Flying Scotsman

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The fame of the LNER A3 Pacific Flying Scotsman originated with its 100mph speed record, set in 1934, but was consolidated in retirement as one of the first preserved steam engines, touring to Australia, Canada and America. This biography of the locomotive explains why it was so special when built in 1923 and chronicles the eventful career that earned it pride of place at the National Railway Museum.

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Flying Scotsman

Flying Scotsman

The Extraordinary Story of the World's Most Famous Train

Aurum2015

Hardback272pp198x129mm

9781845133702     Product Code: 505354

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The fame of the LNER A3 Pacific Flying Scotsman originated with its 100mph speed record, set in 1934, but was consolidated in retirement as one of the first preserved steam engines, touring to Australia, Canada and America. This biography of the locomotive explains why it was so special when built in 1923 and chronicles the eventful career that earned it pride of place at the National Railway Museum.

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