Monthly Archives: December 2011

The secret life of a museum exhibit

The Lancashire & Yorkshire Railway signalling school layout (L&Y) was built in 1912 to teach railway workers the art of signalling trains. You might imagine that this training aid from the Edwardian age would have no place on the 21st … Continue reading

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Staff diaries: Interpretation developer

The first in a series of short blog posts where a member of the National Railway Museum briefly outlines their week. I’m Ellen Tait and I work as an Interpretation Developer, putting together exhibitions for our new Art Gallery space. … Continue reading

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