester needs a hand on 5 February—here’s why.

Daddy long-legs—a weird and wonderful railway

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/daddy-long-legs-a-weird-and-wonderful-railway/
By Nick Ansell

Photographic Archives Volunteer Nick sheds some light on an unusual discovery.

Railway Workers After the Accident

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/railway-workers-after-the-accident/
By Mike Esbester

Dr Mike Esbester introduces a new resource from the ‘Railway Work, Life & Death’ project to coincide with Disability History Month.

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