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.
Mick from ICT reveals a family passion for railways big and small.
The loco is starting to resemble a Pacific as the rebuild continues.
A trawl through the Yorath Lewis archive sheds light on an experimental railway design built for 1924’s British Empire Exhibition.
It’s a team effort to get the tank lifted to accommodate the frames in the next phase of the restoration.
Welding. painting and snagging are the order of the day as the restoration steams through the summer.
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As Locomotion celebrates its 15th anniversary, former National Railway Museum director Andrew Scott shares his memories.
A look over the evolution of the FNRM group, created in 2005.
In the workshop, progress is being made on the historic locomotive.