World speed record plaque, London & North Eastern Railway

Made:
1948
maker:
Unidentified

Locomotive plaque, London & North Eastern Railway, 'LNER on 3rd July 1938. This locomotive attained a world speed record for steam traction of 126 miles per hour'. Chrome and red laurel wreath, commemorative plaque for 'Mallard' in wooden case. Overall: 452 mm x 465 mm x 85 mm.

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Details

Category:
Locomotives and Rolling Stock Components
Object Number:
1983-7778
Materials:
chrome and wood (unidentified)
type:
plaque
taxonomy:

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