Photographic Archives Volunteer Nick sheds some light on an unusual discovery.
Delve into intriguing and unexpected finds from our extensive archive of railway records, working drawings, personal papers, photographs and more.
Tim Else talks us through the Alan Jackson Index project, which is now available online.
Dr Mike Esbester introduces a new resource from the ‘Railway Work, Life & Death’ project to coincide with Disability History Month.
Dr Mike Esbester digs deeper into records from the Fallen Railwaymen database.
Peter Thorpe digs deeper into the history of the building which still stands in the museum’s car park.
Author Susan Major provides an insight into life as a woman working on the railways in wartime.
Exciting things are on the horizon for our collaborative project on the history of railway safety.
Dr Mike Esbester explores the latest goings-on from an important collaborative railway research project.
Archives and Records Management Masters student Philippa Turner delves into the delights of our archives.
A useful new resource will help anyone interested in the history of the Midland Railway.
A wartime winter and a surprise railway journey are at the heart of our latest short fiction instalment.