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The Great Gathering The last six surviving LNER Class A4 steam…

The Great Gathering

The last six surviving LNER Class A4 steam locomotives, together in Liverpool.

No. 4468 Mallard, second from the right, set the world land speed record for a steam locomotive on July 3rd, 1938, reaching just over 125 miles per hour — a record which still stands.

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