Dartmoor Peckett Stalking Log 6: Peckett Drawings 185 miles from their birthplace

Of all the places I go to by train, very few become ritual haunts; one such place is York, can you guess why? If you said “National Railway Museum?”, you get no cookie, sorry :(, although you do get one if you added “You’re looking for Search Engine” :) 728 more words

Lee Moor

Under a Q1

Good evening,

Last week I was on a family holiday back to my home town in Yorkshire and what sort of steam enthusiast doesn’t pop by the National Railway Museum whilst in the neighbourhood? 185 more words

Brookes Castle

A Steampunk Moment

Steam Engine Cabin, National Railway Museum

There’s something wonderful about steam power. Even though it belongs to an earlier age, it feels full of optimism. Maybe that’s part of the appeal of the genre of Steampunk. 75 more words

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Delicious Catherine's Choice Chutneys from the National Railway Museum shop!

We always love to read about (and taste!) something delicious and the Catherine’s Choice Chutneys from the National Railway Museum shop are right up our street. 35 more words

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Add vintage style to your kitchen with the NRM's Kitchen Timer, as seen in Good Homes

We’re going baking crazy with the National Railway Museum Shop‘s Retro Timer. Whether you’re cooking or baking, this is the perfect kitchen accessory for creating delicious feasts for friends and family – and we are delighted… 24 more words

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60103 Flying Scotsman - July 2015 Update

Tonight we have a quick Flying Scotsman update.  Progress towards arguably the most controversial overhaul of a steam locomotive are making more significant and positive steps that should help see it returned to steam in 2015. 112 more words

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Swindon 175

2016 will be 175 years since Daniel Gooch recommended to Isambard Kingdom Brunel to locate the Great Western Railway’s main locomotive works in Swindon.  Located half way between Bristol and Reading, Swindon was an ideal location.  393 more words

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