Dr Mike Esbester introduces a new resource from the ‘Railway Work, Life & Death’ project to coincide with Disability History Month.
Peter Thorpe digs deeper into the history of the building which still stands in the museum’s car park.
Dr Mike Esbester explores the latest goings-on from an important collaborative railway research project.
Senior Curator Anthony Coulls discusses the National Railway Museum’s partnership with Sierra Leone’s railway museum.
This week we’re celebrating the 10th anniversary of the opening of Search Engine, our library and archive centre.
Archives and Records Management Masters student Philippa Turner delves into the delights of our archives.
To mark Disability History Month, Mike Esbester explores what historically happened after a railway accident.
A useful new resource will help anyone interested in the history of the Midland Railway.
Cataloguing the archive collection of Harold Holcroft’s papers has revealed an insight into the man’s life.
Exploring the archives sheds light on the early links between railways and crime.
How were London’s main transport arteries constructed?
From Brazil to India and Japan, what can railway manufacturers’ archives tell us about key moments in rail history around the world?