A personal view of my interaction with the National Railway Museum. A huge collection was purchased by the museum from us in 2009. Their main outstation at Shildon happens to be much nearer home. 35 miles rather than 100.
Sunday, 8 July 2012
NRM official line on the Mallard 75th record anniversary
great spectacle, a few RNF raised eyebrows, "35 A4s were built, but
only six survive". 6/35ths of the class? How many more is there room
for? How about an entire new build one with which to break Mallard's
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