Delving into the GEC Traction archive reveals a fascinating slice of engineering history.
In preparation for our exhibition Destination Stations, Ellen Tait takes a look through the Network Rail archives.
Charlotte Dennard explains the mammoth task of cataloguing our biggest archive collection—not a job for the faint-hearted!
Poetry about the building of a railway bridge? Our fascinating archive collection has it all.
Our archive collections shed light on historic railway carriage interiors.
Get into the jubilee spirit with some festive photographs from our collection.
Archivist Alison Kay shares a fascinating discovery she recently made in our collection.
Peter explores the history of the printed version of the National Rail Timetable as it reaches the end of its life.
Anne McLean delves into the fascinating story behind a seemingly mundane letter recently found within the museum’s archive collections.
Nick explores a 1926 collection of photographs taken at Hull Docks, a facility with close links to the railway industry.
A trawl through the Yorath Lewis archive sheds light on an experimental railway design built for 1924’s British Empire Exhibition.
IRS regular Jonathan recaps seminars from 2017 and 2018 for those curious about what goes on.