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A year at the National Railway Museum

I can’t quite believe that it’s a year last week since I joined the NRM.  First up was a tour of the Museum where I met a lot of people and instantly forgot all their names. I was then asked to have my photograph taken … Continue reading

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New faces at York and Shildon

As before, lots has gone on since my last entry, much of it paperwork, research and so on, but there are some new faces around the turntable at York – two returnees and a new guest. Green Arrow and Evening … Continue reading

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The week in pictures at the NRM

Well, not entirely true – you wouldn’t want to see hours in front of the computer screen, or people sitting in meetings, or the hours travelling to or from York! However, despite the busyness of the last seven days, I’ve … Continue reading

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Edward McKnight Kauffer

A couple of weeks ago one of our star posters went out on loan to the Yale Centre for British Art at Yale University in America. The poster by Edward McKnight Kauffer was made for the Great Western Railway in … Continue reading

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