Friends of the National Railway Museum
South of England Group


Diary Event for Monday, 14 October 2019

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Date : Monday, 14 October 2019 at 18:15:00
Subject : British Veterans at Home and Overseas
Speaker : Nick Lera
  Nick Lera will present another programme of his railway films, featuring British locomotives at work in this country and overseas:
1. Great Northern Railway ‘Single’ on the Great Central Railway at Loughborough, with the NRM's late lamented Chief Mechanical Engineer John Bellwood.
2. Stephenson locomotives in Turkey and Jordan.
3. Hunslet 3-footers in the Andes.
4. Yorkshire Engine Company wood-burning locomotives on Paraguay's main line.

Entry is £3 per head to help cover the meeting cost, including tea or coffee which is available before the meeting. Doors open at 18.15, talks begin at 18.45 and meetings finish by 20.45. All FNRM members are very welcome, as are guests and visitors.
Venue Address : St Paul's Church and Community Centre
5 Rossmore Road
Directions : The venue is on the west side (Paddington direction) of Marylebone Station, about 200 yards up Harewood Avenue, left on to Rossmore Road, and the church entrance is about 50 yards on the left. Bus numbers 189 (Marble Arch – Brent Cross) and 139 (Waterloo – Golders Green) stop outside the church entrance. The nearest tube stations are Marylebone Station and Baker Street.
Map : Highslide JS
Contact : meetings@nrmfriends-south.org.uk