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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.

A glimpse into the history of the ‘Concrete Works’

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/the-concrete-works/
By Peter Thorpe

Peter Thorpe digs deeper into the history of the building which still stands in the museum’s car park.

Railway Work, Life & Death—latest from the project

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/railway-work-life-death-latest-from-the-project/
By Mike Esbester

Dr Mike Esbester explores the latest goings-on from an important collaborative railway research project.

From York to Sierra Leone—a tale of two railway museums

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/from-york-to-sierra-leone-a-tale-of-two-railway-museums/
By Anthony Coulls

Senior Curator Anthony Coulls discusses the National Railway Museum’s partnership with Sierra Leone’s railway museum.

Search Engine – the first 10 years

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/search-engine-the-first-10-years/
By Peter Thorpe

This week we’re celebrating the 10th anniversary of the opening of Search Engine, our library and archive centre.

A Tail from the Cuthbert Grasemann Archive

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/tail-from-the-cuthbert-grasemann-archive/
By Philippa Turner

Archives and Records Management Masters student Philippa Turner delves into the delights of our archives.

Disability History Month: Of accidents and prosthetics

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/disability-history-month-of-accidents-and-prosthetics/
By Mike Esbester

To mark Disability History Month, Mike Esbester explores what historically happened after a railway accident.

New Resource – Midland Railway Timetable Finding Aid

https://blog.railwaymuseum.org.uk/new-midland-railway-timetable-finding-aid/
By David Geldard and Roy Burrows

A useful new resource will help anyone interested in the history of the Midland Railway.

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