The beautiful Norfolk & Western passenger train, the Powhatan Arrow. Built in the Roanoke shops, this J class steam engine was capable of a sustained speed of It often exceeded along tracks beside New River. I rode this train with my Grand
The year is the Pennsylvania Railroad makes a decision to scrap the last surviving Locomotives. Fast forward nearly 60 years, a Trust is born to right this wrong and bring back to life this engineering marvel.
London and North Eastern Railway Class - Number 4468 Mallard is a LNER Class Pacific steam locomotive built in the and designed by Gresley. A wind-tunnel tested, aerodynamic body allowed it to reach speeds of over
Number 4468 Mallard in York. Number 4468 Mallard is a London and North Eastern Railway Class Pacific steam locomotive built at Doncaster, England in It is historically significant as the holder of the world speed record for steam locomotives.